The University of Battambang was held the official inauguration ceremony of Confucius Institute of UBB on December 26th, 2019 presided over by H.E. Sar Sokha, Secretary of State, a representative of H.E. Hang Choun Naron, Minister of MoEYS, H.E. Uk Sarun, under-secretary of state, a representative of H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Deputy Prime-Minister, Minister of Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and Ms. Zuo Wenxing, Charge d’Affairs of China’s Embassy in Kingdom of Cambodia as well as the presence of H.E. Governor of Battamang Province, His Excellency, Her Excellency, National and International honorable guests, lecturers, staff and students.
Confucius Institute has only two in Cambodia, Confucius Institute of Royal Academy of Cambodia under Office of Council of Ministers established since 2009 and Confucius Institute of University of Battambang under Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport is establishing 2019 and now held the official inauguration ceremony.
Confucius Institute of University of Battambang is aims at providing Chinese language education at all levels, Chinese Teacher training, Chinese language testing, Offer Chinese teaching Certification, Consultation Service on Social News, Economic, Culture, Education, Research and Scholarship information to study in China.