Kong Zi institute is a non-profit education provider network, which devotes itself in fulfilling the needs of people all over the world who wish to learn the Chinese language. Kong Zi’s main focus is to enhance the understanding and also strengthening the educational structures of this vast language. By mastering the Chinese language, it enables people to have a better chance at understanding the Chinese culture and promotes harmonious relations between China and other countries.
The Kong Zi Institute at University of Malaya is part of the global CI network established by Hanban (Beijing) and Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU). The official launch took place on the 1st of November 2009, which was officially launched by the Chinese vice Premier, Li Keqiang. Being the first Kong Zi Institute established in Malaysia, Li Keqiang noted this opening as another achievement of cultural and educational exchanges between China and Malaysia.