Confucius Institute

The Federal University of Minas Gerais, in a partnership with Hanban Institute and the Huazhong University of Science and Technology, hosts the Confucius Institute of UFMG since 2013. The IC-UFMG is financed by Hanban/Confucius Institute Headquarters, and develops a wide range of activities which aims at promoting Chinese language and culture, such as:

  • Chinese language teaching
  • Chinese language teacher training
  • Chinese language proficiency exams (HSK) application

Members

Chair of the Confucius Institute Board

Professor Sandra Goulart Almeida – President of the Federal University of Minas Gerais

Vice Chair of the Confucius Institute Board

Vice President for International Relations, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Members of the Board

Professor Aziz Tuffi Saliba – Dean of International Affairs of the Federal University of Minas Gerais

Professor Bárbara Malveira Orfanó – Professor at the Faculty of Letters of the Federal University of Minas Gerais, Director of IC-UFMG

Professor Yao Linshuang – Professor at Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), Chinese Director of IC-UFMG

Professor Graciela Inés Ravetti de Gómez – Director of the Faculty of Letters of the Federal University of Minas Gerais

E-mail: icufmg@dri.ufmg.br

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