n Monday, the Chinese government warned students to be aware of po
ssible visa restrictions or even rejection if they want to study in the United States.
For a period of time, some Chinese who want to pursue their studies in the US have encounte
red visa problems, including a longer waiting time for visas to be issued, a shortened term of visa va
lidity and a rising rate of visa applications being rejected, according to the Ministry of Education.
Such problems are exerting negative influence on Chinese w
ho plan to study or are studying in the US, the ministry added.
The ministry suggested students and scholars be aware of the risk
, assess the risk and make preparations accordingly before deciding to study in the US.