The Confucius Institute for Scotland is offering interested candidates new opportunities to take the HSK Chinese language proficiency exams online at home. The Online HSK (Home Edition) Exams will take place on 12 December 2020. If you are interested in sitting this exam, please read the following instructions carefully and register for the exam by ... Read more
We offer a diverse programme of evening classes for the general public to enjoy learning Chinese. Our winter 2021 courses will start week beginning 25 January and booking for these classes is now open.
All winter classes will be delivered remotely using the online platform Zoom. To optimise the learning experience a maximum capacity has been ... Read more
The Donghua Edinburgh Centre for Creative Industries (DECCI) – which is hosted by Edinburgh’s Confucius Institute and Donghua University’s Shanghai International College of Fashion and Innovation (SCF) – has won the China-Britain Business Council’s Innovators in Education award.
Watch below interview with our director Professor Natascha Gentz to learn more about the work DECCI does between Scotland ... Read more
The Confucius Institute for Scotland campus is temporarily closed from Friday 20 March to students and public due to the outbreak of COVID-19. All Autumn classes are running remotely using the online platform Zoom. Our administrative team is working from home. Please contact us by email email@example.com if you have any enquiry.
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You are warmly invited to the next Asian Studies seminar, a roundtable discussion on the topic of “Chinese Science Fiction as World Literature.” The event will be taking place via Zoom on Wednesday 21 Oct, 2-4 pm (UK time). All are warmly welcome to join a discussion with the acclaimed authors and leading scholars in ... Read more
A Distant Exploration of Literary Writings and Historical Documents in Classical Chinese
Date and Time: 11 Nov, Wednesday, 2-3 pm
Speaker: Prof Chao-lin Liu, National Chengchi University, Taiwan
Chair: Dr Christopher Rosenmeier, University of Edinburgh
Zoom link for registration:
We design and employ software to analyze the contents of literary writings and historical documents. In the burgeoning stage of digital humanities in Taiwan, relatively ... Read more
You are warmly invited to the first of the Asian Studies Seminar Series events for this semester on Friday 2 October, 4-6pm (UK time), when we will be hosting a roundtable discussion on the topic of “Games and Gaming in the East Asian Studies Classroom.”
East Asia has been at the forefront of many developments in ... Read more
On behalf of Brittany Blankinship, PhD researcher, University of Edinburgh
We are a team of researchers looking at the effects of language learning on cognitive functions. As you’ll be learning a language, we’d like to invite you to participate in this research! We would also be happy to send you information about the results of the ... Read more