Group of adult students learning MandarinOur Chinese courses take place in Chinatown, smack in the historical centre of Singapore and have been designed with great care. They cover the entire spectrum of levels and learning goals.

So no matter how well you speak Chinese right now or why you want to improve it, we have a class that will help you meet your personal goals. When you join, our trainers will first perform an assessment of your proficiency level. After this, they will advise you which course is most suitable for you.

Here is a detailed look at our courses:

Mandarin courses group-classes

In this series, we focus on practical aspects of the language – learning how to converse and communicate efficiently in Mandarin. This is structured and split into six sub-levels, meaningfully divided in terms of context and scope.

After you complete our conversational Chinese course, Singapore will feel like a very different place for you. You will be able to speak Mandarin in different social and work situations. Altogether, the full 6 levels of our Conversational Mandarin Course will cover 1,200 Chinese characters. Read more here

Mandarin courses essential-level

Many of our students are happy to achieve the ability to speak Mandarin confidently, which is what the conversational Mandarin course is designed to teach. If you are keen to learn advanced business Mandarin sentence structures, reading and formal writing, our Business Mandarin course is just right for you.

This level is designed for corporate clients and businesspeople who need to be well-versed in business language and contract terms. It’s especially suitable if your company has set your sights to do business in a Chinese speaking business environment.

A placement test will be conducted to determine suitability of the student for this course. Click here to do the online placement test 

Click here to find out more about our Business Mandarin course!

Mandarin courses essential-level

Yi Mandarin’s one-day business email writing workshop lays the groundwork for good business communications so you feel confident handling business matters in Chinese. Developed for those who already know conversational Chinese, the workshop takes just one day of your time, and it’s focused on the essentials – what you need to know to succeed – without wasting your time on unimportant details, basic conversational topics or other unnecessary “fluff.”

This course is suitable for locals who have learned Chinese as second language and expats who have achieved at least C2 (common European framework) in listening. A placement test will be conducted to determine suitability of the student

Click here to find out more about our Business email writing course!

intensive Mandarin courses

This level is designed for individuals who need to learn Chinese business language and contract terms for their own industries. We can customize the course syllabus to be industry specific and support your business objectives. Training hours can also be tailored according to your needs, you only learn what is important for your business.

Our trainers have many years of experience in providing professional and corporate training – in sectors including banking, oil and gas technology, finance and insurance.

Click here to find out more about our Professional Mandarin course!

Are you interested, or wonder where you would fit in? Simply contact us and we will be glad to give you friendly advice.