Learn Chinese in China - Hutong School Intensive Program

Location: China: Beijing, Chengdu and 2 other cities

Term: Throughout the year

Dates: Year Round

A6 Gongti Beilu Zhongyu Plaza room 1501 Chaoyang District Beijing, 200030 China


Immerse yourself in Chinese culture, learn Chinese and make friends from all over the world with our Intensive Chinese Program.

Join us at one of our beautiful award-winning schools in Beijing, Shanghai, Hangzhou or Chengdu and attend classes for 4 hours per day, 5 days per week. Our Intensive Chinese Program will give you the chance to immerse yourself in Chinese language and quickly reach your goals, whether that's being able to chat to the locals, buy groceries or pass an HSK exam. Whatever your level and whatever your aims, you'll have the chance to learn with our teachers for anywhere from one month to a year!

When you're not in class, you'll have the chance to attend free additional tutorial sessions, as well as a range of cultural activities and networking events designed to enrich your experience and expand your network.

If you're looking to give your resume an edge and explore a fascinating culture, you're in the right place!


* Choose between Beijing and Shanghai *
With schools in both cities you can study in either Beijing or Shanghai, the choice is up to you! With all year round applications, programs start on set dates at the beginning of the month.

* Teaching Method *
Because personalized teaching is the key to fast and efficient results, we at Hutong School believe in one-on-one level assessments, a study plan and small classes to learn Chinese with an average of 4 or 5 students. Our result-oriented method guarantees fast improvements. After 3 months of study, students are able to engage in basic conversations in Chinese and recognize around 600 characters.

* Accommodation in modern apartments near the city centre *
Conveniently located in prime locations. Your apartment will be fully furnished and equipped with all utilities.

* Unique community spirit *
Hutong School brings people together, from various nationalities and different backgrounds, all motivated by a common interest in China. A second family far from home... Join our many activities and events organised weekly for your chance to meet other like-minded students and make friends from all around the world.

* Personalised follow up *
After your arrival in China, we will also show you how to get to school on your first day. A Program Consultant is available during your entire stay to support you and make sure you get the experience you are looking for. There will also be practical support for your apartment and day to day life in China.

* Practical Assistance *
- Airport pick-up
- Orientation course
- Welcome pack containing essentials such as transportation card, SIM card, map & much more
- 24/7 emergency support line
- Support with Chinese visa application, temporary residence registration, travel enquiries, ticket booking, etc.

Travel Types
  • Summer Camp
Minimum Education

High School

  • Chinese

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • English

Cost in US$:

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

* 20 hours of Chinese group classes per week (4 hours/day)
* Accommodation in a modern shared apartment (with your own bedroom) close to our centrally located schools in Beijing, Shanghai or Hangzhou (all utilities included)
* Organization of cultural activities 2-4 times per week (tea ceremony, taichi class, kung fu show, trips to the Great Wall, excursions in and around the city)
* Organization of networking events to help you expand your network
* Practical assistance while in China (including airport pick-up, visa assistance, 24/7 support)

Credit Available


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Apartment/Flat

Participants Travel to China

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves
  • Online Application
Post Services Include
  • Job and Internship Network
  • Alumni Network
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
Year Founded