Confucius Institute

Welcome to the Confucius Institute

Based at the University of Liverpool, the institute is a focal point for all China-related activity in Merseyside, working closely with schools and colleges, local businesses, community groups and individuals to promote Chinese language and culture.

Discover Chinese history and culture

The Liverpool Confucius Institute is a collaborative project between the University of Liverpool, Xi'an Jiaotong University and the Office of Chinese Language Council International (Hanban), for the promotion of Chinese language and culture.

What are the Terracotta Warriors? Four amazing facts!

We explore the Terracotta Warriors exhibition at World Museum with Chinese history expert, Leon Rocha. Find out how they were discovered, how they were made and more!

Get involved with cultural activities across Merseyside

The Confucius Institute organises a huge range of cultural events throughout the year, from caligraphy classes to an annual dragon boat race. Keep an eye on our events page for future events.

How did the University of Liverpool celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival?