Extracurricular Classes

We offer weekly classes for Mandarin Chinese, Tai Chi, Wushu, and traditional Calligraphy & Painting. Open to staff, students and the local community. 

Degree schemes

Chinese can be taken as a minor with French, Spanish and German as well as a range of non-language subjects.

Chinese proficiency tests

The Confucius Institute at Lancaster University is an official HSK and HSKK test centre in the United Kingdom.

Cultural classes

We offer a varied programme of cultural classes including our Chinese café, an informal and free drop-in place to practice Mandarin with native speakers.


Confucius Classrooms

Lancaster University Confucius Institute supports a number of teaching sites, including two sites located in schools, known as Confucius Classrooms.

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