Blog and Student Reviews

Learn Mandarin in Shanghai

Benjamin Simona 8 weeks Standard Course Studying in both Beijing College 1 & Shanghai I spent one month at the Chinese language school in Beijing and then a second month in Shanghai. I’m very excited about my progress in the Chinese language. Every day I learn many things that I try to use in my […]

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Learn Manadarin in Beijing

Caterina Cambi 8 weeks Chinese Intensive course Beijing I am at a lower intermediate Chinese language level. Initially the course was really hard for me because at university we have a large class and only one teacher, so there was little chance of conversation practise. Now, after 2 months at the Mandarin language school in Beijing, I […]

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2 months in Shanghai

Taras M. Czebiniak 8 weeks Intensive Course Chinese language studies in Shanghai Q: How are you finding your studies in China? A: I have really been enjoying my studies. I came to Shanghai with certain goals for my language development and I think that I have met those. Among them has been to gain a working […]

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Learn Chinese in Beijing with CESA

Kirsty 4 weeks Standard Course Chinese in Beijing (1) Q: How are you finding your studies in China? A: Very interesting as Mandarin is very different from any European language. It has been a good challenge. Q: What do you find most interesting about Beijing? A: The difference in culture and the opportunity to have […]

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Four weeks in Shanghai

Name: Susanne Risch 4 weeks in Shanghai Intensive Chinese language course     Q: How are you finding your studies in China? A: My studies in Shanghai have been the perfect introduction of the Mandarin language and a great opportunity to get at least a first insight in the Chinese way of living. Besides I […]

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Intensive Mandarin Course in Shanghai

 Coman Mihaela Alcmena 4 weeks in Shanghai Intensive Mandarin course       Q: How are you finding your studies in China? A: I think that being in China helps me learn Mandarin much faster than if I would try to learn it in my own country. It’s not an easy language to learn; therefore it […]

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Mandarin Intensive Course in Beijing

Rodolfo Cavalcanti 4 weeks Chinese language course Intensive course in Beijing Studying Chinese in Beijing was wonderful!!! I liked it very much, especially the people that I met at the Chinese language school in Beijing. At all times the teachers, employees and students were kind, friendly and willing to help me in my studies. My class […]

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Richard Lloyd: 36 week Chinese Gap Year Course

I cannot recommend the school in Beijing highly enough. I have been here for nearly seven months now and I am in no doubt that coming to Beijing was probably one of the best decisions I have ever made! So much do that I have now agreed to work in Beijing for the foreseeable future! […]

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Lucy Millett: 4 weeks on a Standard course

I thought it would be large classes, wasn’t expecting to make real friends and learn as much as I did. I learnt than I had expected to learn, the classes were small, the teachers taught in English and it was less formal and more fun than I had thought. I enjoyed the first week but […]

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