With a long history as 45 years in the field of teaching Chinese as a foreign language, Beijing Language and Cultural University (BLCU) is the best-known university in China in this field. BLCU has a traditional good relation with Romanian people. The former Romanian ambassador to China, the wife of present ambassador and some other Romanian VIPs are all alumni of BLCU. At present, every year BLCU are offering several scholarship opportunities to Romanian students who want to go to China to study.
Confucius Institute at Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu is established under the cooperation between Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu(LBUS) in Sibiu, Romania and Beijing Language and Culture University(BLCU) in Beijing, China. Sponsored by the Office of Chinese Language Council International (HANBAN), this Confucius Institute is the first and the only one in Romania until now. It is established to strengthen educational cooperation between Romania and China, support and promote the development of Chinese language education, and increase mutual understanding between the peoples of Romania and China.
The CI-LBUS offers various Chinese language courses on different levels (for primary, secondary and college students as well as adults). Lectures or topics such as Chinese culture, history, politics economics etc and exhibitions, film shows and various other cultural events will be organized. Our website will gradually be established .The CI-LBUS will also organize seminars or workshops on Chinese calligraphy or ink painting and Tai-chi-quan.
In the future, there will be course for conversation, specific preparation courses for HSK and training courses for teaching Chinese as a foreign language. Furthermore business courses in Chinese, as well as Chinese language courses to help tourists gain information about history, culture, geography and differences in intercultural communication.
Confucius Institute Agreement (pdf)