You may apply for your Chinese student Visa at the Chinese Embassy/Consulate in your home country. There are three common kinds of visa for international students planning to study in China, X1 visa, X2 visa. When applying, please remember to bring the following documents along with you.
The original hard copy of the university's Admission Notice and Visa Application Form (also known as the JW201/JW202 form).
Personal bank statement
Other materials required by the China Embassy in your home country.
Please remember to take the original hard copies back after completed the visa application and bring originals of documents, copies in duplicate along with you.