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.


  • 2018 March HSK/HSKK Applications Open Now

    1-) Applicants should deposit the exam fees to Ziraat Bank IBAN No: TR 1700 0100 1537 0898 0700 5001 with the "Confucius Institute Exam Fee" explanation and by stating their name and surname.

  • 28.11.2017 - Confucius New Sinology Program 2018-2019 Ph.D.

    Please click the link for detailed information about Confucius New Sinology Program 2018-2019 Ph.D.