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Banking and Postal Services

Banking and Postal Services


RMB is the only currency used in China. The currency is abbreviated as RMB, and its unit is denoted in Yuan. RMB comes in 10 denominations, namely 100yuan, 50yuan, 20yuan, 10yuan, 5yuan, 1yuan, 50 cents, 10 cents, 5 cents, 1 cent. 1 yuan, 50 cents, 10 cents, 5 cents and 1 cent come in coins and everything else is in notes.

Money Exchange

GBP, HKD, EUR, USD, JPY, CAD, AUD and other currencies can be exchanged to RMB.
The following 7 types of cards can be used to exchange money in China as well: American Express, Mastercard, VISA, Dinner’s Club Card, JCB, Million Card, Federal Card Please only change money at the bank and not with random strangers, to avoid being scammed. Branches of major national banks such as Bank of China, Agricultural Bank of China, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Construction Bank of China are all situated near school. These banks all have money exchange services.
Bank of China——Hotline:95566
Branches near school:
1. Bei Tai Ping Zhuang Branch:
Opposite East Gate, beside International Students Dorm 2 Tel:51603293。
2. Wen Hui Yuan Branch:
200 meters south of West Gate,Tel:62276865。
Industrial and Commercial Bank of China—— Hotline:95588
Xiao Xi Tian Branch:200 meters south of Jingshi Building
Agricultural Bank of China—— Hotline:95599
Xin Jie Kou Outer Street Branch:Opposite East Gate, Tel:62027318
Construction Bank of China—— Hotline:95533
Xiao Xi Tian Savings:Opposite west gate, Tel:62273182
Bei Tai Ping Zhuang Savings:200 meters north of East Gate。Tel:62048799
Guangdong Development Bank——Tel:95508
Xin Jie Kou Outer Street Branch: Beside Jingshi Building, Tel: 62200221

Post Office

☆ On campus post office:
Beijing Normal University China Post——Tel:58806172
Opening Hours:9:30-17:00(Closed on Sunday; Holidays10:00—16:00)
Friendly reminder: Passport verification are required during package collection. If you do not have your passport, please come to ISO to get a proof of identity.
☆ Off campus post office:
Bei Tai Ping Zhuang Post Office——Tel:62011840
Opening hrs:08:30-18:00
Friendly reminder:Passport is required for collection of parcel.
Xiao Xi Tian Post Office(Opposite Jingshi Building )——Tel:62216143
Opening hrs: 9:30-17:00 (Closed on Saturday)
Friendly Reminder:No package collection