Unveiling Ceremony of the Model Confucius Institute Held in UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland

In News By Super User / Mar 1, 2019

The Unveiling Ceremony of the Model Confucius Institute was held in the newly completed UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland (CII) building on February 26, 2019. Chinese Vice Minister of Education H.E. Mr. Tian Xuejun, Chinese Ambassador to Ireland H.E. Dr. Yue Xiaoyong, Executive Deputy Director-General of Hanban Professor Ma Jianfei, UCD President Professor Andrew J Deeks, and more than 130 staff members and students from UCD and CII attended the event. Read more

2019 Chinese Spring Festival Gala Ireland

In News By Super User / Feb 27, 2019

February 16, 2019, The Convention Centre Dublin embraced a nearly 2000 crowds for the enchanting annual Spring Festival Gala co-organized by the UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland (UCD CII) and the Embassy of People’s Republic of China in Ireland. Read more

5th Confucius Classroom Working Meeting Held in UCD CII

In News By Super User / Feb 12, 2019

  The 5th Confucius Classroom Working Meeting was held in UCD CII on January 16th, 2019. The 20 participants included principles or programme managers from 9 secondary schools with Confucius Classrooms, CII Director Prof Liming Wang and CII Chinese Director Mr Wei Zhang. Read more

Local Chinese Teacher Training by UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland

In News By Super User / Feb 8, 2019

Local Chinese teacher training by UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland (CII) commenced on February 2nd, 2019. The objective of the training course was to increase Chinese language teaching (CLT) efficiency and performance and to improve methods of CLT promotion. It also aimed to train a cohort of high-qualified local teachers and build a local teacher reserve. Prof Liming Wang, Director of UCD CII and Prof Lianyi Song of the SOAS, University of London, addressed the teaching staff of CII and 26 local teachers.      Read more

The Ceann Comhairle Seán Ó Fearghail TD and Kildare Town Community School Visit UCD CII

In News By Super User / Dec 4, 2018

On the morning of 30th November, the Ceann Comhairle Seán Ó Fearghail TD, his private secretary Mr Brian Prunty and Mr. John Hayes, deputy principal of Kildare Town Community School, visited UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland (CII) and was greeted by CII Director Professor Liming Wang. Read more