• The only Chinese school under European management licensed by the Ministry of Education.

  • The programs offer you the opportunity to work in associations involved in environmental protection or corporate social responsibility. 

  • Ability to engage in the local community and are keen representatives promoters of sustainable development and migrant family aid.

  • Our all-inclusive program aims at providing you with a genuine volunteering experience and a deep understanding of China. With the combination of work at an NGO and learning Chinese and joining NGO focused cultural activities in and around town.




  • Choose your length of stay: from one month to 1 year or longer

  • All Chinese levels: from absolute beginners to advanced and specialized courses (business, diplomatic...)

  • All year round applications: programs start at the beginning of every month

  • All ages: we accept students of 16 years and above

  • Volunteer in Beijing or Shanghai, the choice is up to you


Our fees include all the following:



4 hours per week + free weekly tutorial sessions with personalized feedback on your learning progress


Includes all fees for gas, water,  electricity, ADSL Internet, heating, telephone (except long distance calls)


Hutong School students get discounts on special E-learning toolkits, in order to improve their Chinese language skills.




such as assistance with Chinese visa application, registration in China, travel inquiries, ticket booking, etc.


including a city map, transportation card and Hutong School bag


such as assistance with Chinese visa application, registration in China, travel inquiries, ticket booking, etc.



The price for the Volunteer Program depends on the length of stay as shown in the table below. 

Hover over the indicated HKD price to see prices in EUR, USD, GBD and AUD. 



1 month

2 months

3 months

4 months

5 months

6 months

Total Fee

24700 HKD4549 AUD
2476 GBP
21714 CNY
2808 EUR
4804 NZD
203097 RUB
3146 USD

32400 HKD5968 AUD
3249 GBP
28483 CNY
3684 EUR
6302 NZD
266411 RUB
4127 USD

38700 HKD7128 AUD
3880 GBP
34021 CNY
4400 EUR
7527 NZD
318214 RUB
4930 USD

48400 HKD8915 AUD
4853 GBP
42549 CNY
5503 EUR
9414 NZD
397973 RUB
6166 USD

53000 HKD9762 AUD
5314 GBP
46593 CNY
6026 EUR
10309 NZD
435797 RUB
6752 USD

58200 HKD10720 AUD
5836 GBP
51164 CNY
6618 EUR
11320 NZD
478554 RUB
7414 USD

1 month is equal to 4 weeks.
Registration fee: 500 HKD92 AUD
50 GBP
439 CNY
56 EUR
97 NZD
4111 RUB
63 USD

A monthly accommodation surcharge of 750 HKD138 AUD
75 GBP
659 CNY
85 EUR
145 NZD
6166 RUB
95 USD
applies to Shanghai bookings.

All programs can be taken for longer than 6 months, the 6-month price per month still applies.



Program Starting Dates 2019*

31 Dec 2018

28 Jan 2019

4 Mar 2019

1 Apr 2019

6 May 2019

3 Jun 2019

1  Jul  2019

15 Jul 2019

5 Aug 2019

19 Aug 2019

2 Sep 2019

7 Oct 2019

4 Nov 2019

2 Dec 2019


*Beginner level, non-beginners can start anytime.


Apply directly or contact us for more information. Our foreign multilingual team will be glad to answer all your questions.


Terms of Payment:

The Hong Kong Dollar (HKD) is the primary currency and all other currency payments will be measured against the Hong Kong Dollar on the date when the applicant confirms their enrollment.