University of Szeged, Konfucius Institute Ahol tudás és szándék találkozik


1. YOU too, learn Chinese! Start life with great confidence! – Chinese language courses for university and colleague students in 2020/2021 spring semester


Have you ever thought about how to improve your skills in the labor market after graduation? Did you know that despite of a good degree, the knowledge of various European languages, most of the graduates are unsuccessful in finding a job even for a couple of years? Did you know that the key of your success and also to make your way in the world is right in front of you? You too, register for the Chinese language courses through Neptun at Confucius Institute at the University of Szeged, and start your life with great confidence!

Why is it worth to learn Chinese?

  1. Besides mastering Russian and Arabic languages, job applicants with Chinese language skills are most in demand nowadays!
  2. Several Chinese companies operate European centers in Hungary. Colleagues who speak Chinese fluently are treasure worth!
  3. A wide variety of Chinese universities and departments welcome Hungarian students to participate in different kind of scholarship programs. All you need to pay is the flight ticket. You may as well study a half-one year or a full university term with monthly scholarship in China’s most excellent universities, either tuition and dormitory free! For further details, check our webpage on item SCHOLARSHIP!
  4. For the academic year of 2019/2020, the People’s Republic of China will give more opportunities for more and more Central-European and Hungarian students to refine their (language)skills in China!
  5. Nowadays, the knowledge of English is almost obligatory in each job position, however, Chinese is essential if you want a good job and salary!
  6. In the Confucius Institute at the University of Szeged is also possible to take the official language exam of the People’s Republic of China (HSK and HSKK), and after the accreditation process you are able to acknowledge the language certificate in your future workplace as well! For further details, check our webpage on item LANGUAGE EXAM!
  7. The Confucius Institute continuously launches its courses. Consequently, you can further develop and hone your language skills from the beginner till the advanced level!
  8. It develops the memory excellently! Scientists have proven that Chinese language learners/speakers use both their left and right hemispheric simultaneously which is not common among other language speakers.
  9. Studying Chinese is an excellent investment since within some years it will be remuneratory!
  10. One-fifth of the world’s population speaks Chinese or learns the language at the moment. So many people cannot be wrong! :-)


Chinese language courses at the University of Szeged (all of them are worth 0 or 3 credits!):


ETR-code Name of the course Schedule Time
KINK 11 Chinese language for beginners I. Monday & Wednesday 12:00 – 13:30
KINK 12 Chinese language for beginners I. Monday & Wednesday 14:00 - 15:30
KINK 21 Chinese language for beginners II. Tuesday & Thursday 16:00 – 17:30
KINK 31 Chinese language for beginners III. Tuesday & Thursday 12:00 - 13:30
KINK 41 Chinese language for beginners IV. Monday & Wednesday 16:00 – 17:30
KINK 61 Chinese language for beginners VI. Tuesday & Thursday 14:00 - 15:30


Courses are held with a minimum of 10 participants. In light of the number of participants, the Confucius Institute at the University of Szeged may decide to contract same level language groups. In this case, the students are informed via NEPTUN!


Language classes are held in English by professional Chinese teachers whose major is Chinese as a second language. Since the mediating language of education is English, a basic knowledge is essential.

Students are capable of lending textbooks from SZTE Klebelsberg Library, and also teaching materials in printed form can be received from the teachers.