Announcements Archive

  • Translation & Interpretation Services

    Translation Our client portfolio varies widely as does the range of translations we have undertaken both for Chinese to English & English to Chinese. From Edinburgh International Festival to local councils, SMEs to corporates, our translation work is carried out by contemporary Chinese translators who also have excellent English. Our standards are high, our prices are ...
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  • Asian Studies seminar: 13.Oct.2021, 2 – 4pm

    Speaker: Professor James M. Hargett 何瞻 , Professor of Chinese Studies, The University at Albany, State University of New York Title: Anchors of Stability: The Origins of Place Names in China Chair/Discussant: Dr Julian Ward, University of Edinburgh Date and Time: Wednesday, 13 Oct. 2 – 4 pm (UK time) Location: Online via Zoom Registration:  https://ed-ac-uk.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMrf-qgrjorGdT-nJkxv1x5mB2WUgzqJK9u Please register in advance for this ...
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  • 5 Week Calligraphy Class – Starts 13 October 2021

    Key Information: Course: Five-week Chinese Calligraphy (running and cursive style) Date & Time: Wednesdays from 13 October – 10 November, 10:00-11:30am Online teaching time: 7.5 hour Homework: There will be additional homework after each session and the tutor will also provide technical support to deal with relevant queries. Student level: This course is suitable for both beginners and advanced students. ...
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  • 5 Week Brush Painting Class – Starts 30 September 2021

    Key Information: Course: Five Week Chinese Brush Painting Class Animals – Panda, Tiger, Crane and more Date & Time: Thursdays from 30 September – 28 October, 10:00-11:30am Online teaching time: 7.5 hour Homework: There will be additional homework after each session and the tutor will also provide technical support to students who have relevant queries. Student level: This course is ...
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  • Asian Studies Seminar – 29 Sept, 3 – 5 pm

    You are warmly invited to the first Asian Studies seminar this autumn semester. Professor David Cheng Chang 常成, Associate Professor of History, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology will give talk on The Forgotten War or the Hijacked War? How Chinese POWs and Taiwan Hijacked the Korean War Chair/Discussant: Prof Aaron Moore, University of Edinburgh Date and Time: ...
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  • The Institute senior teacher wins the First Prize at the UK Mandarin Teaching Competition

      At the UK Mandarin Teaching Championship – Scotland Competition 2021, organised by CLEC UK, our senior teacher Liu Yuhan received the first prize for his excellent performance. The Competition in Scotland is the preliminary contest of a Chinese teaching competition series, and Yuhan, as the winner of the competition in Scotland, will enter the UK ...
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  • Coronavirus (Covid-19): Important Announcement

    The Confucius Institute for Scotland campus is temporarily closed from Friday 20 March 2020 to students and public due to the outbreak of COVID-19. All 2021 Autumn classes are running remotely using the online platform Zoom. Our administrative team is working from home. Please contact us by email info@confuciusinstitute.ac.uk if you have any enquiry. If you ...
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  • 5 Week Brush Painting Class – Starts 1 July 2021

    Key Information: Course: Five week Chinese Brush Painting – Mountain and Water (Daytime) Date & Time: Thursdays from 1 July – 29 July, 10:00-11:30am Online teaching time: 7.5 hour Homework: There will be additional homework after each session and the tutor will also provide individual email feedback, including technical support to deal with relevant queries. Student level: This course is ...
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