The Confucius Institute is pleased to announce its new course, “Introduction to Chinese Language and Culture”. This course is topic-oriented and will focus on both the language and culture of China. Some of the topics to be covered include travelling in China, calligraphy, cuisine and martial arts.


Schedule: Wednesday 4th April – Friday 18th May (20 sessions in total)

Days and time: Mon, Wed, Fri 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Venue: Reading Room, Confucius Institute, UWI St. Augustine

Contact hours: 40 hours

Cost: TT$800 (public) / TT$700 (for UWI staff and students – ID must be presented at the Confucius Institute)


Registration for the course will take place during the period; Monday 19th March – Thursday 29th March 2018. 


Registration process

Step 1 – Fill out registration form (

Step 2 – Collect payment chit at the Confucius Institute office

Step 3 – Make payment at the UWI Bursary between the hours of 9am and 3pm, Monday to Friday.

Step 4 – Present receipt of payment at the Confucius Institute office