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LTL Mandarin School

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I am a french student of 23 years old and I decided to live in China for 5 months with learning... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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My first month at LTL Mandarin School Shanghai

Deciding to move abroad and study is a good investment that creates a lot of expectations. LTL met... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
FVM98
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LTL offers one day Chinese language workshops (4 hrs) to equip you with basic Mandarin survival skills, allowing you to fully enjoy your trip in China. Workshops take place every Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday and can be taken individually...more
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No. 88, Jianguo Road, Chaoyang District | No. 504, Xiandai SOHO, Central Business District, Beijing 100026, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am a french student of 23 years old and I decided to live in China for 5 months with learning mandarin as main goal. I chose to first study at LTL Mandarin School in Beijing for 2 months. My program included 20 hours of...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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MSH1988, Manager at LTL Mandarin School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for sending us these kind words Achille. We are delighted you have enjoyed studying alongside our teachers, we'll pass on your wishes to Serena also :) 3 months to go... keep improving and keep studying hard!! All the best from the LTL...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Deciding to move abroad and study is a good investment that creates a lot of expectations. LTL met and exceeded those expectations in many ways. I am currently studying full time at LTL in Shanghai with a one year program. LTL is a relatively small...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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MSH1988, Manager at LTL Mandarin School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Filip, Thanks for such a wonderful and detailed review! This is really useful to hear and we are delighted you are enjoying life in the Shanghai school! We've got no doubt you'll be able to reach HSK5, keep studying hard and enjoy yourself for...More

Reviewed April 18, 2019 via mobile

I’m currently taking one-on-one Chinese course at LTL, and have 3 more months to go, and I just wanted to share my experience with others. I’ve been to several different Mandarin schools before coming here, and for me personally LTL hands down the best Mandarin...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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maxihobbs, Manager at LTL Mandarin School, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2019

Hi Undra, Thanks so much for taking time out of your day to leave these kind words for us via TripAdvisor. We loved having you hear at LTL and your progress has been fantastic. To go from HSK 2 all the way through to 6...More

Reviewed April 18, 2019

After graduating from university in Canada, I decided to learn Chinese to connect with my Chinese background. I discovered many different Chinese language schools through an internet search and eventually settled on LTL based on the positive reviews provided by past students. I came to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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maxihobbs, Manager at LTL Mandarin School, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2019

Hi Thomas, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us such a lovely, warm-hearted reply on Tripadvisor. You became an LTL stalwart in Beijing! Six months is a long time but it went so fast. We loved having you here and we are...More

Reviewed April 4, 2019

My experience in Shanghai, shortly speaking, has been amazing. I still have one week before leaving LTL, but I want to share my experiences with those who are thinking of studying Chinese at LTL Shanghai. I graduated from High School in Sweden in 2018 and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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maxihobbs, Manager at LTL Mandarin School, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2019

Patrik, It's great to see you document your time at LTL so highly. We really loved having you here. You've been a hugely popular member of our community and we wish you every success going forward. Keep studying hard and enjoy your last few days...More

Reviewed February 13, 2019

After graduating from high school in Germany in 2018, I decided to learn a new language and spend a longer period of time abroad. After some research I chose LTL because of their positive reviews on different websites and their small group and individual Chinese...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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maxihobbs, Manager at LTL Mandarin School, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2019

Noah, Thanks so much for these kind words. We really miss you at school and in the office but we know great things lie ahead for you. Always welcome back with open arms Love Team LTL

Reviewed January 8, 2019

We were looking for a long-term course in Beijing for our 15 years old daughter, who already spoke some mandarin. We had previous experience with two other language schools in China änd none of them was very good. I have found LTL through Google and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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maxihobbs, Manager at LTL Mandarin School, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2019

Lenka it's great to see such a positive review. We are delighted LTL lived up to your expectations are being let down before. We hope your opinion of China has improved thanks to four months with us! You've both been a pleasure top have around...More

Reviewed January 4, 2019

I got to know the school through an internet search, and immediately liked its training program to improve the Chinese language and undertake an internship experience, what I was looking for after my degree in Chinese. Thanks to the help of my tutor Irene, I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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maxihobbs, Manager at LTL Mandarin School, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2019

Hi Irene, We all miss you greatly in the office. You were a pleasure to have around at LTL and we hope to see you again some day. Thanks so much for taking the time to write these kind words. Student events won't be the...More

Reviewed September 28, 2018

My name is Kevin Riehl, I am 22 years old and from Germany. Between my bachelor and master studies I performed a gap year in order to collect enriching experiences. During my self organized gap year I spent six months in China, with the support...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Maxi H, Manager at LTL Mandarin School, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

Hi Kevin, What a fantastic review and what a pleasure it's been to have you with LTL. It seems you've enjoyed your time hugely, which we are delighted to hear about. Likewise it's been a pleasure having you with us and we are over the...More

Reviewed September 22, 2018

LTL is the real deal, no doubt about it. Let’ first get one thing out of the way: I am just a student coming from the USA to study for twelve weeks in Beijing. I do not work —or freelance— for LTL or any of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Maxi H, Manager at LTL Mandarin School, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Hi Catherine, What a pleasure it is to have you around our school. Your energy to learn and keep the school entertained is almost unrivalled! We are delighted to hear you doing so well here and we know you'll be fluent in no time! Thanks...More

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