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  • New Exciting Business Chinese Course[26 March 2014]

    The Institute and China Studies Centre are co-presenting Business Chinese Course for professionals - 12 weeks, starting from 1 May 2014. More

  • Study Chinese scholarship opportunity at Shanghai University, China[26 March 2014]

    Group photo in Shanghai

    If you enrol in our Chinese Language courses by 6 April, you could win a scholarship to study Chinese at Shanghai University from 14 July to 10 August 2014 More

  • Sydney Ideas: Getting Ready for the Asian Century[3 December 2013]

    China Culture Study Tour

    'Asian Century' has been become a buzz word in the past couple of years but not many people have discovered the winning strategies on how to stay one step ahead and put their business on the map. As part of the annual City of Sydney's Chinese New Year Festival program, the Institute and Sydney Ideas will co-host 'Public Talk: Getting Ready for the Asian Century' on 11 February 2014. More

  • China Culture Study Tour[3 December 2013]

    China Culture Study Tour

    11 lucky students from the University of Sydney will walk the Great Wall and other famous Chinese historical and cultural sites this December. More

  • Win Passes to the Sydney Festival Lao Qiang Concert [3 December 2013]

    Sydney Festival Lao Qiang Concert

    The Institute is proud to co-present the Zhang Family Band's Lao Qiang concerts next January, in partnership with the Sydney Festival. More

  • Learn Chinese in Sydney[3 September 2013]

    Learn Chinese

    The Confucius Institute and the Centre for continuing Education have combined their strength and resources to offer a highly structured Chinese language program. More

  • Sydney Ideas Public lecture series: In conversation with Pipa Virtuoso Wu Man[3 September 2013]

    Wu Man

    The Confucius Institute and Sydney Ideas will co-present Rory Jeffes, the CEO of the Sydney Symphony in conversation with Wu Man on 29 October at the Law Foyer, the Law Building. Named '2013 Musician of the Year' by Musical America, Wu Man is recognized as the world's premier Pipa virtuoso and a leading ambassador of Chinese music. More

  • Jin Wei Gu Qin, Live in Sydney concert was a huge success![26 August 2013]

    Jin Wei Gu Qin

    250 music lovers attended the Sydney concert at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music on July 28, 2013. On stage, Gu Qin maestro, Jin Wei was supported by Chen Yutao who played the Chinese flute and Singer Julia Li. More

  • Self Defence Skills for Life[24 June 2013]

    Kung Fu Instruction

    The Confucius Institute is introducing a brand new course Kung Fu Self Defence that focuses on empowering individuals and teaching them to defend themselves against adversities. More

  • The Confucius Institute is reviving traditional Chinese music[24 June 2013]

    Jin Wei Gu Qin

    Sydney, get ready to be serenaded to the beautiful and melodic sounds of the Gu Qin performed by maestro Jin Wei at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music on 28th July. More

  • International Symposium: A Silk Road Saga: The sarcophagus of Yu Hong[7 May 2013]

    Groom and Camels, Northern Qi dynasty low relief 550â577, Shanxi Provicial Museum

    Confucius Institute will support The Art Gallery of NSW's international symposium on Saturday August 24, 2013 in conjunction with the exhibition A Silk Road Saga - the Sarcophagus of Yu Hong. More

  • Confucius Institute Scholarship 2013 Opens now[9 April 2013]

    Confucius Institute Scholarship

    Confucius Institute Headquarters launches the "Confucius Institute Scholarship" program to provide financial aid for students, scholars and Chinese language teachers worldwide. More