The Confucius Institute at the Comenius University has prepared new courses for you for the Winter Semester 2022/23 (the semester dates are September 19 – December 16, 2022):

– all levels ( A1-C2) of Chinese language twice a week (the courses will be opened based on the interest) – please REGISTER HERE;
– Chinese language for children 1x v týždni – beginners (will be opened based on the interest) – please REGISTER HERE;
credited course for university students within the ENLIGHT programme ONLINE – APPLICATION AND SCHEDULE HERE

the courses (except for the ENLIGHT Programme course) can be held according to the interest of students online or in our new classroom: Domové role 69, Bratislava

Students, university employees and retired:
EUR 80,- /semester – twice a week (24 times)
EUR 170,- EUR /semester – twice a week (24 times)
Individual teaching: EUR 510,-

Bank account:  SK36 8180 0000 0070 0008 3100
BIC/SWIFT code: SPSRSKBA, Symbol Variable: 105220,
please include in the beneficiary information your name and course title/level

Chinese Painting and Calligraphy Course

Dear friends, we would like to inform you of a new course “Basics of Chinese Painting and Calligraphy“, the course will be held once a week, Saturdays between 15.00-16.30 in our new classroom Domové role 69, Bratislava. The course teaching will take 13 weeks, between September 17, 2022 and December 17, 2022. It will be taught by Chinese lecturer Wang Baokang.

The fees for the cultural course (Basics of Chinese Painting and Calligraphy) is EUR 170,-
The fee includes the materials as well. Students or other discounts do not apply to this course.
Individual teaching: EUR 510,-
Payents please wire to the followint:
Bank account No: SK36 8180 0000 0070 0008 3100 BIC/SWIFT code: SPSRSKBA, VS: 105220, beneficiary information shall include your name and the course title

Call for entries for the Chinese Bridge preliminary competition round in Slovakia. Registration deadline: May 10, 2022

The “Chinese Bridge” Chinese Proficiency Competition is back – this year online via Zoom platform.

It is a fantastic opportunity to showcase your Chinese language skills and hidden talents and to win a scholarship for studies in China. Participants at all levels Jia You 加油!
The “Chinese Bridge” competition is international Chinese language competition for non-native speakers – it became a popular reality entertainment show on Chinese TV. Due to Covid-19, it is currently run online.  It has been organized annually since 2008. Please find out (download) more information here:
EN competition info for secondary school students
EN competition info for univerisity students
CHN competition info for secondary school students
CHN competition info for university students

New Chinese classes in Winter semester 2021/22


paid courses for public twice a week – we offer following levels: beginners A1 (HSK1), A2 (HSK2) and B1 (HSK3) – you can register for the paid course here;
paid courses for children – once a week – beginners – please register here;
credited course of Chinese language for students of the Comenius University in Bratislava – please apply via AIS;
courses for our Confucius classrooms and teaching pointsstudents of these schools and universities can register here

This semester all courses except for courses for children take place ONLINE

FEES (fees include course materials):
For students, retired and Comenius University staff:
EUR 80 / twice a week (24 lectures)
Full price:
EUR 170 / twice a week (24 lectures)
Individual lessons for doubled price.

TUITION FEE PAYMENT:  IBAN: SK36 8180 0000 0070 0008 3100
BIC/SWIFT: SPSRSKBA, VS: 105220, information for beneficiary shall include full name of the couse participant and specify the course for which the payment is made

Results for the 19th Chinese Bridge – Chinese Proficiency Competition for Foreign College & High School Students in Slovakia

In order to present students’ learning outcomes and stimulate their interest in learning Chinese, the Embassy of China in Slovakia and the Confucius Institute at Comenius University organized the “Chinese Bridge” online Chinese speech competition from 15th of June, 2020.

After online voting and committee evaluation, the results for the 19th Chinese Bridge – Chinese Proficiency Competition for Foreign College & High School Students in Slovakia are as follows:

1st Prize: Victoria Macková
2nd Prize: Ján Hukel and Miroslav Rosputinský
3rd Prize: Martin Nikel and Renát Lehotský
Public Choice Award: Victoria Macková

Congratulations to the prizewinners!