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.


  • 17.11.2017 - Chinese Corner Starts Today!

    "Chinese Corner" events start today welcoming everyone from METU who wants to practice Chinese speaking!

  • 25.05.2017 - Beijing Sport University Belt and Road Scholarship Program

    You can find detailed information about the Belt and Road Scholarship Program offered by Beijing Sport University in the link below.

    Beijing Sport University Belt and Road Scholarship Program