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Confucius Institute

Queen Mary University of London's Confucius Institute, is a collaboration between QMUL and Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications


'I’ve just resumed my Mandarin learning with lessons at Queen Mary’s Confucius Institute; I think that it’s really important that when I go on overseas trips to China I can say more than just the basics.' [Colin also speaks German, French and Portuguese]
— Professor Colin Grant, Vice-Principal for International

2022-2023 Chinese Mandarin courses

Chinese Language and Culture Class 2020-2021

Confucius Institute Scholarships

Students will have the opportunity to be considered for a Confucius Institute scholarship, which is based on merit, to the top achieving students on their Chinese language and culture course. The scholarships will be a refund of fees paid at the beginning of the year. You do not need to apply for these scholarships as you will be automatically eligible once you have paid your fees. 

  • Scholarships awarded on merit demonstrated by passing the HSK test for their level (teacher to define the level) + 400-500 words on how the Chinese course has helped, or will help, them to develop in their academic or professional career
  • HSK test preparation will be free for those who achieve 80% attendance by the date of registration for the test
  • Students to pay for their own test
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