Event calendar

  • 8 May, 13-16: Chinese Bridge Competition for University and Upper Secondary School Students CANCELLED
  • 7 April, 10:15-11:30 Guest Lecture by Sonja Laukkanen: "Cultural Heritage in China: Example of the Meli Mountain". CANCELLED
  • 21 April, 9:15-16:00 Networking Conference for Chinese/China Studies Scholars CANCELLED
  • 21 April, 16:00-17:00 Book launch of Jyrki Kallio’s book Mengzi – Veljellisyyden tie (Mencius – The way of brotherliness) CANCELLED
  • 4 March, 10:15-11:30: Guest lecture by prof. Chris Primiano, KIMEP University, Kazakhstan and Prof. Nikolay Samoylov, St. Petersburg State University: Belt and Road Initiative in Russia and Kazakhstan
  • 10 March: Guest lecture by prof. Brantly Womack: Diplomatic Driving in the Fog of Great Power Rivalry: The Options of Third Countries between the United States and China
  • 21 March: HSK Writing Test
  • 23 March: HSKK Spoken Test
  • 24 March: Guest lecture by Prof. Pauli Paasonen: Emissions fo air pollutants and greenhouse gases, with spesific focus on China CANCELLED
  • 28 March: Chinese language teacher training day CANCELLED
  • 7 February, 10-12 Guest lecture by Dr. Michel Beniard: The Song sisters Part 2
  • 11 February, 10:15-11:30 Guest lecture by prof. Chang Jiang
  • 14 February, 10-12 Guest lecture by Dr. Michel Beniard: Emily Hahn an unconventional woman in China
  • 20 February, 14.15-15.30 Introduction to Online Resources on the Asiaportal.info by Inga-Lill Blomkvist, librarian at Nordic Institute for Asian Studies

  • 24 February -1 March LC registration period for University students  

  • 28 February, 14:00 – 17:00 Chinese Culture Club, Culture Lecture: Chinese Modern Films and the film 'To Live' by Zhang Yimou

  • 30 December-5 January LC registration period for University students
  • 2 December-12 January Registration for non-students
  • 24 January Chinese New Year Party with CSSA-UH at Alina Hall, New Student House
  • 24 January, 16-20 Chinese New Year Market at Kansalaistori
  • 31 January, 10-12 Guest lecture by Michel Beniard: The Song Sisters part 1
  • 2 December Registration for Spring courses start (non-university students) 
  • 3 December Guest lec­ture by Prof. Nikolay Sam­oylov (St. Petersburg State University): Visual Images of the Soviet Union and the West in China in 1950s - 1970s: Changes and Continuities
  • 15 December Autumn term ends
  • 1 November  Lecture on Chinese chess by Mikko Törnqvist
  • 3 November  Sino-Finnish Chess competition 
  • 13 November Guest lecture by Daniele Brombal,Ca' Foscari University of Venice
  • 16 November Chinese Language Teacher training
  • 12 October HSK test
  • 14 October HSKK test
  • 18 October Mingling event for CI students and Chinese students
  • 3 September Courses start
  • 14 September Deadline for HSK and HSKK test registration
  • Institute is closed
  • 13 June, 14.15-15.34   Confucius Institute Seminar:
    Critical Examination of China’s Project of the Century:Belt and Road Initiative’s Impacts in Central Asia and Southeast Asia