Fly Together
In the face of common threats, we need to unite and overcome the difficulties together. Chinese learners from all over the world filmed this MV to wish everyone Strong and Safe.
Nosipho Ntsizi stands at Confucius Institute at the University of Cape Town
Blessing from a UCT student
On hearing the outbreak of COVID-19 epidemics, UCT student Nosipho Ntsizi wrote a letter in Chinese to the Confucius Institute at the University of Cape Town, expressing her best wishes to the Chinese people and the whole world.
"China in My Eyes" Writing and Photo competition
On December, 2019, Chinese Embassy in South Africa held this competition for all South Africans & international friends residing in SA. The works of two of our learners from Chinese short course class have been awarded with outstanding works.
UCT students excel at SA Final of the 18th Chinese Bridge Competition
Nash Kyle and Kvevli Kristin from UCT had an exceptional performance, winning the first prize and the third prize respectively.


Wednesday, 27 May 2020
Stars Shining at the 2nd Chinese Singing Competition of CI-UCT

In order to promote Chinese learning in South Africa, the Confucius Institute at the University of Cape Town (CI-UCT) held the 2nd Chinese Singing Competition at Groote Schuur High School on 20 October 2018. A total of 33 contestants from 7 different institutions participated in the competition, performing 18 Chinese songs for the audience. The judges were impressed by the students’ fluent Chinese and excellent singing skill.

Publication Date:
Thu, 01 Nov 2018 - 11:00
Enjoy the Taste of Mid-Autumn Festival

On September 21st, the Confucius Institute at the University of Cape Town (UCT) organized a function to celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival for the students and staff at UCT. Dr. Ma Yue (Head of Chinese Section at School of languages & Literatures, UCT), representatives of UCT Asian Students Association and other UCT students interested in Chinese culture participated in this event.

Publication Date:
Wed, 26 Sep 2018 - 11:00
Chinese Folk Music Blooming at the University of Cape Town

On September 7, 2018, Guangdong Music & Folk Art Troupe visited the University of Cape Town, presenting an audio-visual feast for the staff and students at the UCT as well as local overseas Chinese. They gathered together and spent a pleasant afternoon at Smuts Hall.

Publication Date:
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 - 11:15
Groote Schuur High School students shine at Chinese Calligraphy Competition

Congratulations to the 6 students from Confucius Classroom at Groote Schuur High School who won prizes in the Chinese Calligraphy Competition held in Cape Town on 4th August 2018, with contestants from five Confucius Institutes and three Confucius Classrooms in South Africa.




Publication Date:
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 - 12:30