Confucius Institute at the Mwalimu Nyerere Memorial Academy (MNMA)

China and Tanzania have a long history of friendship since the era of Chairman Mao and Mwalimu Nyerere, and the current Presidents have strengthened even further the relationship between the two countries. Subsequently, the Ministry has made a decision to teach Chinese language in the country, starting with 6 secondary schools as a pilot programme. All these events and decisions underscore the importance of teaching Chinese language in Tanzania and prospects of numerous employment opportunities for graduates who will take Chinese studies.

WHY CHINESE AT THE MNMA?
The MNMA has decided to teach Chinese language so as to meet demand in the following areas:
1.Employement purpuses in different companies in Tanzania and China
2.For facilitating business between Tanzania and China.
3.For scholarship opportunities to study in China
4.For learning and understanding culture between the two countries.

MAIN OBJECTIVES OF CONFUCIUS INSTITUTE AT THE MNMA
1. Teaching Chinese language and providing Chinese-learning materials
2. Trianing Chining language instructors
3. Holding the Chinese proficiency test
4. Providing information and conultation on China’s education and culture
5. Conducting Chinese language and cultural activities.