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Building upon over 50 years of Chinese teaching at the University of Leeds, the Business Confucius Institute at the University of Leeds promotes Chinese language and culture with a business focus, helping UK companies and organisations to understand and communicate with Chinese customers more effectively.

The Business Confucius Institute is a partnership between the University of Leeds and the University of International Business and Economics, authorised by The Chinese International Education Foundation (CIEF) and supported by The Centre for Language Education and Cooperation (CLEC).