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Overview

Confucius Institute at the University of Liberia(CIUL) situates in Monrovia, capital of Liberia, a westAfrican country. In December, 2008, it was inaugurated under joint effort of Changsha University of Science & Technology and University of Liberia. The establishment represents friendship and cooperation between China and Liberia. Since then, it had played a vital role in bilateral cultural communication. Staff from the two sides make contribution to its development and growth.

The current number of personnel in institute is eleven. They are: one foreign director, one teaching assistant, three office secretaries, one laborer, one Chinese director, three professional Chinese teachers and one volunteer Chinese teacher. The main place for teaching and research is the 1st floor of GD BUILDING, capital hill campus. One administration room, one T&R room and two classrooms are arranged. To facilitate activities, in 2010, CI built a 400 square meters experience center which covered reading room, compound room, multimedia room and regular classrooms.

The distance between two campuses of University of Liberia is 30 kilometers. Still, Confucius Institute has set language courses in both sites, including a)Certificate Program, b)Foreign Language Requirement, c)Minor.