Online Chinese Courses

Study Mandarin Chinese live online with a private 1on1 teacher, or learn in a small group with other students. Lessons are via Zoom with native-speaking Chinese teachers. Read more about the course options below. 

Online Private 1on1 Chinese Classes

Study Chinese at your own pace and customize your coursework with private 1-on-1 Chinese classes.

We provide easy online scheduling that allows you to see when your teacher is available so you can choose the most suitable time for you. Classes are available on different time zones so you can study Chinese wherever you are.

Before your first class, our study advisor will help you choose the most suitable teacher and study materials for your needs and goals.

Available courses: Conversational Chinese, HSK prep, Business Chinese, Chinese for children and teens. PDF study materials are included.

Package Price
10 hours 160RMB (~24USD) / hour
30+ hours 150RMB (~23USD) / hour
  • Minimum purchase 10 hours.
  • Free 20-minute trial class for new students.

Online Group Mandarin Chinese Courses

Learn Mandarin Chinese with other dedicated classmates in our small online group classes.

Group courses are great for keeping each other accountable and learning from your fellow students. Group courses follow the HSK 标准教程 system. PDF materials are provided.

Group courses take place via Zoom and group courses students will have access to the recordings of their class sessions.

We open new groups once we have three students on the same level and schedule.

Level Length Price
HSK 1 30 hours (~7 weeks) ¥2400 (~380USD)
HSK 2 30 hours (~7 weeks) ¥2400 (~380USD)
HSK 3 60 hours (~15 weeks) ¥4800 (~760USD)
HSK 4 上/下 60 hours each (~15 weeks) ¥4800 (~760USD) each
HSK 5 上/下 80 hours each (~20 weeks) ¥6400 (~930USD) each
  • Courses do not include the HSK exam
  • USD prices are for reference only. If you prefer to pay in a currency other than RMB, fees will be calculated according to the most recent exchange rate.
  • Each class session is 100 minutes (two “class hours”) long.

Click here to test your HSK knowledge

Not familiar with the HSK? The HSK exam is similar to the CEFR for measuring language proficiency. Check out the different HSK levels, proficiency skills, and the required vocabulary for each:

HSK Level Vocabulary Required Cumulative Vocabulary Skills
HSK 1 150 150 Understand and use basic words and phrases
HSK 2 150 300 Communicate simply on daily topics
HSK 3 300 600 Communicate on most basic topics related to life, work, and study
HSK 4 600 1200 Discuss a wide range of topics fluently in common situations
HSK 5 1300 2500 Read Chinese newspapers and magazines and watch Chinese TV and movies
HSK 6 2500 5000 Understand most of what you read and hear and can express yourself fluently

New: HSK 6 Self-Study Course

This fast-paced HSK 6上 course is a combination of pre-recorded video lessons and weekly live Zoom sessions.

In this course, you will watch the explanatory videos at your leisure in advance of the live Zoom session for the week.

During the live Zoom sessions, you will have the opportunity to participate in discussions on the topic of the latest unit and ask any questions you may have after watching the videos.

Check out a preview of our online HSK 6上 hybrid course.

Duration: 20 weeks
Price: ¥6000 (~940USD)
Class size: 2-6 students
Next course opening: Opens regularly

Free Weekly Online Chinese Classes

Try out online Chinese learning, get to know our teachers, meet fellow students, and learn some useful Chinese for daily use. All from the comfort of your own home, all for free!

Topics change weekly and include Introduction to Chinese characters and pronunciation; daily Chinese for life in China, such as taking a taxi and ordering food; Chinese culture classes; business Chinese; HSK classes, and much more.

To join our Free Classes group, message us "Free Classes" on WeChat (@ cultureyardoffice) or click below to join on Facebook!