Why Learn Chinese Or Do An Internship In Shanghai?

As China’s largest city and economic heart, Shanghai is as international as it is important. Home to a fascinating mix of Chinese and Western culture, it’s not hard to see why the metropolis continuously comes out as one of China’s top destinations to learn Chinese or do an internship. If you’re looking for a comfortable introduction to China, where you can experience the best of both the East and the West, Shanghai is the ideal option.

Learn Chinese in Shanghai | Hutong School

Hutong School Shanghai is ideally located in the heart of Jing’an, just a 15-minute walk from the iconic temple. As one of the most popular areas for foreign expats, we’re surrounded by a wide range of both foreign and Chinese restaurants, bars and coffee shops perfect for studying, relaxing or catching up with friends.

Learn Chinese And Intern In Shanghai

We offer a range of programs in Shanghai that will help you achieve your professional goals and develop your language skills.


Speed up your Chinese learning through intensive study and learn for 4 hours per day, 5 days a week in small groups of up to 6 students. Taught by our highly-qualified Chinese teachers and tailored to suit your aims, this course is ideal for anyone wanting to immerse themselves in Chinese language and culture.



Boost your professional profile and stand out from the crowd with an internship in Shanghai. Work for one of our 600+ partner companies in a sector of your choice and gain valuable international work experience. Alongside your internship, you’ll enjoy 4 hours of weekly Chinese classes per week and various cultural activities.



If you’re already in Shanghai and looking to learn Chinese, we’re here to help. We offer a wide range of group and private courses that can be tailored to suit your level, aims and schedule.



Our Business Chinese courses are all about flexibility. We offer classes wherever and whenever you want, with a one-on-one approach focusing on whichever area of business you require.


Come And Visit Us!

Hutong School Shanghai is conveniently located in the lively Jing’an District, just a 15-minute walk from Jing’an Temple. The school is in an ideal spot for the many expatriates who work and live in the city, as well as for students coming to learn Chinese or intern in Shanghai.

Hutong School Shanghai

(+86) 21 6095 8317
Wuding Road No. 881, Bldg 1, 5/F, Jing’an District, Shanghai, China 200040


You can reach us easily by metro; take Shanghai subway line 7 and get off at Changping Road. Leave from Exit 3, turn right and walk straight until you reach Wuding Lu on your right. Walk along the road until you reach 881 Wuding Lu, where you’ll see the entrance of a inner court. Enter it, aim at the building in front of you, take the elevator up to the 5th floor and say “ni hao”!

Nearby Our School

The French Concession – 0m
Jing’An Temple – 1km
Xintiandi – 2,7km
People’s Square – 3,2km
YuYuan Garden – 4,5km
The Bund – 5,3km

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