Contact Us

The Confucius Institute can be contacted through the following methods:

Mailing Address
Confucius Institute
The University of the West Indies
Cave Hill Campus
P O Box 64
Bridgetown BB11000
General office
Tel: 1 (246) 629 4970/1
Dr Li Renyan, Chinese Co-Director
David Bulbulia, Barbadian Co-Director

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Learn as though you would never be able to master it, hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it. (Confucius, Chinese philosopher)

News & Events

At the beginning of 2021, the Confucius Institute (C.I.) bid farewell to its Chinese Volunteer teachers. The C.I. is embarking on a new phase, utilizing regional persons, qualified in Chinese Language and Culture to teach Mandarin.

The Chinese Testing International Co. Ltd., at its last meeting, approved the following fees for the Confucius Institute, University of the West Indies, effective April 21, 2020.

On the 10th of November 2020, the Confucius Institute (CI) participated in the online Open House, as part of the Faculty of Humanities and Education, held online via Zoom.  

On the 30th of October, 2020, members of the Barbados Public Library welcomed the Co-Directors and staff members of the Cave Hill Campus Confucius Institute to their Bridgetown location, when, in an effort to create better understanding of China in Barbados, the Confucius Institute made a donation to the National Library Service of books and DVDs on various aspects of Chinese history and culture.