As an au pair at the Au Pair SEIS program, you are going to attend 4-6 weekly Mandarin lessons (50mins per lesson) at the School of English and International Studies (SEIS) at Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU) and the course fee would be provided by your host family.
Our host families provide you with your own room in their lovely house along with all your meals. In exchange, you tutor English to the children, improve their knowledge of the world and share your home culture. Click here to read more information about how the program works.
Experience Chinese Campus life at a top university in China
Beijing Foreign Studies University is famous and praised for offering the widest range of language studies in China: as of December 2016, there are 84 foreign languages being taught in this university.
The Mandarin teacher has many years of teaching experience and you will be able to use the university facilities such as the dining hall, library etc. as an international student.
Attend a top Chinese university to learn Mandarin, live with a local family, experience the campus life and make friends with Chinese students to learn more about Mandarin and Chinese culture.
The program is for 6 months or 12 months and we are going to help you apply for the most appropriate X2 short term study visa. Here are the 2019 arrival dates. Apply today!
28th Feb 2019
7th March 2019
14th March 2019
28th August 2019
5th Sep 2019
12th Sep 2019
Costs involved in the program
To exchange for your 30hours per week of contact time to the host family kids, your round trip flight tickets, insurance, food and accommodation are covered if you complete the program satisfactorily, monthly allowance is RMB 1,000.
Refundable program deposit – to ensure that Au Pairs are responsible and meet the expectation of the host family we require a security deposit of GBP500-GBP800. We refund the money back after you complete the program satisfactorily.
Zone2(North/Central/South America) ￡800GBP
Fees to obtain Chinese visa, health check and criminal record check: au pairs need to pay these themselves.
Below we have summarized the details about your costs in the program: