Confucius Institute

Helping create lasting relationships between New Zealand and China. ​

The Confucius Institute in Auckland helps link New Zealand and China through education and culture, with 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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2 Mar
Confucius Institute supports Auckland Lantern Festival

Confucius Institute supports Auckland Lantern Festival

新年快乐!狗年旺旺!Happy 2018 Chinese New Year of the Dog! CI Auckland is proudly supporting the Auckland Lantern Festival on 1-4 March 2018. Read more

February 16
Warmest Greetings and Best Wishes for the Chinese New Year

Warmest Greetings and Best Wishes for the Chinese New Year

新年快乐!Xin Nian Kuai Le! Year of the Dog, the Chinese New Year 2018, begins on Friday, 16 February 2018. Read more

February 14
MLAs' arrival kicking-off the 2018 school year

MLAs' arrival kicking-off the 2018 school year

With the start of the new school year, the Confucius Institute in Auckland welcomed the 2018 class of Mandarin Language Assistants to New Zealand on February 2nd. Read more

February 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