🇬🇧The most complete answers about tuberculosis while studying abroad

Frequently asked questions about tuberculosis while studying abroad

Q: When will the tuberculosis test be done?

A: The tuberculosis test report🈶️ is valid for 6 months, so make sure it is still valid on the day you apply for your study visa online. When applying online, you must scan the pdf version of the tuberculosis report.

If you are applying for a visa in September, it is best to apply between March and June.

Q: Do I need to make an appointment in advance for tuberculosis testing?

A: Yes! Generally, you need to call or make an appointment on the WeChat applet two or three days in advance ( one week in advance in big cities). The staff will inform you in advance of the documents required for tuberculosis testing. During the epidemic, you also need to bring the nucleic acid test within 48 hours. Send the negative report to the testing center ~ You must arrange a time to do the nucleic acid test one day in advance!

QWhat documents are required for tuberculosis testing?

1. Original price of passport and two copies of passport first page

2. Original price of ID card

3. Two 2-inch color photos with white background ( ❗️ last 6 months showing clear facial features)

4. Postal codes and detailed addresses of British schools and British dormitories

5.🇨🇳Residential address and postal code

6.💰 550 Some🏥only accept cash💰 ….

Q: Where can I get tuberculosis testing?

A: Not just any hospital can do it. There is a certain institution. Only the report issued by the certain institution is valid! They are in Beijing, Chengdu, Chongqing, Fuzhou, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Harbin, Jinan, Nanjing, Shanghai, Shenyang, Shenzhen, Wuhan, and Xi'an (phone number and address are shown in the picture)

Q: When will the test results be available?

A: If there are no abnormalities in the results, it usually does not exceed 24 hours 🉑️For example, if you do it in the morning and in the afternoon, you can get it in the afternoon and you can get it the next morning. If there are any abnormalities, it will take another 2 to 3 days.

Q: What should I do if my tuberculosis report is lost?

A: Each tuberculosis report 🈶️and only 🈶️one ! In other words, if you lose it, you cannot replace it. Please keep it properly! If unfortunately you lose it, you can only try to change the hospital and pay again to see if you can do it...

Q: Do the tuberculosis report and visa application have to be in the same city?

A: It doesn’t matter if it’s a different city, it’s all about tourism.

Q: What should I do if my tuberculosis result shows abnormality?

A: The doctor will report the situation truthfully for the embassy staff to judge and evaluate. It may take 6 to 8 weeks to conduct sputum culture, so! It is recommended to set aside 3⃣️months for tuberculosis just in case!


1. Please be sure to arrive at the testing center on time and according to the appointment time. If you exceed the time limit, you will need to make a new appointment! You can arrive early, don't be late

2. If girls want to wear a wire-free bikini with long hair, remember to tie their hair high above the neck.

3. Do not wear necklaces, earrings and other jewelry

4. Pregnant women should inform in advance that sputum examination will be used instead of X-ray film!

The above are answers to questions related to tuberculosis testing. We have also prepared a British visa checklist for students to teach you how to apply for a visa! Please send us a private message in the background to collect it.

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