4.7 - 8 Reviews

Chinese Language Institute / CLI

https://studycli.org/

Chinese Language Institute / CLI is a program provider offering 3 abroad programs. Programs offered include Study Abroad, Intensive Language, Gap Year, High School, Research, and Teach Abroad abroad programs in 1 country such as China.

CLI was founded in 2009 by two American brothers who have lived, worked, and studied in China for a combined 18 years. After recognizing China's growing importance in the world, they combined their knowledge to offer students a unique path to learning Chinese and understanding the PRC through immersion.

Study Abroad with Chinese Language Institute / CLI

OVERALL RATING 4.7
Based on 8 Reviews
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June 23, 2024
Past Review Great One On One Language Learning Chinese Language Institute / CLI: Guilin - Immersion Program

"I learned a lot of useful Chinese for my day to day life living in China. I also made a lot of friends and had a great experience living abroad."

University of Washington
Past Review Learning Chinese While Exploring Guilin Chinese Language Institute / CLI: Guilin - Immersion Program

"I loved my experience living in Guilin and learning about Chinese culture. I hadn't studied Chinese at all before I arrived, but I learned a lot within a short amount of time through the intensive classes."

Howard University
Past Review Best School In The Most Beautiful Place In China Chinese Language Institute / CLI: Guilin - Immersion Program

"Extremely worthwhile; learned to use Chinese and not rely on English to get around. Got to discover and enjoy one of the most beautiful places in Asia and study Mandarin intensively at the same time. "

Yale University
Past Review Teaching English + Learning Chinese = The Best Year Ever Chinese Language Institute / CLI: Guilin - Teach in China

"Not only did my Mandarin improve several levels in a short time, I also really grew to understand the community/society in which I was living. By the end of the year, I felt like I was a Guilin local and super confident about my abilities to keep living, working and studying in China. CLI definitely gave me the tools I needed t..."

Bard College
Past Review An Awesome 8 Weeks In Guilin, China Chinese Language Institute / CLI: Guilin - Study Abroad and Intensive Mandarin Language Program

"I came to learn the language. My Mandarin skills increased exponentially, because of CLI's incredible teachers and system and also because of true cultural immersion. But I also gained much more than language proficiency. I understand Chinese cultural better, I saw some incredible sights, traveled, hiked, and above all sustai..."

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University / Virginia Tech
Past Review Best Experience Of My Life! Chinese Language Institute / CLI: Guilin - Study Abroad and Intensive Mandarin Language Program

"I learned that you only learn when you get out of your comfort zone. It's important to take risks and venture off, with a group of course. Take all the saftey precautions you can, but it's important to be unafraid of learning about the surrounding culture away from the tourists. The learning usually comes from the everyday lives..."

University of North Florida
Past Review The Most Rewarding Experience Of My Life Thus Far. Chinese Language Institute / CLI: Guilin - Study Abroad and Intensive Mandarin Language Program

"I gained an extraordinary insight into the Chinese culture and language. I left America not being able to speak a word of Mandarin and returned being able to speak full sentences. For me, the trip was truly the most rewarding experience. I learned of my ability to adapt to new environments and how quick I was able to pickup the ..."

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University / Virginia Tech
Past Review Incredible Cultural Immersion Chinese Language Institute / CLI: Guilin - Study Abroad and Intensive Mandarin Language Program

"I learned so much about Chinese culture and traditions as well as a lot about myself and how much traveling can expand my horizons."

University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point