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Zhejiang Yuexiu University is located in the city of Shaoxing, in Chinas eastern Zhejiang Province. Shaoxing is just one and a half hours from Shanghai by train, and only a 40 minute road journey from Hangzhou International Airport, 23 mins by express train to Hangzhou where G20 take place.




Zhejiang Yuexiu University is a full-time institute of tertiary education, recognised by Chinas National Ministry of Education. Today, the university has two campuses  the Jishan Campus and the Jinhu Campus approximately a 20-30 minute bus ride apart. A total of ten, specialised colleges are distributed across the twin campuses. The colleges are:


The College of English

The College of Euro-languages

The College of Oriental Languages

The College of International Business

The College of Network Communication

The College of Hotel Management

The UIndy International College

The College of Adult Education

The College of Chinese Language


There are 23 different majors available to students, at undergraduate and higher vocational levels. When it comes to the number of registered students and language courses available, the University is the largest of its kind.


The university has more than 17,000 full-time undergraduates and vocational students, taught by over 800 full-time teachers: including more than 100 foreign teachers from 20 different countries.



Teaching Positions Available at Yuexiu:


Teachers of Business and English Literature

Teachers of French, German, Spanish, Italian

Teachers of Hotel Management


Requirements for Candidates:


 Bachelors degree or above

 3 years teaching experience.

 TESOL/ESL certificate

 Physically healthy, easy-going, open-minded and cooperative

 Under the age of 60


Documents required:


 A photocopy of your current passport showing its expiry date

 Photocopies of your degree certificate(s) and degree authentication

 Current CV with the names and contact details of two referees

 TESOL. certificate (or equivalent)

 Reference letter from your present or most recent employer

 Recent health check report

 Recent photo

 No criminal record


Workloads and benefits:


Teaching hours: 16 periods  per week

 Monthly salary: 7000RMB and above depending on experience and qualifications

Travel allowance: 2200RMB per year

International travel allowance of RMB 11000 per year

Accommodation: Furnished apartment with facilities including TV, AC, free Internet access

Free Chinese classes

Free seminars on teaching development


Visa application guide:


Before arrival

Teachers must provide the documents required and a signed copy of the draft contract.

Yuexiu will apply to the local Foreign Expert Bureau for a work permit.

Yuexiu will apply to the local Foreign Affairs Office for a work visa invitation.

Yuexiu will send the work permit and work visa invitation (originals) to applicants.

 Teachers apply to their local Chinese embassy for a work (Z) visa.


After arrival

Teachers register at local PSB within 24 hours of arrival.

Yuexiu will organize local health check for teachers.

Yuexiu will purchase safety insurance for teachers.

Yuexiu will apply for the expert certificate for teachers.

Teachers apply for a residence permit (multiple entries allowed into China within the valid date).


Welcome to Foreign teachers' community


There are a number of volunteer foreign teachers and students who help build a vibrant community for anyone working at Yuexiu. Their role is to support  teachers, as they adjust to teaching and living in China. Throughout the semester, a range of activities and events are organized to help make you feel at home. Your Yuexiu experience will begin with being met at airport. After that, expect to be invited to discussions on effective teaching practices, language lessons, movie screenings, themed parties, music and dance evenings, communal dinners, and weekend trips to attractions in the province.




Ying Xu


Zhejiang Yuexiu University

Address: No.2801 Middle Qunxian Road, Shaoxing. Zhejiang. 312000. China.

Tel: 0575-89114107

Fax: 0575-89114107



Address: No.428 Kuaiji Road, Yue Cheng District, Shaoxing, Zhejiang, China. Postal code 312000.
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