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The Confucius Insititute at Cardiff University

The Confucius Institute offers a wide range of language courses and programmes for all ages.

Cardiff Centre for Lifelong Learning,
Senghennydd Road,
Cardiff, CF24 4AG
Tel: 029 2087 6053
Email: confucius@cardiff.ac.uk

CCI was awarded an excellent Confucius Institute in 2013 by Xiamen University.
The President and Vice-Chancellor of Cardiff University, Prof Colin 
Riordan visited Xiamen University and met the President of Xiamen 
University, Prof. ZHU Chongshi on 23-24 Oct.
The First Minister of Wales and the Chinese Ambassador joining Confucius Institute for Chinese New Year Celebration at Senedd in 2013.
The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Colin Riordan, visiting HANBAN/Confucius Institute Headquarters.
Two universities of high calibre joining to pursue mutual development
Pro Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Hywel Thomas, delivering a speech at the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival.
The Executive Director of CCI, Prof. Anthony Beresford, visiting HANBAN/Confucius Institute Headquarters.
Vice president of Xiamen University

Latest News

June 23, 2014

A Warm Welsh Welcome to Professor Li Dan

Cardiff University Confucius Institute is pleased to welcome Professor Li Dan, from the International Politics Department at Xiamen University.

May 19, 2014

Is your school committed to delivering and developing Chinese?

If so, you may want to consider becoming a Confucius Classroom.

May 8, 2014

Learn Mandarin!

Our experienced Chinese Language Tutors provide lively and engaging Mandarin language and cultural activities

April 30, 2014

A Warm Welsh Welcome to Professor Li Dan

Cardiff University Confucius Institute is pleased to welcome Professor Li Dan, from the International Politics Department at Xiamen University.

April 28, 2014

Confucius Institute update April 2014

This year is the Chinese year of the Horse, and the Confucius Institute celebrated Chinese New Year with a number of events in Cardiff.

April 8, 2014

Chinese New Year 2014 – The Year of the Horse

This year is the Chinese year of the Horse, and the Confucius Institute celebrated Chinese New Year with a number of events in Cardiff.

February 25, 2014

New Hanban tutors arrive in Cardiff University

Cardiff Confucius Institute was delighted to welcome four new Chinese tutors from Hanban on 25 February 2014.

February 10, 2014

7th Wales China Schools Forum at Christ College, Brecon

On 10 February 2014 Cardiff and Lampeter Confucius Institutes hosted the Wales China Schools forum at Christ College in Brecon.

January 24, 2014

Cardiff Confucius Institute celebrates the Launch of Aberconwy Confucius Classroom

Friday 24 January 2014 saw the official opening by Head Teacher, David Wylde, of the Confucius classroom at Ysgol Aberconwy.

October 21, 2013

Cardiff Confucius Institute hosts Mandarin Assessor Training

On 21 October 2013 Cardiff Confucius Institute hosted a Mandarin assessor training day for the Welsh Joint Education Council (WJEC)

October 10, 2013

30 years of friendship between Cardiff and Xiamen at the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival

The Mid-Autumn Festival is an important date in the Chinese calendar, so Cardiff Confucius Institute organised something special to celebrate it.

September 4, 2013

Come along to our Open Day!

If you need any advice before enrolling on a course, come along to one of our Open Days. A Co-ordinating Lecturer or tutor will be on hand to help you.

August 7, 2013

Confucius Classroom launched at Cathays High School

Cardiff Confucius Institute recently celebrated the launch of a Confucius Classroom at Cathays High School, Cardiff.

July 15, 2013

Launch of Cathays High Confucius Classroom

Cardiff Confucius Institute celebrates the Launch of Cathays High Confucius Classroom

June 3, 2013

A visit from Xiamen University leaders

A senior delegation from Xiamen University, led by Zhan Xinli, Vice President of Xiamen University, visited Cardiff University on 22 May 2013.

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