Welcome to the official website for The New Zealand Centre at Peking University. The Centre was established in 2007 as a collaborative project between Peking University and the University of Auckland. Since 2014, all eight of New Zealand's universities are represented in the project of high-level engagement with Peking University across a broad range of departments and faculties (click here for more information). New Zealand government agencies Education New Zealand, the Ministry for Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE), and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) are also key stakeholders in the project. The Centre is charged with the tasks of raising the profile of New Zealand at China's leading tertiary education institution, enhancing academic and cultural exchange between China and New Zealand, and providing a unique venue to increase understanding between New Zealanders and Chinese alike. 2017 marks the 10th anniversary year for the New Zealand Centre at Peking University.
12/08/2018 - Peking University Delegation Visits Five New Zealand Universities
From 4 August through 12 August, a Peking University delegation headed by Professor Liu Shusen, Director of New Zealand Centre at Peking University, paid a visit to five universities in New Zealand to extend engagements and enhance academic exchanges and collaborations.
17/07/2018 - Minister Mr. Chris John Hipkins Visits Peking University
On 17 July a high-level delegation headed by His Excellency Minister of Education Mr. Chris Hipkins and Her Excellency Ms. Clare Fearnley was welcomed by President of Peking University Professor Lin Jianhua followed by a roundtable focusing on China-New Zealand relation in the past, present and future, exploring possibilities of enhancing academic exchanges and collaboration up to a higher level.
08/06/2018 - Professor Richard Blaikie of Otago University Visits Peking University
New Zealand Centre at Peking University hosted the visit of Professor Richard Blaikie, Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research and Enterprise) of Otago University, along with his colleague Ms Cici Xiao He.
A view of Weiming Lake, Peking University. The New Zealand Centre is located at the edge of this iconic lake, in the Chen Shouren garden.