Welcome to METU Confucius Institute

The METU Confucius Institute is the first of its kind in Turkey. It operates under the partnership of Middle East Technical University, Office of Chinese Language Council International (HANBAN), and Xiamen University (China), with the help of the Chinese Embassy in Ankara. The METU Confucius Institute was inaugurated on November 28th, 2008. METU Confucius Institute reports to the METU President's Office. Its Administrative Board consists of 6 Turkish and Chinese professors, and it is directed by one Chinese and one Turkish director. In addition, the staff includes an assistant to the directors, teachers of Chinese and part-time student employees.


  • 19.04.2018 - Announcement on Summer Camp in Xiamen University June 2018

    Summer Camp in Xiamen University 10th-23rd June 2018 attendees must deliver the documents necessary for visa application on April 24th Tuesday by latest! Please deliver the documents listed below to CI on this day. (Those who has a Green Passport need not to prepare these documents. They should visit Chinese Embassy to submit their fingerprints however.) 

  • Schedule for HSK/HSKK at METU CI on 24th March 2018