Model Confucius Institute officially launched in Auckland

Guests gathered at Pembridge House on 6 November and witnessed another milestone of the Confucius Institute in Auckland, the official launch of the Model Confucius Institute and its new premises.

November 7
23 Nov

"Well Done! Xiexie!" Farewell to the MLAs of 2018 Class

The Confucius Institute in Auckland invites school principals, teachers, homestay families and friends of our MLAs to join us to say THANK YOU and GOODBYE to them.

October 15

YCT exam participants hit a record high!

232 young candidates sat the first Youth Chinese Test (YCT) of the year in August, with numbers hitting a record high for New Zealand.

September 27

Performance from Minzu University of China highlight for Chinese Language Week

A performing arts troupe from MUC had their first show in Auckland's Raye Freedman Arts Centre on 24th September, which provided a highlight for this year's New Zealand Chinese Language Week.

September 27

Bargaining and food selling puts language learning into practice

Article on NZ Education Gazette's Chinese Language Week special issue, features with MLA Shen Ying from the Confucius Institute in Auckland.

September 26

新西兰中文周 Chinese Language Week (23-29 September) – Building bridges between countries, cities and classes

A recent Chinese Language Week special issue of New Zealand Education Gazette published a series of articles covering the the Chinese learning in the country.

September 24

Conference on CI as MTCSOL overseas training centre

As it comes into the tenth year of the NZ Mandarin Language Assistant programme, Confucius Institute in Auckland invited the representatives from the MLA home universities to Auckland for a conference on MTCSOL (Master of Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages) and the Confucius Institute.

September 3

Secondary School Students Shine in the NZ National Chinese Bridge Chinese Proficiency Speech Competition 2018

“Chinese bridge connects the hearts of the peoples from different countries, different cultures and different religions. And it provides a very useful platform for young people from different backgrounds to exchange ideas, to enhance mutual understanding and friendship between China and the rest of the world”, said Mme Xu Erwen, Consul General of the Consulate-General of PRC in Auckland at the presentation of awards.

August 17

Highlights in the NZ Chinese Bridge Speech Competition 2018

Some highlights of the VIP speeches and students' presentations

August 16

Secondary School Students shine in the NZ national Chinese Bridge speech competition

30 secondary students from all over the country showcased their language skills and talents in the competition.

August 16

Winners List: Auckland Regional Chinese Bridge Speech Competition_Secondary Junior Category

Congratulations to all the students who participated in the speech competition last Saturday!

May 15

Winners List: Auckland Regional Chinese Bridge Speech Competition_Secondary Senior Category

Congratulations to all the students who participated in the speech competition last Saturday!

May 15


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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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