Education and Culture Center “Confucius Institute”

Education and Culture Center “Confucius Institute” of the State Institution “South Ukrainian National Pedagogical University named after K.D Ushinsky” was founded in 2012. Harbin University of Engineering is a Chinese partner. In 2016, the ECC "Confucius Institute" was recognized as the best institute in the world format according to Hanban. The Confucius Institute of the University of Ushinsky is the official representative for the international HSK / HSKK / YCT exam with the consent of Hanban. On the basis of the ECC "Confucius Institute" of the University of Ushinsky, for the first time, the international online HSK exam was organized on the Internet.

At the beginning of 2018, over 2,200 students were registered at the ECC “Confucius Institute” at the University of Ushinsky. Three times a year, the Center organizes scientific and practical conferences on issues of synology and pedagogy. The International Periodical Journal of China and Ukraine. Every year, on average, more than 50 different cultural events take place. Annual reporting conferences are organized in turns at Harbin Engineering University and University of Ushinsky. Educational programs are regularly implemented: “Summer / Winter Camp”, “Confucius Institute Scholarship”, advanced training for teachers and volunteers, and the like.

With the support of the international festival “One Belt, One Way”, the OCC “Confucius Institute” of the University of Ushinsky actively participates in a symposium between the city of Shenzhen and other regions of China and Odessa, tourist exhibitions initiated by the Department of Culture and Tourism of the Odessa region. Over the past 5 years, students of the ECC "Confucius Institute" University of Ushinsky received prizes in the competition "Chinese language bridge" in Ukraine. During this period, the Center was visited by high-ranking officials, namely: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of China to Ukraine, Mr. Zhang Xiyun, with a delegation.