Confucius Institute at Stellenbosch University

The Confucius Institute at Stellenbosch University (CISU) was established at the end of 2007 as part of an agreement between SU and Xiamen University in Xiamen, China. The CISU has grown and developed to accommodate 1 675 students currently registered at 14 teaching sites (including SU and schools in the broader Western Cape, such as Worcester, Wellington and Knysna). The CISU provides courses on different levels, including basic, intermediate and advanced.

The activities of the CISU include the following:

  • Chinese language teaching
  • Chinese cultural events
  • Academic Forum on Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Support to mobility programmes to China
  • Confucius Classroom at Rietenbosch Primary School
Click here for the CISU website. 

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