The Confucius Institute at Georgia State University is committed to promoting Chinese language and culture in the United States, especially in Georgia and the Southeast U.S.
As the first business-oriented Confucius Institute in the U.S., the Confucius Institute at Georgia State University seeks to maxamize Atlanta’s strategic location as the center of business activities in the Southeast and provide comprehensive services in Chinese language and culture to the business community and general public of metro Atlanta and Georgia.
In promoting educational, cultural, and trade and business relations between China and the U.S., we strive to become a one-of-a-kind resource center in teaching, research, and business consulting related to Chinese language and culture. The Confucius Institute at Georgia State University was named the 2012 and 2018 “Confucius Institute of the Year.”
The Office of International Initiatives through the Confucius Institute engages in business and community partnerships and provides year-round programming with focus on Chinese business, language, and culture. Focus areas include education, leadership, politics, entrepreneurship, innovation, technology, economics, law, policy, and society. A snapshot of selected collaborators is featured below.