Events of UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland
The UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland is organizing the Irish Secondary School Principals Official Visit to China in 2014 . Read more
On the 20th of October, 2014, 20 students from the Jesus and Mary secondary school in Ireland will travel to China on a 10-day trip. They will visit the Chinese Culture Experience Centre in Hanban (Confucius Institute Headquarters), experience Chinese courses taught by our outstanding teachers and visit famous scenic and historic locations in Beijing.
Renmin University of China (RUC) is a partner institution of the UCD CII. In June 2014, students who study Chinese with the UCD CII will have the opportunity to attend the courses in the Summer School organised by RUC. Students will study the Chinese language and experience the Chinese culture in a Chinese-speaking environment, which will improve their Chinese language skills. More Details ：http://iss.ruc.edu.cn/
The CII will organize the HSKK (a Chinese Speaking Test) in mid-May. Three levels of spoken Chinese will be tested: Beginners, Intermediate, and Advanced. This test provides a Chinese language certificate for foreign students’ entry into Chinese colleges, and the results of the HSKK are valid for two years (from the date of the test).
The Irish Final of the 13th International Chinese Bridge Competition for College Students will be held in Dublin on the 26th of April, 2014. This is the 5th year that the CII has organised the Irish finals. The university students will compete for a chance to represent Ireland in the World Finals in China this summer.