In 1999, one of the best acting language schools of the country - Q Language - was founded in Hong Kong. It is located on the central island of the city, within walking distance of the main business and shopping areas, near shopping and entertainment centers and junctions, and you can get to Hong Kong International Airport in 35 minutes by a direct train.
Q Language is a valid and active member of the prestigious organization Hong Kong Education Dept. All teachers without exception are qualified, have sufficient work experience, a university degree and appropriate accreditation to work with foreign groups, each of them is the native speaker.
The total number of students is approximately 150 people (the average age is 23-25 years), during the year 8 different courses and studying programs are provided. The composition of the students is incredibly international: representatives of more than 15 world countries, many students from Japan, Thailand, Russia, Spain, Korea, Italy are studied here. Visa support is provided to foreign students, and the specialists of the placement department help to find the best accommodation option that fully meets the needs of students.
Each new student of Q Language receives a special package: it includes a single OCTOPUS-card, a local SIM card, city maps and travel guides, as well as bank account data.
Quick overview: the educational language course is designed for international students.
About the educational program: The duration of 1 lesson is 60 minutes. Also, the school provides an opportunity to prepare for the successful passing of language tests - IELTS or HSK, and the overall level of progress leads to an increase in the language level to 6.5 on the IELTS scale.
If desired, international students can take individual lessons - this is the best way to fill the existing gaps in knowledge and more detail on difficult points or topics.
The program of comprehensive study of Chinese (dialects - Mandarin or Putonghua) is divided into 2 types:
You can start the course every Monday, the exact schedule and intensity depend on the level of initial education - you can even do with zero knowledge, starting to learn Chinese from scratch. Most students are studied in the morning (10:00 - 13:15) and after lunch (14:00 - 17:15). The increased intensity provides 24 lessons weekly in small groups (up to 8 people each).
This course provides 15 lessons per week in groups of 8 people. The courses start on Mondays. The exact schedule depends on the level of basic education (students are accepted even with the most basic, practically zero level). Most classes are conducted in the first and second half of the day - 10:00-13:15 and 14:00 - 17:15, respectively.
About the educational program: The program is divided into two types - standard and intensive, also international students can take individual lessons if necessary. The program and the intensity of individual classes are completely adjusted to the personal needs and requirements of the student, helps to fill in the existing gaps in knowledge.
One lesson lasts 60 minutes. The educational institution provides an opportunity to effectively prepare for the successful passing of an international IELTS test. With sufficient intensity of the lessons, the language level as a result of passing the program rises to the level of 6.5 on the IELTS scale.
Beginning of the lesson - on Mondays, students are accepted with any level of initial education (from A1, basic level). Classes are conducted in the first (10:00-13:15) and the second (14:00-17:15) half a day. The standard intensity is 15 lessons per week, groups of up to 8 people each.
Beginning of classes - every Monday, minimum requirements for admission - A1 level (basic, you can start a course even with practically zero knowledge of English). Student groups are formed small, up to 8 people in each, classes last for 60 minutes, 24 lessons are provided per week (in the morning - from 10:00 to 13:15 and in the evening - from 14:00 to 17:15).
Students of Q Language are offered several options for comfortable housing, from which you can choose the most priority for yourself:
1) Studio (increased comfort), for students 16 years and over
Cozy studio with kitchen, bathroom, air conditioning and a separate room for each student is located near the school - a maximum of 15 minutes by public transport. The price already includes change of linen and weekly cleaning, free access to Wi-fi.
2) Host family (for students under 18)
Separate bedroom and half board meal (twice a day) are provided, the minimum booking period is 2 weeks. Students can enjoy free Wi-Fi, a shared kitchen and a bathroom as members of the family. All houses are located in such a way that the journey time to school does not exceed 45 minutes.
3) Studio (standard), for students from 16 years and older.
This option is reserved for a minimum of 4 weeks, additional days are not available. For the students are ready cozy private rooms, bathroom and kitchen, access to free Wi-Fi, there is air conditioning. Meals are not provided (self-service), the journey time to the school building will be approximately 30 minutes by transport.
Thanks to the successful geographical location of the Q Language, the pupils are given ample opportunities for sport and outdoor activities:
A cozy living room is open for all Q Language students, where they like to gather and communicate during and after the classes. Free Wi-Fi is available. The auditoriums (totally 15) are well equipped with all necessary furniture and equipment, each has an interactive board and air conditioning, many are equipped with TV-equipment.
Please pay attention to the holidays and weekends in which the school is closed:
Tuition fee already includes:
Some services are paid additionally:
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
|camp / language school |
|private school, boardinghouse|
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.