History of the Confucius Institute 孔院历史
The Confucius Institute at the University of Zimbabwe was established in 2007. Since its establishment the Institute has grown to become a renowned center of excellence. More than 2000 students who graduated from the Confucius Institute are currently contributing to the Sino-Zim relationships through offering Chinese language translation services as well as teaching Chinese language and culture in various institutions and government departments. Apart from providing language services, the Confucius Institute at the University of Zimbabwe also provides scholarships sponsored by the Chinese Government to outstanding students, this has changed people’s lives.
To be considered by our stakeholders and members of public as the distinguished centre of teaching Chinese language and culture, research, intellectual liaison and exchange that foster Sino-Zimbabwe collaboration and provision of professional language services.
Mission statement 任务宣言
To promote and enhance the understanding of the Chinese language and culture among Chinese learners in Zimbabwe as well as friendship and exchange between the People’s Republic of China and the Republic of Zimbabwe, and to promote Chinese language and culture instruction and research at tertiary, secondary and primary school level. 促进津巴布韦人民对汉语和中华文化的了解，增强中津两国人民之间的交流及传统友谊。
Services offered 业务
Teaching of Chinese 汉语教学。
Translation and Interpreting Services汉语翻译。
Proof Reading 校对。
Cultural Activities 文化活动。
Chinese Proficiency Testing汉语水平考试服务。
Chinese Tourists toru guiding services 中国国籍游客导游服务