Past Events


Sixth International Conference “The Silk Road” – June 4 -5

The Confucius Institute in Sofia is happy to present the Programme of the Sixth International Conference “The Silk Road”, as well as the Collection of Abstracts of the papers that will be presented during the Conference. Anyone wishing to attend as an online listener should register by sending an email with his/her names to silkroad.conference@gmail.com […]


Winners in the “Chinese Language Bridge” competition for college and university students

On May 15 and 16, 2021, the Confucius Institute – Sofia hosted the national Chinese Language Bridge competition for college and university students. For the first time in the twenty-year history of the international Chinese language proficiency competition, it was held in an online environment, but this did not prevent the participants from demonstrating solid […]


„SEE——爱 Beiwai– my love and my destiny“: A contest to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the founding of Beijing Foreign Studies University

The year 2021 marks the 80th anniversary of the founding of Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU). On this occasion, the Department of the Confucius Institute of BFSU, established exactly 15 years ago, is organizing a major international competition “SEE–爱 Beiwai–my love and destiny”. The competition aims to attract young people studying at the Confucius Institute […]


Winners of the calligraphy competition to honour the UN Chinese Language Day

Dear friends of the Chinese language and culture, On the occasion of the Chinese Language Day at the UN, which is celebrated on April 20 each year, the Confucius Institute – Sofia held a calligraphy competition among students from Confucius classrooms, schools with Chinese language education, as well as among students from the Institute’s language […]


Winners of the Chinese Song Contest “Rose Melodies”

Dear participants in the Chinese song contest “Rose Melodies”, The Confucius Institute-Sofia is pleased to announce the results of the Chinese song contest and the winners in the two categories. Our jury, consisting of four prominent professionals in the field of music and Chinese studies, have made the following choice: Individual performances: The first prize […]