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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.



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

- Registration period for Spring Courses (non UH students): 1.12.2017-12.1.2018 Read more
- Registration period for Spring Language Centre Chinese Courses (UH students):1. – 7.1.2018 via Weboodi

- Prof. Hal Swindall (Jinan Univ. in Guangzhou) on the topic “Changes and Continuity in Chinese University Culture Since the 1990s”
Time: 5 February 2018 at 13:00-14:30
Venue: Academy of Finland (Hakaniemenranta 6, Helsinki)

- Helsinki Conference on the Chinese Model of Governance



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