During the event there was a speech by Heidi Rontu, Director of the Language Centre. There was also an award ceremony for Best Language students of 2018-2019. There was live music and the general atmosphere was very lively. Students were very interested to hear more about the Chinese courses offered by the Confucius Institute and the possibility of taking HSK and HSKK tests here in Finland. At the Chinese stand, students could try calligraphy and have a look of Chinese learning materials published by Hanban. Students from Aalto University (and other Finnish universities) can apply a JOO- study right to University of Helsinki and take Chinese classes at the UH Language Centre, where Chinese teaching provided by Confucius Institute.
The Confucius Institute at the University of Helsinki was invited to take part in Day of Languages at Aalto University's Language Centre on 19th September 2019. Deputy Director Su Qin from CI-UH and Chinese language teacher Cheng Jinhua from Aalto University were in charge of the Chinese stand.