The Mandarin Chinese Language School was founded in 2005: for more than 13 years, it has provided excellent language teaching for more than 30,000 students of various nationalities. The easiest way to learn Chinese is to learn and live in China: learning the language in parallel with the culture gives you a deeper understanding of how Chinese is used to communicate with the locals.
The Chinese language school That's Mandarin offers a variety of programs depending on needs: part-time, intensive courses, classes in small groups, individual format, school or home schooling.
The China Visa Program offers an easy way to obtain a Chinese visa for a legal stay in China, while at the same time improving your linguistic skills and learning the local culture.
The Intensive Chinese Program aims to improve the ability to listen, speak, understand Chinese, read and write. Teachers help create a solid foundation for learning Chinese, which native speakers speak daily. After several lessons, a significant improvement in listening skills and speaking is noted.
Topics for study: introductory information, restaurant, transportation, dating, shopping.
Part-Time Small Group Chinese Courses are held in Beijing, Shanghai or Shenzhen: students study with students from different countries, but with the same level of Chinese. Small groups (average - 4-5 people) are suitable for students with limited time opportunities. Low occupancy allows the teacher to maintain an individual approach, tracking the progress of each student. A special methodology ensures that students can effectively study and achieve their learning goals in a limited time.
Filling classes is customized in accordance with the needs of students, based on their interests and goals. A flexible schedule allows you to choose your time and duration of classes (if available), and the one-on-one format of the class helps the students at every step of their learning progress. All Chinese lessons are aimed at developing speaking and listening skills with special emphasis on pronunciation, intonation and proper grammar use. When choosing 1-on-1 Courses, students will rely on their vocabulary list. Learning Outcome: The ability to freely understand and speak in everyday communication with the Chinese. The program can be supplemented by reading or writing lessons. Mastering these important aspects of the Chinese language will improve the general skills of perception, speaking, and understanding.
HSK, Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi (汉语 水平 考试) is an international standardized exam in Chinese that evaluates the linguistic skills of non-speakers. There are 6 levels of HSK, which define the different stages of student fluency in everyday, academic, professional use.
What level of HSK pass?
Mandarin HSK Preparation Course offers to take HSK 4 to those who are planning to study or work in China. HSK 1, 2 - the level of everyday, everyday speech; HSK 3, 4 are devoted to topics related to work, life and study; HSK 5, 6 is focused on the discussion of news, films and highly specialized topics. Most Chinese universities and companies require foreign students or employees to pass HSK 4.
Summer Chinese Programs is a great way to spend the summer abroad in the company of your peers and take an intensive course in Chinese. Students study in small classes from 2 to 8 people, which allows them to pay enough attention to each child. A unique methodology helps to learn quickly and efficiently, to get a practical result by the end of the course. Pupils take part in a large number of extracurricular activities, excursions. Children are under the constant supervision of experienced teachers.
Students who have completed the Chinese Visa Program can legally apply for an X2 visa, stay and study in China. Training is conducted in small classes, methods tested and successfully applied for more than 10 years.
Learn Chinese Online will allow you to get the most out of 1-on-1 classes with a native Chinese teacher. Students work at their own pace, using all the advantages of live interaction with the teacher. Lessons are taught using the methods used in the offline school. The educational institution works only with certified Chinese teachers who have undergone special training.
Chinese Summer Camp, the Chinese summer camp, is suitable for children and adolescents of different ages: students are grouped with children of similar age and level of language proficiency. Interactive lessons are fun and exciting through the use of various forms, methods: creating cartoons, storytelling, role-playing, games and much more.
Children take part in bright cultural events, try their hand at traditional and contemporary Chinese art, games, and practice in real life. They visit sights, learn about Chinese history, traditions, perform linguistic tasks during trips.
Teen Immersion Camp programs are designed for students preparing for Chinese exams (HSK) or simply improving their general language skills. Experienced teachers emphasize well-being, student safety, and staff are available 24/7 to assist when needed. The school only works with reliable restaurants, providing teens with healthy, nutritious meals. Students choose Western or Chinese dishes. Students are accommodated in a modern, comfortable hotel next to the school, they are provided with standard double rooms. Children live under the supervision of teachers of both sexes.
Chinese Winter Camp In China offers a variety of courses for children with different levels of Chinese. Students live in a modern hotel near the school. Perhaps family accommodation. Chinese lessons are developed according to the method of complete immersion. For every 5-10 students, there is one employee as an accompanying person on trips.
Classes are held in a variety of formats, in their free time students attend cultural events - children can try their hand at Chinese decorative arts 3 times a week, with a focus on understanding the origin of objects, Chinese phrases associated with them.
Students will visit museums, parks, shopping districts, other famous tourist destinations. Trips to famous landmarks include sightseeing, performing tasks that require creative thinking, communicating with local people in Chinese, or solving puzzles.
Integrated training is conducted using a specially developed online platform with a library of Chinese lessons, tests. Pupils use this platform to test their homework, to continue learning Chinese independently after returning home. Lessons are conducted using innovative school methods aimed at encouraging students to actively participate in classes, make them fun and exciting.
The China School Trips program offers you to choose one of three packages that combine study and travel.
Play & Explore Trip offers an exciting experience for those who are looking for an adventure and intense trip to Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen or Yixing, with excursions to Tianjin, Hangzhou. Students will explore places where you can get acquainted with local life and regional cultures, take part in activities related to the Chinese language and culture.
Learn, Play & Explore Trip allows you to explore Chinese language, culture through exciting activities and educational tours. Students attend Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Yixing, or a combination of any two cities mentioned above.
The Intensive Chinese Study Trip program offers intensive Chinese lessons, practical cultural events and educational tours in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Yixing.
Intensive language course is aimed at improving the skills of the Chinese language, training of speaking, listening, writing, reading.
Choosing this program, the student has the opportunity to go to the full version of the Teen Immersion Program with meals, accommodation, excursions. Either option offers intensive Chinese lessons, the use of effective teaching methods to help students pass Chinese language exams.
Online Chinese Lessons
One-on-one Chinese online lessons will maximize the benefits of 1-on-1 classes with a native Chinese teacher. Students work at their own pace, using all the advantages of live interaction with the teacher. Lessons are taught using the methods used in the offline school. The institution works only with certified Chinese language teachers who have received special training.
That's Mandarin's student placement options depend on the city of study chosen, age and preferences.
The school provides free, unlimited freshly brewed coffee and tea to all students: drinks are served in the living room or classroom.
Students take part in activities outside the classroom: go on excursions, take part in cultural events, try their hand at Chinese traditional art and crafts (making pelmeni-gyoza or kites, make buns in the shape of animals, participate in costumed ceremony of the Han dynasty), doing popular sports in China such as badminton and ping pong.
|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.