Confucius Institute - Budapest, Hungary

   1088 Budapest, Múzeum krt. 4/F., I.16.    Tel: (36)-(1)-411-6597
Ügyintézés: H-CS: 10.30-18.30; P: 10.30-16.00
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HSK and HSKK exams

Dear Applicant,

The HSK & HSKK exams will be held on December 4. (Sunday), 2022.

The location of the exam:
1088 Budapest, Múzeum krt. 4/F.


Kungfu Course - 12 sessions, Thursdays

Dates: 15, 22 Sept., 6, 13, 20 Oct., 3, 10, 17, 24 Nov. 1, 8, 15 Dec. 20:30-21:30

Location: 1119, Budapest, Mérnök utca 35.

Instructor: Kristóf Kövér (Wushu instructor)

Course fee: 19 000 HUF.

To register for the course, please send an e-mail to or

We are always looking for new participants!


ELTE Confucius Day

Date: 24 September, Saturday 14:00-17:30

Locations: 1053 Budapest, Egyetem tér 1-3.,
ELTE BTK, Building F

According to tradition, Confucius was born on 28 September 551 BC. Chinese cultural institutes around the World celebrate the birthday of the master together every year. On this occasion, the Confucius Institute of ELTE also offers programmes related to the anniversary for those interested in Chinese culture.

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The Program of ELTE Confucius Day

1. Openning Ceremony
Concert of the ELTE BTK Art Mediator and Music Institute
Lion dance (Chan Wu association)
Kungfu performance (Dragonsword association)

2. Cultural programs
The opening ceremony will be followed by cultural programs. You can try Chinese calligraphy and Chinese papercut or chopsticks, learn the basics of jianzi (Chinese foot badminton): Do not hesitate to join our Chinese culture related lectures.

3. Cultural lectures:
István Havadi: Representation of Confucius in classical Chinese painting
Gábor Bakos: The sights of Beijing, the Temple of Confucius in Beijing

Ink and Brush book launch and exhibition

Date: 29 September 2022, Thursday, 17:00

Location: 1088 Budapest, Múzeum körút 4/F, Kodály terem

ELTE Confucius Institute first launched a traditional Chinese painting course in 2017, and the unbroken popularity of the course resulted in this beautiful Ink and Brush painting album, in which we can see the paintings of the course participants, 5 years of productive work in our Institute.

Please support the work of ELTE Confucius Institute
with 1% of your tax contribution

A Magyar Kína-kutatásért Alapítvány

The tax number:


Magyar Kína-kutatásért Alapítvány

ELTE students, ELTE alumni and ELTE employees can take part in some of our courses with a 50% discount!

This discounted price is not mergeable with other discounts.

Virtual Tour

Virtuális séta az ELTE Konfuciusz Intézetben

360° Virtual Tour
at the ELTE Confucius Institute


* Founded in 2006

* Rated excellent by Hanban in 2007, 2011 and 2012

* Active in 9 towns and 35 institutions

* More than 2000 students a year

* 36 native teachers

* Own students’ book in Hungarian

* 50 cultural events a year

* Reception of Prime Minister Wen Jiabao in 2011

* Organising the 3rd Conference of European Confucius Institutions in 2011

Xu Lin, a Hanban elnökasszonya Budapesten

"As if we were a family ..."

Bemutatkozik az ELTE Konfuciusz Intézet - Kínai nyelvoktatás
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CEETC Traning

The Central- and Eastern European Chinese Language Teacher Association is founded at the 9th Central- and Eastern European Teacher Training


Velence Dragonship Festival

ELTE Confucius Institute was also present on this year’s Velence Dragonship Festival


ELTE Confucius Institute certified as “Excellent Chinese Language Exam Centre” again

Our Institute had another successful year behind it, as it once again attained the certificate of “Excellent Chinese Language Exam Centre”.


ELTE Confucius Institution held an online lecture on "Exploring Chinese Poetry in Translation"

In the first part of the lecture, Dr. Salát explained to the audience the history of how Chinese poetry spread through Hungary...


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