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Education in China. EF - intensive Chinese course

Education in China. EF - intensive Chinese course

Accelerated language acquisition, our most popular course

Number of 40 minute lessons

32 lessons per week including 6 iLab sessions.


Year-round, starting dates every Monday


All levels, beginner to advanced


2-52 weeks

Online post-course

3 months included for all English courses. 6 months for courses of 4 weeks or longer.


Make maximum progress during your stay abroad. Highly recommended for students who want to learn a language as quickly as possible for academic or professional reasons. Our highly structured syllabus will have you speaking and writing with confidence in the minimum amount of time. An EF intensive course includes 32 morning and afternoon lessons per week (total tuition time of 21 hours, 20 minutes), blending classroom and teacher guided self study in the iLab.


• 14 general language lessons to build grammar and all communication skills, including teacher-led discussions, written exercises, group work and role-plays.
• 6 iLab sessions of interactive online learning at English Schools/ 4 language lab and 2 integrated video/ project work/ conversation sessions at Non-English Schools.
• 10 special interest lessons in your choice of subject. These vary by school location, but often include business skills, creative writing, management and strategy, vocabulary and grammar, politics and tourism.
• 1 lecture (double lesson) either by a teacher or guest lecturer for listening comprehension practice and cultural development.

Course price (US$)

2 weeks 1010
3 weeks 1515
4 weeks 2020
5 weeks 2525
6 weeks 3030
8 weeks 4040
10 weeks 4900
12 weeks 5760
16 weeks 7480
20 weeks 9200
+1 week 430 (each additional week after a minimum of 9 weeks)