About GCI Amsterdam

Groningen Confucius Institute Amsterdam(GCIA), one of the centers of Groningen Confucius Institute (GCI), was established on September 22, 2016. It is located at Herengracht 141, in the very center of Amsterdam.

GCIA is devoted to the mission of acting as a bridge to facilitate more communication and cooperation in the fields of language, culture and business between China and the Netherlands.

Drawing on the strengths and knowledge at GCI, GCIA offers services in the areas of language (Chinese courses, HSK Tests and English/Dutch-Chinese translations), culture (cultural courses, tailor-made trainings and cultural events), as well as business (business training, networking activities and conferences).

GCIA provides a range of courses for learners with different language levels and learning styles. There are two main categories of courses, which are: regular courses including the HSK standard course , and tailored courses which allow people to learn at their own pace and style. For more information about courses, please go to our Course page.

GCIA also provides a diverse range of Chinese culture courses and workshops, in a dynamic way. Please find more information below:

  1. Introduction of Chinese Tea Culture and Tea Ceremony
  2. A taste of a Chinese instrument Zither(Guzheng)
  3. An insight into Contemporary China’s society
  4. Chinese Arts Series
  5. Chinese-Dutch Cultural Dialogue

GCIA regularly holds cultural and business events, inviting experts and entrepreneurs as well as young professionals from around the world, with the aim to facilitate more communication between China and the world as well as to create more business opportunities.

Stay informed of our future events by following us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. We are looking forward to seeing you.

Groningen Confucius Institute
Correspondence address:
Oude Boteringestraat 44
9712 GL Groningen
The Netherlands

Visiting address:
Oude Boteringestraat 42
9712 GL Groningen
The Netherlands

tel. +31 (0)50 - 36 34 688