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Chinese course in Beijing, China

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Beijing Option One

Experience the oriental charm of Beijing! Follow in the footsteps of emperors in the Forbidden City, or practice your Chinese in Tiananmen Square. Get directions to the 15th century Ancient Observatory or ask a local to recommend a good restaurant, where you can sample Beijing’s diverse dishes. Close to the city are some of the best preserved and most spectacular sections of the Great Wall of China. After hosting one of the most spectacular Olympic Games for years, the capital is more excited and animated than ever, so now is the perfect time for a Chinese course in Beijing!


We have two schools in Beijing, in two very different locations. Continue reading for details of our Option One school in Beijing, or follow the link to learn about our Option Two school in Beijing.

Our Option One school in Beijing, China

Our Beijing Option 1 school
Our Beijing Option 1 school
Our Option One language school in Beijing sits amidst the peaceful gardens of the Forbidden City. As well as classrooms graced by gorgeous garden views, the school has a café, restaurant and Internet access. The maximum class size at our Option One school is just eight students, so you'll benefit from lots of personal attention from teachers.

Our Option One Beijing school:

School Internet Café Yes
 Location In the gardens of the Forbidden City, in the center of the city
 Other facilities On-site restaurant
 Cultural program Yes
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Our Chinese language programs

Take our school’s Standard Course, consisting of 20 Chinese lessons per week, if you want plenty of free time to discover Beijing. For more Chinese classes each week, choose an Intensive course, comprising 30 lessons per week. Private Lessons are also available at our Option One school, allowing you fully customize your program of learning!

Students at break time
Students at break time

You can learn Chinese in Beijing for as long as an academic year, giving you the chance to really get to know China, the language and the Chinese culture! Gain an insight into Chinese culture with a specialized course in Tai Chi or Chinese Painting. These courses include 10 sessions a week to run alongside your Chinese language lessons.

Our Option One Beijing school:

Courses:  Lessons per week  Max. in class  Levels
 Standard 30 8 All
 Intensive 30 8 All
 Private Lessons 20 / 30 1 All
 Academic Year 20 8 All
 Tai Chi 10 8 All
 Chinese Painting 10 8 All
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For more information about any of these courses, please contact us. Or to see the excellent Chinese courses on offer at our Option Two school in Beijing, please follow the link.

Cultural program in Beijing, China


Guesthouse, Beijing Option 1
Guesthouse, Beijing Option 1

Our school offers a full program of extra-curricular activities, designed to introduce you to China and to help you have a great time! There are guided bicycle tours, acrobatics shows, Chinese cinema evenings, visits to traditional tea houses and much more! Exciting excursions are also organized by the school, with destinations varying. Admire breathtaking views at the Temple of Azure Clouds, visit ornate Lama monasteries or see the resting place of China’s mighty Ming emperors. Of course, a visit to China would not be complete without a trip to the Great Wall!

Accommodation in Beijing, China

Live with people from all over the world, all here for a Chinese course in Beijing and a great time! Our school’s shared student apartments are equipped with kitchens, TVs and air-conditioning, and are conveniently situated in the city center. Sharing a kitchen and living room, you’ll soon to get to know your classmates! 

Alternative accommodation is available in fully furnished guesthouses, on a half board basis. The guest house in the Xidan area was once home to a member of the Emperor’s court, and was made in a suitability grand, classically Chinese style. If you’d prefer even more luxurious surroundings, our school can arrange accommodation for you in a 3 or 4-star hotel.

Please contact us if you have any questions about Beijing or our schools there. For glimpse of China’s beauty, visit the official site of the China National Tourist Office.


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