Announcements Archive

  • Teach Chinese in Scottish Schools – official qualification now available

    For the first time in Scotland, in 2009, the University of Edinburgh’s Moray House School of Education is pleased to offer a PGDE in Chinese/Mandarin. This course has come about through co-operation between the Moray House School of Education, the Confucius Institute for Scotland in the University of Edinburgh, the Scotland-China Education Network (SCEN) and the ... Read more
  • Refurbishment of Abden House

    Work began on the refurbishment of Abden House, a baronial mansion located at the foot of Arthur’s Seat, the famous extinct volcano in the city of Edinburgh. Read more
  • Confucius Institute for Scotland announced in Beijing

    The plan to establish the Confucius Institute for Scotland was first announced in Beijing on March 21 2005 by the then First Minister, Jack McConnell. The Confucius Institute network is an initiative of the National Office for Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language, a branch of the Ministry of Education in China. Read more