Confucius Institute for Scotland's Schools Events in Scotland

Recent Events

  • Shanghai Theatre Academy Group performance
    To celebrate Chinese New Year we welcomed the Shanghai Theatre Academy Group for a performance at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre. The group gave wonderful performances of traditional and modern Chinese dance and music. 
  • Chinese New Year at the National Museum of Scotland
    To celebrate Chinese New Year, CISS ran a series of events in partnership with the National Museum of Scotland. The event was aimed at children, young people and families. Chinese exchange teachers ran a number of interactive activities. It was an exciting and colourful event. 
  • Chinese New Year Burns Supper 2019
    On 18th January Hanban teachers, CISS Alumni, HaSS staff and Strathclyde China Institute students came together to celebrate Burns Night with a twist. Hosted at the Grand Central Hotel the evening was a fun mix of traditional Scottish food, Burns poetry and a ceilidh. Consul General PAN Xinchun spoke at the event giving his Chinese New Year wishes. 
  • Performances at RCS and Lasswade High School
    In the autumn term we welcomed the Traditional Orchestra of the Fine Arts School of Shandong University to Scotland for a performance at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, follwed by a performance for school pupils at Lasswade High School in Midlothian. The orchestra performed a diverse range of songs in a traditional Chinese style.



  • Fri

    Mentor Training Day

    A training day for mentors of Hanban teachers and volunteers.

  • Wed

    GTCS teachers of Mandarin PL

    Professional Learning Day for GTCS teachers of Mandarin. 

  • Wed


    AGM for Confucius Classroom Hub network and stakeholders.