Learn Chinese at your own pace

The Tourism Confucius Institute at Griffith University has a range of short-term (12-week), non-degree Chinese language and culture courses tailored to the learning needs of government, industry and the broader community.

Study Mandarin online with us for free! If you are interested in enrolling in an online private or group class please contact A/Prof Shannon Shan for more information.

Special trial offer: Free Basic Chinese 1 classes*

Griffith staff and postgraduate students can enrol in any scheduled Tourism Confucius Institute Group course free of charge. Contact us to register.

We also offer other programs and initiatives, including Chinese language proficiency tests (HSK, BCT), Chinese for primary and secondary schools, speech competitions, Chinese Corner (a free weekly conversational group), as well as scholarship and research opportunities.

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Our courses help promote Chinese culture and language through education.


We offer a number of support programs to students, scholars and teachers to help drive your Chinese study.

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