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We offer help in introducing Chinese (Mandarin) into schools, Chinese classes for business and the public, workshops, films, expertise and much more.
Established in 2007, the Confucius Institute in Auckland is a world-class institution dedicated to enhancing understanding between China and New Zealand.More About Us
New Lynn Primary students are studying Mandarin language and Chinese culture as part of an approach to celebrate and normalise diversity.Read More ›
An Auckland student who won a national Chinese Mandarin speech competition credits his success to compulsory language classes.Read More ›
A Rotorua Boys' High School student's passion for learning Chinese has brought him national recognition. Mohammad (Sameed) Khan won the junior category at the 2017 New Zealand National "Chinese Bridge" Speech Competition.Read More ›
Mandarin Language Assistants are available to support language programmes in New Zealand schools for the 2018 academic year. Expression of Interest is now OPEN to schools to establish or develop their Chinese language programmes. http://ci.ac.nz/cis/mla/eoiRead More ›
The Confucius Institute in Auckland since it started in 2007 has been working to support Chinese language and culture in lots of schools. This year, CI Auckland is 10 years old! So to celebrate, we would like to invite you, all the Chinese learners in the wider Auckland region, to send us virtual birthday greetings showcasing your Chinese talents – language and culture. Share your Chinese journey and make it fun!Read More ›
It's the eleventh year for the NZ Chinese Essay Competition organized by CI Auckland. We encourage more students to take the challenge, to participate in the competition and showcase your language skills. This year, you can register and submit your essay online.Read More ›
Confucius Institute in Auckland has organised exams for Chinese language learners in New Zealand for ten years.
This Year's HSK, YCT and BCT tests are open for registration now.Read More ›