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.

Latest News

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Winners Announced - Chinese Bridge Speech Competition (Auckland 2020)

Winners Announced - Chinese Bridge Speech Competition (Auckland 2020)

A first-ever online speech competition was held on 28 June, with participants attended on ZOOM and live-streaming on Facebook. Congratulations to all the winners. Read more

June 29
[Announcement] Tertiary category winners in Chinese Bridge Speech Competition 2020

[Announcement] Tertiary category winners in Chinese Bridge Speech Competition 2020

Congratulations to the winners and thanks for all your support. Read more

June 2
15 Aug
YCT Level 1-4 Examination

YCT Level 1-4 Examination

Register the YCT exam at the Confucius Institute in Auckland. Read more

June 1

Partners

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  • The Confucius Institute in Auckland was established and is proudly supported by our three Foundational Partners: Hanban/Confucius Institute Headquarters (Beijing), Fudan University (Shanghai) and The University of Auckland (New Zealand).
  • HANBAN/Confucius Institute Headquarters
    The University of Auckland
    Fudan University