The Confucius Institute at Stellenbosch University (CISU) provides Chinese language and culture teaching and services, both at SU specifically and in the Western Cape province in general. Their target audience are those interested in learning Chinese language and understanding Chinese culture.
Weekly Chinese language courses are offered to SU students, school learners as well as the broad Stellenbosch community throughout the year. Other CISU activities include:
- Chinese cultural events;
- the Academic Forum on Traditional Chinese Medicine;
- support for mobility programmes to China; and
- the Confucius Classroom at Rietenbosch Primary School.