International Community

Mandarin Classes Free for the Community

AUM's Confucius Institute will continue to offer free Mandarin classes on the weekends during summer and fall. Registration is required with the student's name, age and contact information. Class details will be provided upon registration.

Email Hong Wang at or Na Li at to register.

Want to Improve Your English?

AUM offers English as a Second Language for students and community members needing to improve their English speaking, comprehension and reading skills. 

    Mission Statement

    The AUM/HBUE Confucius Institute is designed to develop and facilitate the teaching of the Chinese language and promote educational and cultural exchanges in accordance with the Constitution and By-Laws of the Confucius Institutes.

    General Principles

    Confucius Institutes devote themselves to satisfying the demands of peoples from different countries and regions in the world who learn the Chinese language; enhancing understanding of the Chinese language and culture by these peoples; strengthening educational and cultural exchanges and cooperation between China and other countries; deepening friendly relationships with other nations; promoting the development of multi-culturalism, and constructing a harmonious world.



    Specifically, the AUM/HBUE Confucius Institute is designed to provide the following services:

    • Teach the Chinese language; 
    • Train Chinese language instructors and provide Chinese language teaching resources; 
    • Conduct the HSK examination (Chinese Proficiency Test) and tests for the Certification of the Chinese Language Teachers; 
    • Provide information and consultative services concerning China’s education, culture, and so forth;
    • Conduct language and cultural exchange activities between China and other countries.