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Confucius Institute
P.O. Box 59
00014 University of Helsinki

Visiting address:
Unioninkatu 38 A


Confucius Institute

The Confucius Institute at the University of Helsinki is an academic unit with a focus on Chinese language, Chinese culture and research on China.

Confucius Institute organizes courses on Chinese language and culture, as well as the HSK Chinese proficiency test and the Chinese Bridge speech competition. The institute also organizes various cultural events, lectures, conferences and seminars. In addition, the institute takes part in and manages research projects on China and organizes training for Chinese language teachers. The institute also maintains a special library on China.



Alfa TV Dosentti - Docent Arto Luukkanen interviews prof. Julie Chen

Kieli- ja kulttuurivaihto Kiinaan 14.-27.5.2017


靳诺书记率团访问芬兰 祝贺赫尔辛基大学孔子学院成立十周年

Commemorating 10th Anniversary of CI

Xi set to champion globalization and free trade during visit China Daily 4.4.2017

China News 3.4.2017

《 人民日报 》 1.4.2017

Xi's visit to Finland to inject new dynamics into 67 years of diplomatic ties
People's Daily 1.4. 2017

深化传统友谊 促进相互理解——习近平主席芬兰、美国之行备受期待
《 人民日报 》 31.3.2017

People’s Daily 30.3. 2017

Alfa TV Dosentti - Docent Arto Luukkanen interviews Prof. Wang Hong

Teaching Finns to Speak - Chinese

Confucius Institute: Bridge Builder for Chinese and World Civilizations

Upcoming Events

Confucius Institute´s new website with update info will be published in summer 2018.

It is time to apply for scholarships 2018 for studies in China
Confucius Institute Scholarships 2018-19

20 April: Chinese Film Screening: Black Coal, Thin Ice 白日焰火



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