Accommodation

We guarantee all students accommodation near to our beautiful campus.

Life at XJTLU

The accommodation facilities our students stay in are located within the Suzhou Dushu Lake Science and Education Innovation District (SEID) and managed privately by the Suzhou Industrial Park Education Development and Investment Limited Company.

You will receive information about your accommodation options once you have received your unconditional offer. We will assist in booking accommodation once you have paid your deposit to secure your place at XJTLU. Where possible, we will try to allocate you to your first choices. However, due to supply and demand, we may not be able to satisfy your first choice.

Accommodation options for international students

All international students are guaranteed accommodation throughout their study at XJTLU. Accommodation options range from studios to six-bedroom apartments (subject to availability with preference given to advanced bookings).

Parfait International Apartment

The Parfait International Apartment mainly provides accommodation to international students from all over the world. With well-equipped facilities, considerate service, and an international living atmosphere, it also creates a good learning and living environment.

There are two types of apartment available; either four- or six-bedroom, each with ensuite rooms, a shared couch area and kitchen. Bedrooms and the living room have heating. A television is provided in each apartment.

Location: Wencui Plaza, No. 8 Xuetang Street, Dushu Lake Science and Education Innovation District, Suzhou Industrial Park
Number of rooms: 1008
Daily rent: Depending on the length of the tenancy contract, the current daily rent is between RMB 40-128.
Internet: All rooms come with a cable internet connection. Tenants should buy their own router if they want a Wi-Fi connection.
Reservation: Booking with ISRS is required if students want to live in Parfait International Apartment.

Parfait Hotel and Apartment

Located in the same area as Parfait International Apartment, Parfait Hotel and Apartment mainly provides single studio rooms to tenants who prefer more privacy.

Location: Wencui Plaza, No. 8 Xuetang Street, Dushu Lake Science and Education Innovation District, Suzhou Industrial Park
Number of rooms: 387
Daily rent: Depending on the length of the tenancy contract and the type of the room, the current daily rent is between RMB 60-150.
Internet: Not included. Tenants have to purchase their own internet connection.
Reservation: Booking with ISRS is required if students want to live in Parfait Hotel and Apartment.

MBA Apartments

The MBA Apartments are mainly two- or three-bedroom apartments. Apartments have a shared bathroom. The shared lounge contains a water dispenser, television, refrigerator and microwave. There are no separate kitchens in these apartments.

Tenancy is for a whole apartment, and tenants have to find their own roommates. Apartments cannot be let to single individuals. Reservation can be made with MBA directly or through ISRS when roommates are found.

Location: Wenxing Plaza, No. 621 Linquan Street, Dushu Lake Science and Education Innovation District, Suzhou Industrial Park
Number of apartments: 402
Daily rent: Depending on the length of the contract and type of apartment, the current daily rent range is between RMB 118-165.

All accommodation bookings are subject to availability and prices may fluctuate from those advertised here. In order to check current availability and prices please email [email protected].

Accommodation options for Mainland Chinese students

Undergraduate

  • Four students sharing one dormitory room
  • Fee: RMB 2,200 per bed per academic year (excluding utilities and internet fees).

Masters

  • Two students share one dormitory room
  • Fee: RMB 2,750 per bed per academic year (excluding utilities and internet fees).

PhD

  • One PhD student in one dormitory room
  • Fee: RMB 3,850 per dorm per academic year (excluding utilities and internet fees).

Home from home

Close to campus

Accommodation options are all within walking distance of our campus meaning you can get to lectures, visit the library and spend time on campus easily and quickly.

Student community

Being located in the Dushu Lake Science and Education Innovation District means we are surrounded by countless other universities and their students, meaning there are abundant affordable places to eat and regular events taking place to keep you entertained.

Cost of living

Suzhou boasts a reasonable cost of living. Accommodation expenses (excluding utilities and internet access) vary depending on the type of accommodation you choose.

Access to the city

It’s easy to get a taxi or bus from our accommodation to other areas of Suzhou for socialising, cultural trips or shopping.