Confucius Institute in Auckland invites schools to express their interest to host a Mandarin Language Assistant for the 2020 academic year.
The 2020 MLA application is open NOW. Eligible candidates are required to apply online at vct.hanban.org by 4 September.
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.
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.
Congratulations to all the winners in the Secondary Junior Category (Year 7-10)!
Congratulations to all the winners in the Secondary Senior Category (Year 11-13)!
Congratulations to Annabelle Jessop who won the first place in Tertiary Category of this year's Auckland Chinese Bridge 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.
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.
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.
Last weekend, the annual Chinese Lantern Festival came back to Auckland for the 20th time, with around 200,000 people attended the event.
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.
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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).