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.
28/11/2018 - Dr Jack Ross Lecturing the New Zealand History and Culture Course
The New Zealand Centre was delighted to receive Dr Jack Ross, a senior lecturer in creative writing at Massey University’s Auckland Campus, who contributed two lectures to the NZ History and Culture Course on New Zealand Literature on Nov 21st and 28th
23/11/2018 - Dr Liangni Sally Liu of Massey University Talks at Peking University
Senior Lecturer Liangni Sally Liu of Massey University talked at Peking University on 23rd of November, 2018, on Chinese migration to New Zealand. Her talk is part of her joint research cooperation with Professor Wu Xiaoan at the History Department of Peking University.
10/11/2018 - NZC Visiting Fellow Prof.Sally Jane Norman Visits Peking University
The New Zealand Centre at Peking University hosted Professor Sally Jane Norman, Director of the New Zealand School of Music - Te Kōkī at Victoria University, Wellington. On the 9th of November she presented a lecture to postgraduate students at the NCRICA, School of Arts, Peking University.
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.