Mandarin Language Assistants Descend on Wellington

It was an intense three days as 46 Mandarin Language Assistants from CI Auckland attended the 2018 New Zealand MLA National Professional Development Programme.

May 10

Chinese Language Framework for NZ Primary Schools (Year 1-8) Published

To supplement the current NZ Curriculum of Chinese Language, CI Auckland has developed and published "a framework and guide for teachers to plan and implement a long term Chinese programme at the primary level, years 0-8."

April 13

Confucius Institute proudly supported the 2018 Auckland Lantern Festival

CI staff and Mandarin Language Assistants celebrated the 19th Auckland Lantern Festival with over 200K Aucklanders during the past weekend.

March 8

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.

February 14

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.

February 2
28 Feb

New Chinese Courses 2018

Register now, and learn Mandarin with experienced teachers at the Confucius Institute.

January 10

Farewell, the MLAs of 2017 class

CI Auckland had an farewell ceremony for the MLAs of 2017 on 24th November. Most of them returned to China in December after they finished their teaching of the last term. We wish them all the best in the future.

January 2

Chinese proficiency tests widely welcomed by NZ learners

​The Chinese Language Tests (HSK, YCT) are welcomed by more and more Chinese learners in New Zealand. The number of exam participants has increased annually.

November 20

Guest speakers from Fudan University on BRI and New Zealand

The Confucius Institute in Auckland​​he and the New Zealand China Council jointly hosted a Belt and Road Forum in Auckland on 26 October 2017.

October 31

CI Auckland hosted Joint Conference of Oceanian Confucius Institutes

Directors from eighteen Confucius Institutes in Australia, Fiji and New Zealand visited Auckland on 27th October for the annual Joint Conference of Oceanian Confucius Institutes. The delegates also include representatives from our foundational partners, Hanban/Confucius Institute Headquarters and Fudan University.

October 31

Confucius Institute in Auckland Celebrates 10-year Anniversary with Schools Dinner

It was a night of celebration on Monday 16th October as Confucius Institute in Auckland held its 10th Anniversary Dinner at the Auckland Museum Event Centre.

October 31

New CI Website Launched!

Welcome your visit. You may have noticed that our website has changed. We are happy to announce the launch of Confucius Institute in Auckland's new website!

October 18


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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).
  • HANBAN/Confucius Institute Headquarters
    The University of Auckland
    Fudan University