Contact & Location


Confucius Institute

Physical Address:
University of Idaho
Admin. Bldg. 328
Phone: (208) 885-7110
Fax: (208) 885-5221

Mailing Address:
Confucius Institute
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3154
Moscow, ID 83844-3154

Dr. Hexian Xue, Co-Director
South China University of Technology
(208) 885-7135

Dr. Matthew Wappett, Co-Director
University of Idaho
(208) 885-2214

Scholarship for Students of MTCSOL

Scholarship for Students of MTCSOL:

The scholarship is oriented at excellent students from Confucius Institutes (Classrooms), overseas local Chinese language teachers, winners of the "Chinese Bridge" Chinese Proficiency Competitions for Foreign College Students and for Foreign High School Students, excellent foreign college graduates majored in Chinese and outstanding performers on HSK exams, to undertake a Master's Degree in Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages.

The scholarship winner shall begin the study in autumn 2014, and the duration of scholarship is two academic years.

The applicant should have:

  • Bachelor degree (or its equivalent)
  • A score of at least 180 on the HSK (level 5)
  • A score of at least 50 on the HSKK (intermediate level)
  • A written commitment stating that he/she will be engaged in Chinese language teaching for at least 5 years after graduation

The applicant with a specific teaching post arranged will be given admission priority (certification by the institution he/she will teach for is required). Hanban will provide support for outstanding graduates to teach in their home countries.