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Students rated schools in Shanghai overall:
4.1/5.0 (13 reviews)
Mandarin Rocks, Shanghai
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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... More

Quality of teaching:4.5/5.0
Social activity and excursion program:3.3/5.0
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SN Mandarin, Shanghai
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SN Mandarin has two main campuses in Shanghai, with Headquater campus located in Jing'an district, the most central of Shanghai, and Xuhui Campus located in Xuhui district, the other CBD area of... More

Quality of teaching:3.0/5.0
Social activity and excursion program:1.0/5.0
Course Categories (7)Accommodation (3)Facilities (20)
LTL Mandarin School, Shanghai

The Shanghai branch of LTL Mandarin School is dedicated in helping expats and other foreigners to learn Chinese and get immersed in China. The school is located in the center of Shanghai, right in... More

Course Categories (3)Accommodation (2)Facilities (21)
That's Mandarin, Shanghai
Jing'an District
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The Shanghai campus is conveniently located just 10 minutes from Jing’an Temple in the heart of the city’s busy central district. More

Quality of teaching:5.0/5.0
Social activity and excursion program:5.0/5.0
Course Categories (3)Accommodation (2)Facilities (15)
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Shanghai: Today Shanghai offers amazing contrasts between traditional and futuristic China. The once small fishing port is now a world famous international port, the biggest city in China and the 6th biggest city in the world in terms of population density. Shanghai is also the birthplace of China's tourist industry.

Key Facts about Shanghai

Population: 22,316,000 Inhabitants

Time Zone: +18h. (GMT +8)

Region: Shanghai Shi,

Currency: CNY (1 CNY = 0.1455 USD)

Name of City in Chinese: 上海

Visa: Nationals from USA require a visa to enter and study in China. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.

Shanghai Quality of Life Rating:
4.7/5.0  (38 reviews by our former students)

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Cost of Living:

* 100 = prices in New York

  • Student price index excluding rent:65* (35% cheaper than New York)
  • Student price index including rent:54* (46% cheaper than New York)
  • Price index food only:82* (18% cheaper than New York)
  • Big Mac price (China average):19.46 CNY (44% cheaper than in USA)

Mains electricity:

  • Plug Type A
  • Plug Type I
  • Plug Type C
  • Residential voltage: 220 V
  • Frequency: 50 Hz

Arrival Airports

Shanghai Hongqiao International (SHA) - 11 km. from Shanghai city center

Public transportation to city center:

Every 5 minutes, 4,50 CNY, 30 minutes.

Main stops: Hongqiao Airport T1, Shanghai Zoo Station, Songyuan Road Station, Shanghai Library Station, Laoximen Station, Yuyuan Garden Station

Shanghai Pudong International (PVG) - 34 km. from Shanghai city center

Public transportation to city center:

Every 5 minutes, 7,00 CNY, 70 minutes.

Main stops: Shanghai Pudong Airport, Chuansha Station, Longyang Road, Century Park, Century Avenue, People's Square

Direct international flights from:
  • New Zealand: Auckland International
  • USA: Boston Logan International, Chicago O'Hare International, Detroit Wayne County, Honolulu International, Los Angeles International, New York John F. Kennedy, New York Newark, San Francisco International, San Jose International, Seattle / Tacoma International
  • Australia: Brisbane, Melbourne Tullamarine, Sydney Kingsford Smith
  • United Kingdom: London Heathrow
  • Singapore: Singapore Changi
  • Canada: Toronto Pearson International, Vancouver International

Weather in Shanghai

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Events in ShanghaiBest time to take a language course in Shanghai


New Energy Auto Show
New Energy Auto Show

19 Sep. 2018 - 23 Sep. 2018The New Energy Auto Show presents new types of motorized vehicles to the general public: cars, trucks, buses, etc, that run on sustainable energy.

Expat Show Shanghai
Expat Show Shanghai

21 Sep. 2018 - 23 Sep. 2018At the Expat Show Shanghai, you can meet representatives of the myriad companies based in Shanghai: from food and beverage companies and tourism companies, to companies from the education industry and more.


Music China
Music China

10 Oct. 2018 - 13 Oct. 2018Music China is the biggest music fair in China. There are live shows and workshops to participate in. It's also a great opportunity to purchase that special instrument you've been looking for.


Shanghai International Marathon Expo
Shanghai International Marathon Expo

11 Nov. 2018The Shanghai International Marathon Expo is the perfect place for those who love running. You will find the full panoply for the perfect marathon runner.

What to do in Shanghai

Jade Buddha Temple
Jade Buddha Temple
Shanghai Tower
Shanghai Tower
Shanghai World Financial Center
Shanghai World Financial Center
The Bund
The Bund
Jin Mao Tower
Jin Mao Tower
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