Fan was admitted to the Middle School in association with the China Conservatory, studying with Professor Hequn Shen from 2005-2011. During her time there, she served as principal cellist in the Chamber and Symphony Orchestras. After graduating from the Middle School, she was admitted to the Central Conservatory of Music under the instruction of Professor Mingqing Yu. While enrolled at the conservatory, Fan performed with the China Youth Orchestra in many countries, including Austria, Bulgaria and Slovakia. In 2014, Fan went to St. Petersburg to participate in youth cultural performances as a student representative of the Central Conservatory of Music. In the same year, she participated in the European Youth Classical Music Festival in Germany and Switzerland. In addition, she also took part in the Beijing International Baroque Music Festival, Beijing Youth Arts Festival and Beijing International Cello Festival.
In the spring of 2015, Fan received a full scholarship from TCU, allowing her to begin her Artist Diploma in the fall of 2015. She is currently an Artist Dploma student at Texas Christian University, studying with Dr. Jesús Castro-Balbi.