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.


  • 23rd March 2019 HSK/HSKK Exams Are Completed!

    HSK/HSKK exams were completed succesfully on 23rd March 2019 at METU. Thank you all for your participation.

  • 2nd May 2019 Chinese Bridge Competition!

    We, METU CI, are proud to organize the 18th Chinese Bridge Competition in 2nd May in Turkey. We all expect you to join!