International Academic Exchange and Collaboration Centre


The International Academic Exchange and Collaboration Centre at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University is a multi-functional building, put into use in 2016. The building covers a total construction area of 12,400 square metres and is located on XJTLU’s South Campus, within the Suzhou Education and Innovation District.

The Centre was designed to accommodate and facilitate exchange, providing a flexible, high-quality venue for meetings and large-scale events. It offers the latest in meeting technologies, as well as a range of facilities including lecture theatres, meeting rooms, dining options and lounge spaces. No matter what event you’re planning, the International Academic Exchange and Collaboration Centre at XJTLU can accommodate it.

Lecture halls

The Centre has two lecture theatres. The larger 400-seat theatre is equipped with wide-view LED screens, a simultaneous interpreting system and a high-definition meeting recording system. The smaller 200-seat theatre is equipped with large projector screens and a speaker system. Both are designed to meet the requirements of high-profile events.

Dining facilities

There is a range of dining options housed within the Centre, including the two large East and West dining halls. The East Dining Hall offers Chinese cuisine, can host around 220 people and has four private dining rooms. The West Dining Hall offers Western-style food and can accommodate up to 100 people. Both halls can host a variety of dinner meetings.

Executive and exchange spaces

The Centre has two dedicated spaces designed for unofficial meetings and leisure time, in which guests can socialise over coffee or tea. The Executive Space features Western design elements and can host around 60 people, while the Exchange Space is styled like a Chinese tea house and can accommodate around 20 people.

Meeting rooms

The Centre has nine executive meeting rooms that can hold events of between 10 and 50 attendees. Each meeting room has a unique design and facilities that can be flexibly arranged according to need. All rooms are equipped with projectors or televisions, while larger rooms also have speaker systems.

'Scholars’ Suites’

The Centre offers around 40 one-bedroom, two-bedroom and executive-size suites that can be booked on a short-term basis.


For enquiries please call:

+86 (0) 512 8816 1074 (Lecture halls/Meeting rooms/Executive and Exchange Spaces)
+86 (0) 512 6288 0377 (East Dining Hall)
+86 (0) 512 6288 6665 (West Dining Hall)
+86 (0) 512 8188 8360 (‘Scholars’ Suites’)