Local SIM Card
There are currently three Chinese mobile service providers that have branches located on the Tsinghua University campus:
Located at C Building and Zhaolanyuan (C楼, 照澜院)
Located close to Teaching Building 5 (五教附近)
Located at Zhaolanyuan (照澜院)
When purchasing a Chinese SIM card, students must bring along the following:
· Original passport
· RMB in cash
· The national code for China is 86, and the Beijing telephone area code is 010.
· After purchasing a Chinese SIM card, students should memorize their new Mainland Chinese phone number.
· A Mainland Chinese mobile phone number is required in order to apply for a Chinese bank card.