20 Sep

[Open to Apply] Mandarin Language Assistant 2020, Expressions of Interest

Confucius Institute in Auckland invites schools to express their interest to host a Mandarin Language Assistant for the 2020 academic year.

August 18
4 Sep

Join us, to be a New Zealand Mandarin Language Assistant in 2020

The 2020 MLA application is open NOW. Eligible candidates are required to apply online at vct.hanban.org by 4 September.

August 1
31 Aug

[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.

July 25
14 Sep

Asia Savvy conference

Learn how to engage with Asia and the world with a day filled with informative presentations, interactive workshops, lively discussions, quizzes and prizes. FREE to attend.

July 24

[Secondary Junior Category] Winners List: Chinese Bridge Speech Competition, Auckland 2019

Congratulations to all the winners in the Secondary Junior Category (Year 7-10)!

May 20

[Secondary Senior Category] Winners List: Chinese Bridge Speech Competition, Auckland 2019

Congratulations to all the winners in the Secondary Senior Category (Year 11-13)!

May 20

[Tertiary Category] Winners List: Chinese Bridge Speech Competition, Auckland 2019

Congratulations to Annabelle Jessop who won the first place in Tertiary Category of this year's Auckland Chinese Bridge Speech Competition.

May 20

Congratulations, Amber! Hillcrest High School student won Waikato Chinese speech competition

Amber Chu-Shing, Year 13 student from Hamilton's Hillcrest High School, became the first regional winner qualified to the NZ National Chinese Bridge Speech Competition.

May 10

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.

April 18

Meadowbank School students leading in the YCT exam

On 22 March, a special award presentation was held at Meadowbank School to honour the two hundred students who took part in the YCT (Youth Chinese Test) last November. All of them passed with fantastic results. Twelve high achievers received their awards and YCT certificates in the assembly.

April 1

200,000 New Zealanders celebrated the 20th Auckland Chinese Lantern Festival

Last weekend, the annual Chinese Lantern Festival came back to Auckland for the 20th time, with around 200,000 people attended the event.

February 18

MLA Yanwei Hou's TV Debut in New Zealand

CI Mandarin Language Assistant Yanwei Hou had her TV debut in New Zealand on 5 February, the first day of the Chinese New Year of the Pig.

February 7

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