The Confucius Institute at University of Colombo was honored to host a visit from prof. Yan Haisheng, Police Consular of the Chinese Embassy in Colombo Sri Lanka. The Consular was greeted by the Senior Professor. Lasantha Manawadu, Dean – Faculty of Arts, Professor Wimal Hewamanage, Director of the Confucius Institute and Mr. P.M.S. Bandara, Deputy […]
To celebrate the 65th anniversary of diplomatic relations between China and Sri Lanka, Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU) will hold an online Chinese summer camp for Sri Lankan Chinese learners from September 13 to September 22, 2022. This summer camp aims to promote cultural communication and exchanges and to build a platform for Sri Lankan students to improve their Chinese language skills, […]
The Confucius Institute at University of Colombo gave a hand to Chinese language undergraduates on the experience of Chinese culture “Road – to – Chinese : Light Day Salon” on 14th Aug 2022. 46 undergraduates from the University of Colombo were actively consulted by Sri Lankan lectures and Chinese experts from the Confucius Institute at University […]
The Awards Ceremony of the 21st “Chinese Bridge” Chinese Proficiency Competition for undergraduates in Sri Lanka was successfully held on 20th of June 2022 at the board room, Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo under the patronage of his excellency Mr. Qi Zhenhong-Ambassador, Chinese Embassy in Sri Lanka, Senior Prof. H.D. Karunarathna-Vice Chancellor of University […]
Mr Zhang Yingbao, Chinese Cultural Counsellor of Chinese Embassy in Sri Lanka and Mrs. Li Qingyui, First Secretary paid a visit to the Confucius Institute at University of Colombo (CIUC) and met the Vice-Chancellor Snr. Prof. H.D. Karunarathne. on 10th June, 2022. He extends his warm welcome while the two parties exchanged views on educational […]
Inauguration Ceremony of Chinese Language Beginners Course for University Staff will be held on 8th June 2022 with the participation of Senior Professor Lasantha Manawadu, Dean, Faculty of Arts, from 4.30 p.m. onwards via Zoom. CIUC initiated the program for faculty development by offering Chinese Language courses for all staff in UoC.
The Dragon Boat Festival (Duanwu Festival) is a traditional Chinese festival to commemorate the famous Chinese loyal officer Qu Yuan (Chu Yuan). The festival occurs on the fifth day of the fifth month on the Chinese lunar calendar and it is also called the double fifth festival. Since CIUC is providing opportunities to experience Chinese […]