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The BCI has been Highly Commended in the ‘Global Category’ at the 2020 Leeds Partnership Awards.  Giles Blackburne, Executive Director, and Professor Zhang Xiaofeng, Chinese Director, attended the award evening held on 9 May 2022 to celebrate those who have enriched the Leeds community by embodying the values of the Leeds Partnership this academic year. 
The Business Confucius Institute (BCI) at the University of Leeds has won the Leeds University Business School Partnership Awards 2022 Global Award.  BCI Communication and Marketing Officer Xunnan Li attended the ceremony on behalf of the team.  “The Partnership Awards recognise the exceptional work of staff and students who truly put the Leeds Partnership into…
The Business Confucius Institute at the University of Leeds (BCI) celebrated the arrival of the Year of the Tiger with a cultural event on 1 February organised by our Chinese instructors. Two Chinese craft workshops were delivered as part of the event: papercutting (剪纸) and traditional Chinese painting (国画). The BCI saw many familiar faces in the…
Wishing everyone a healthy, peaceful, and prosperous Chinese New Year as we ring in the Year of the Tiger!  Curious as to what the Chinese New Year celebration is all about? Our Head Teacher Maggie presented BCI students with a delightful guide to the Spring Festival, introducing all the basics, including traditions, customs, cuisine, and…