Founded in 2008, we believe that learning a language is more than just learning a skill; people can exercise their brains, enhance their spirituality, deepen their knowledge of multiple cultures, enrich their understanding of the world, and facilitate interpersonal communication.
To become the world's leading international Chinese language school through continuous improvement and innovation.
Make Chinese learning a way of life.
The values we hold to maintain our quality training
Standard Chinese course
HSK exam preparation
Group class （2-5 people)
Group class （3-6 students)
Semi-private （2 students）
Class at school
Class at work or at home
Half year student visa offer
1 year student visa offer
500+ Students Enrollees per year
Absolute Beginner: 33%
Asia Pacific: 25%
Group class: 44%
Private class: 51%
Online class: 40%
Students visa: 10%
Learn Chinese smarter with us
Make learning Chinese a better experience
Students can get level tests and assessments at any time
Students will receive a certificate of completion from the school after completing the course
Chinese traditional culture workshops, language mixer, city walks and rides, cooking classes, etc.
Free or discounted rental of school space for students
From time to time, we recommend potential job opportunities to trainees and organize recruitment activities for companies
Nearly 1,000 used original libraries are open to students for free, and donations are accepted for the charitable cause of education in rural China
122 teachers in the workforce in 2021
A Brief history of Mandarin Inn
2008-2012 Founding years
Against the backdrop of the financial crisis, with the intention of providing a more effective and smarter way for foreigners in Shanghai to learn Chinese, mandarin inn was born. The founding team is focused on teaching quality and building a solid foundation.
2013-2017 Reputation building
Insisted on excellence in teaching quality and gained a good reputation. Invited to give keynote speeches at the Confucius Institute Conference in Beijing and the All Australian Chinese Teachers Conference in Adelaide.
2018-2021 School Expansion
Invested in the automation of teaching services, and online Chinese teaching technology. Expanded the size of the center and established a charity library with APM to become a 4A-level youth center under the Shanghai Municipal Committee. Successfully hosted the visit of the Prince of UAE Chinese Tour Group and the President of Webster University in the United States.
2022 - Future plan
Facing the new situation under the epidemic, for the future, mandarin inn will further develop online teaching technology based on providing a better Chinese learning experience, consolidate the basic research and production of teaching materials, and commit to become a Chinese school with international reputation
1280 Huaihai Rd.(M), Shanghai, China