New Courses for May and June

The Confucius Institute will be offering two Introduction to Mandarin Language and Culture courses starting in May. The courses will run for 8 weeks and you can choose to attend on Wednesday evenings or Saturday mornings. Book your place via the link on the Courses tab.

Announcement of winners of School Art Competition

We are delighted to announce the winners of the Confucius Institute School Art Competition 2018: Key Stage 2 winners: 1st Place                    Bella Summerscales, Belvedere Preparatory School 2nd Place                   Sofia Lotto, Belvedere Preparatory School 3rd  Place                   Sophie Malone, St Austin’s Primary School Key Stage 3 winners: 1st   Place                   Millie Dickinson, Belvedere Academy […]

Do you want to try Dragon Boat racing?

Recruiting for Dragon Boat race We are recruiting students for the annual North West Confucius Institute Dragon Boat Race will take place on 12th May 2018 at Preston Marina. We need 18 enthusiastic students who want to have a go!  The only requirements are to be able to swim 50 metres and obviously plenty of […]

Free 10 week course – starting 12 April 2018

Introduction to Chinese Language and Culture  (10 week course) This programme is free and open to University students, staff and the general public. The Introduction to Chinese Language and Culture programme runs for 10 weeks and enables you to gain a greater understanding of Chinese culture and language through engaging with practical activities. starting Thursday 12th April – […]

Subsidised tickets for Terracotta Warrior Exhibition on sale 2nd December

A limited number of subsidised tickets are available for staff/students to visit the exhibition on Saturday 24th February 2018  at 1.30 pm.   Please book early to avoid disappointment. Tickets on sale from 2 December – please click here to purchase tickets.     Prices: Adult ticket – £5 (standard ticket price £14.50) Student ticket – £3 (standard […]