Our Partners


Foundational Partners

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

The University of Newcastle has a strong record for connecting with partners and communities across the world. Committed to building a world class institution with global reach that makes a difference to our region.

Central China Normal University (CCNU) is one of China's top universities with strengths in Education and Arts. Located in Wuhan, the largest city in central China, it has over 40,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students and a campus of more than 600,000 square meters.

Chinese International Education Foundation (CIEF): Founded in June 2020, Chinese International Education Foundation is a non-profit charitable social organization jointly initiated by 27 universities, enterprises, and social organizations. The Foundation is registered at the Ministry of Civil Affairs of the People’s Republic of China.


Collaborative Partners

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

Confucius Institute at the University Adelaide

Confucius Institute at Charles Darwin University

Confucius Institute at Griffith University

Confucius Institute at LaTrobe University

Confucius Institute at the University of Melbourne

Confucius Institute at the University of New South Wales

Confucius Institute at the University of Queensland

Confucius Institute at the Queensland University of Technology

Confucius Institute at the University of Sydney

Confucius Institute at the University of Western Australia

Australia China Business Council

Australia China Youth Association

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.