Mandarin Rocks, Shanghai, China

Mandarin Rocks

Students rated Mandarin Rocks, Shanghai : 4.0/5.0   (10 reviews)

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General Information

The language school Mandarin Rocks was founded in Shanghai, China in 2001. The school occupies three floors of an elegant, Shanghai style townhouse conveniently located in the heart of Shanghai, easily accessible by subway or bus. Nanjing Rd (China's most famous shopping street), historic Jing’an temple, Tongren Rd (popular bar area) are all within only a few minutes walking distance.

The school address is: BDLG 15, Lane 872 Kangding Rd., 200040 - Shanghai (China).


Facilities

Microwave for student use, fridge for student use, lounge, garden, balcony / terrace, student support desk, copy machine, printer for student use, free water dispenser, free WIFI, free parking


Classroom equipment

Electronic whiteboard, air conditioning, heating, ample natural light in all classrooms.
TV in some classrooms.


Accreditations and Quality seals

Shanghai Education Bureau, ISPA


Airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Pudong International Airport (PVG).  It takes 55 minutes by car to school.


Average no. of students: Adult courses in summer: 60
Adult courses throughout the year: 40
Junior courses in summer: 40
Junior courses throughout the year: 20
Average no. of levels: Adult courses in summer: 7
Adult courses throughout the year: 7
Junior courses in summer: 7
Number of classrooms: 8
Number of public workstations: 4
Chinese teacher qualifications: 100 % hold a university degree
90 % hold a recognised language teaching qualification
Average age of students: in summer: 23 years
throughout the year: 28 years
Minimum age of students: 16 years
12 years for specific Junior courses
Student nationalities: Germany 13 %
England 7 %
France 12 %
Holland 5 %
Russia 3 %
Sweden 1 %
 
Italy 4 %
Japan 3 %
Korea 2 %
Switzerland 2 %
Spain 8 %
USA 23 %
 

3. Courses

All prices in USD (convert currency). Below the original school prices are displayed.  The 5% DISCOUNT on the tuition fee will automatically be deducted on receipt of your registration.

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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 [+]Price for additional week
Price in USD -- 880 1275 1650 2005 2325 2715 3000 3505 3900 315
Starting dates Every Monday .
Beginner level start only: 05.Jan.2015, 09.Feb.2015, 09.Mar.2015, 06.Apr.2015, 04.May.2015, 01.Jun.2015, 15.Jun.2015, 29.Jun.2015, 13.Jul.2015, 27.Jul.2015, 10.Aug.2015, 24.Aug.2015, 07.Sep.2015, 12.Oct.2015, 09.Nov.2015, 07.Dec.2015
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Afternoon: 14:00  - 15:40
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 [+]Price for additional week
Price in USD -- 585 850 1100 1335 1550 1810 2000 2335 2600 210
Starting dates Every Monday .
Beginner level start only: 05.Jan.2015, 09.Feb.2015, 09.Mar.2015, 06.Apr.2015, 04.May.2015, 01.Jun.2015, 15.Jun.2015, 29.Jun.2015, 13.Jul.2015, 27.Jul.2015, 10.Aug.2015, 24.Aug.2015, 07.Sep.2015, 12.Oct.2015, 09.Nov.2015, 07.Dec.2015
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 [+]Price for additional week
Price in USD -- 1170 1700 2200 2670 3100 3620 4000 4670 5200 420
Starting dates Every Monday .
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 [+]Price for additional week
Price in USD -- 880 1275 1650 2005 2325 2715 3000 3505 3900 315
Starting dates Every Monday .
Beginner level start only: 05.Jan.2015, 09.Feb.2015, 09.Mar.2015, 06.Apr.2015, 04.May.2015, 01.Jun.2015, 15.Jun.2015, 29.Jun.2015, 13.Jul.2015, 27.Jul.2015, 10.Aug.2015, 24.Aug.2015, 07.Sep.2015, 12.Oct.2015, 09.Nov.2015, 07.Dec.2015
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Afternoon: 14:00  - 14:50
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 [+]Price for additional week
Price in USD -- 1170 1700 2200 2670 3100 3620 4000 4670 5200 420
Starting dates Every Monday .
Beginner level start only: 05.Jan.2015, 09.Feb.2015, 09.Mar.2015, 06.Apr.2015, 04.May.2015, 01.Jun.2015, 15.Jun.2015, 29.Jun.2015, 13.Jul.2015, 27.Jul.2015, 10.Aug.2015, 24.Aug.2015, 07.Sep.2015, 12.Oct.2015, 09.Nov.2015, 07.Dec.2015
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Afternoon: 14:00  - 15:40
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 [+]Price for additional week
Price in USD -- 685 1000 1300 1585 1850 2160 2400 2835 3200 260
Starting dates Every Monday .
Beginner level start only: 05.Jan.2015, 09.Feb.2015, 09.Mar.2015, 06.Apr.2015, 04.May.2015, 01.Jun.2015, 15.Jun.2015, 29.Jun.2015, 13.Jul.2015, 27.Jul.2015, 10.Aug.2015, 24.Aug.2015, 07.Sep.2015, 12.Oct.2015, 09.Nov.2015, 07.Dec.2015
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 [+]Price for additional week
Price in USD -- 1370 2000 2600 3170 3700 4320 4800 5670 6400 520
Starting dates Every Monday .
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 [+]Price for additional week
Price in USD -- 1370 2000 2600 3170 3700 4320 4800 5670 6400 520
Starting dates Every Monday .
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
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Lesson duration (minutes): 50 minutes
School's administrative fee: 85.00  USD
Individual classes: Single individual lessons of tuition can be booked at 25 USD. The combination of group and individual lessons is highly recommended. Individual lessons will encourage you to actively speak the foreign language and will offer you the opportunity to discuss individual problems and weaknesses.
Exams offered: HSK
Average examination results: 90 at HSK
Language school closed: In 2015 (including national and regional bank holidays):
01.Jan.2015, 18.Feb.2015 - 24.Feb.2015, 05.Apr.2015, 01.May.2015 - 03.May.2015, 20.Jun.2015, 27.Sep.2015, 01.Oct.2015 - 07.Oct.2015
Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school): Chinese, English
Comments about courses: Lesson length will be shortened to 25min when there are less than two students in one intensive group course.
For private tuition, surcharge may occur for lessons given outside of school.
Course change fee: US$60.

4. Accommodation

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weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week Deposit (refundable)* One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in USD -- 520 780 1040 260 350 60
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Located in metropolitan Shanghai, in an elegant and tranquil neighborhood with easy access to public transportation and restaurants, supermarket, shops, banks and other living facilities nearby.
Price extra night: 43 USD (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 25 minutes by public transport
Includes: TV, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi (wireless LAN) in building, Air conditioning, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 15
Maximum age of students: 65
Dates High season dates 01.Jun.2015 - 31.Aug.2015
High season High season supplement in: 10 %
weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week Deposit (refundable)* One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in USD -- 700 1050 1400 350 500 60
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per room
Located in metropolitan Shanghai, in an elegant and tranquil neighborhood with easy access to public transportation and restaurants, supermarket, shops, banks and other living facilities nearby.
Price extra night: 58 USD (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 25 minutes by public transport
Includes: TV, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi (wireless LAN) in building, Air conditioning, No meals, Private bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 15
Maximum age of students: 65
Dates High season dates 01.Jun.2015 - 31.Aug.2015
High season High season supplement in: 10 %
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Comment Utilities are included on normal use basis; excessive use and waste is subject to surcharge and it will be deducted from security deposit. Other housing options can be arranged upon request.
Max. 1 student of each nationality possible? no
Single room always
Optional airport transfer: Pu Dong International (PVG): for 60 USD (one way)

5. Reviews

 
Overall rating 4.0/5.0 
(10 reviews)
City / State 4.9/5.0 
Organisation 4.3/5.0 
Facilities 3.5/5.0 
Social activities 3.1/5.0 
Course Quality / Progress in language 4.4/5.0 
Value for money 4.0/5.0 
Accommodation
Host Family 3.5/5.0 
Shared flat (apartment) 4.2/5.0 
Other 3.5/5.0 
Students liked about Mandarin Rocks, Shanghai
"The location is very good, many restaurants, cafes, shops in the area. The atmosphere at the school is very cozy and friendly. The lessons were instructive and interesting (at intermediate level). The teachers had a real enthusiasm for teaching. Small class size gave everyone an opportunity to interact and practice. Staff offered very useful travel assistance. " - (37 years)
"Location, atmosphere, teachers, activities... everything." - (37 years)
"Willingness to help & kindness of staff" - (25 years)
"School environment" - (30 years)
"Accomodation " - (32 years)
All 10 reviews of Mandarin Rocks

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  • Internet access and use of school computers
  • Wireless LAN zone at school
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  • Free airport pickup for all junior courses (both ways)
  • Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • For junior courses: every afternoon free organized leisure program
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