Diploma and Certificate Courses in Chinese Language

Our Mission

provide better awareness on Chinese Language and its culture on undergraduates, as well as the general public.


the Confucius Institute is established in collaboration with Chongqing University of China in order to promote the Chinese Language in Sri Lanka
Prof. Nilanthi de Silva
Prof. Nilanthi de SilvaVice Chancellor
University of Kelaniya
Prof. Wang  Jun
Prof. Wang JunCo-Director
Chongqing Normal University
Mr.Sudath Senarath
Mr.Sudath SenarathDean
Faculty of Humanities
University of Kelaniya
Dr. E. Jani Alwis Samarakoon
Dr. E. Jani Alwis SamarakoonActing Co - Director (Sri Lanka)
Senior Lecturer (Grade II) in Chinese Language Department of Modern Languages
Faculty of Humanities
University of Kelaniya
Dr. Dilrukshi Ratnayaka
Dr. Dilrukshi RatnayakaHead-Department of Modern Languages
Faculty of Humanities
University of Kelaniya

Special Notice

If there is anyone who would like to appear for the HSK / HSKK Examination to be held on 6th December 2020 by the Confucius Institute, University of Kelaniya, please send all your information to the Confucius Institute email before 30th October 2020. Please do not deposit the exam fee now.
Furthermore, the Subject of the E-mail should be stated as (2020.12.06 HSK / HSKK EXAM). And the information providing must be accurate and clear. Please pay attention to this.

Confucius Institute Email:

Required information is,

  1. Full Name
  2. Chinese Name
  3. Date of birth
  4. Gender
  5.  Nationality
  6. Language
  7. ID type
  8.  ID Number
  9. Telephone Number
  10. E- mail
  11. Address
  12. Postal code
  13. How long have you studied Chinese
  14. HSK /HSKK Test type
                                                                                    Confucius Institute
                                                                                      University of Kelaniya


Special Notice

Due to the spread of the COVID 19 epidemic in the country, I would like to inform you that the weekend Chinese Language Certificate Courses, conducted by the Confucius Institute at the University of Kelaniya will not resume until the resumption of Academic Activities at the University of Kelaniya.
The courses are,
  • Chinese Language Certificate Course (Beginner Level)
  • Chinese Language Certificate Course (Intermediate Level)
  • Chinese Language Certificate Course (Advanced Level)
Dr. Jani Samarakoon
(Course Coordinator)

විශේෂ දැන්වීමයි

රට තුළ උද්ගතව පවතින කොවිඩ් 19 වසංගත තත්ත්වය හේතුවෙන් කැළණිය විශ්වවිද්‍යාලයේ කොන්ෆියුසියස් ආයතනය මගින් පවත්වනු ලබන ,
  •  චීන භාෂා සහතික පත්‍ර මූලික පාඨමාලාව    
  • චීන භාෂා සහතික පත්‍ර ද්වීතික පාඨමාලාව
  • චීන භාෂා සහතික පත්‍ර උසස් පාඨමාලාව
යන පාඨමාලා නැවත කැළණිය විශ්වවිද්‍යාලයේ අධ්‍යයන කටයුතු ආරම්භ වන තුරු නොපැවැත්වෙන බවට මෙයින් කාරුණිකව දන්වා සිටිමි .

ආචාර්ය ජානි සමරකෝන්
(පාඨමාලා සම්බන්ධීකාරක)
Confucius Institute at UOK, which is a non-profit educational organization, was co-founded by UOK and Chongqing Normal University in 2011. After 9 years’ development, it has become more matured and played an important role in Chinese language education and cultural exchange between China and Sri Lanka. Now the CI has about 7 teachers and a library with more than 8000 books.
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