Free Tutoring Office Hours

free tutoring

The free tutoring office hours are open to all registered students in group classes and Private Tutoring program to provide additional opportunities to practice Chinese with qualified native speakers. Each tutoring session is a 45-minute one-on-one segment that students need to sign up on a first come first served basis. During the office hours, trained and experienced language tutors interact closely with students to help with pronunciation, conversational skills, and review what has be taught in class.

The tutoring office hours are provided while group classes are in session, and are scheduled Mondays through Thursdays from 10:30am – 12:45pm and from 5:30 – 7:45pm. Registration can be made by call or in person.

Inquiries and Questions: Please contact [email protected] or call 212-744-8181, ext. 150

Mandarin Meetup at China Institute


Meet with like-minded people who are interested in Chinese and eager to practice! The Adult Language Program at China Institute hosts Mandarin Meetup groups to welcome everybody at our new location at downtown Manhattan. With facilitators who are native speakers and are professionally trained in teaching Chinese as a second language, you will get the most out of the meetups.

Also, you will get to learn a little bit of Chinese calligraphy with traditional Chinese tea being served freshly hot…. You won’t see Mandarin meetup groups like ours anywhere else in NYC!

You don’t need to speak Mandarin to join us at all. Our only expectation? Feel the Chinese culture and language, and enjoy communicating in Mandarin!

Fall schedule:

Thursday, October 26, 2017
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

*Please note that all dates are tentative and subject to change.

If you have any questions, please contact Maisy Zhang: [email protected] or call 212-744-8181 ext. 129

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