What would it cost me?


Applicant’s expenses (approx)

Return flight London- Beijing


Visa for 6 months

£  200.00*

Travel insurance


DBS check

£  25.00

Medical check up

£  10.00


£1, 110

Tesol Course (optional)


*All visa fees went up in 2016 to almost double!

There may be an additional charge for vaccinations. 

The good news is that there is no agency nor recruitment fee for the student to pay. What you pay is similar to taking a holiday in China: flight, visa, travel insurance, etc but once you arrive there, everything is paid for and you would just need personal funds for the last month of travel and the occasional meal or coffee outside

Host’s expenses

Accommodation for 6 months


Food (3 meals/day) for 6 months




Mandarin Course


Cultural course


Excursion for 5 days


Logistical support