Confucius Institute

Helping to foster lasting relationships between New Zealand and China. ​

The Confucius Institute in Auckland helps to link New Zealand and China through education and culture, through a range of offerings including courses, exams, scholarships, business mentorship and cultural knowledge.


  • Kia ora, Ni Hao 你好!

    Explore with us a language increasingly important to New Zealand and a vibrant culture more than 5000 years old.

    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.

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First Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) 2019, a success!

First Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) 2019, a success!

Auckland's first HSK (Chinese Proficiency Test) in 2019 was successfully held on April 14, with a total of 127 participants sitting one of HSK’s six exam levels. Read more

April 18
31 Aug
[Registration OPEN] The 13th New Zealand Chinese Essay Competition 2019

[Registration OPEN] The 13th New Zealand Chinese Essay Competition 2019

The NZ Chinese Essay Competition, proudly supported by the Chinese ambassadors in New Zealand, has been continuously run by the Confucius Institute in Auckland for thirteen years. The registration for 2019 is now open. Read more

April 8
1 Jul
[OPEN for APPLICATION] 2019 NZ Educators' Delegation to China

[OPEN for APPLICATION] 2019 NZ Educators' Delegation to China

To principals and senior leaders of schools in the Auckland, Northland and Waikato regions. It's time to start an eye-opening trip for the future of your students. Read more

April 2

Partners

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  • The Confucius Institute in Auckland was established and is proudly supported by our three Foundational Partners: Hanban - the Office of Chinese Language Council International (Beijing), Fudan University (Shanghai) and The University of Auckland (New Zealand).
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    The University of Auckland
    Fudan University