The Confucius Institute plays a major role in developing the University's capacity, and that of its stakeholder's and its communities.

Confucius Institute

About Us

We are a non-profit organisation providing high quality Chinese literacy programs in the Hunter, the Central Coast and regional NSW. We help the educational, business and general communities develop capabilities and connections required to effectively engage with China.


Our Staff

Rhys Palmer
Rhys Palmer
Director

Jonathan Yi
Jonathan Yi
Deputy Director

Maggie
Maggie Chen
Instructor

Kelly Qiu
Kelly Qiu
Instructor

Vicky Xiao
Vicky Xiao
Instructor

Sophia Yan
Sophia Yan
Instructor

Lydiayang
Lydia Yang
Instructor

JQ
Jenny Qiu
Instructor

Quibei fu
Qiubei Fu
Admin Officer


Our Partners

We were established and are proudly supported by three foundational partners – the University of Newcastle (Australia), Central China Normal University (Wuhan) and Hanban (Beijing).

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We also have a highly valued network of outstanding organisations with whom we work together to further our common goals and aspirations. More information.