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Bulacan State University
Northwest University
Office of Chinese Language Council International
College of International Culture Exchange

Dr. Nona S. Ricafort Commissioner and Chair of BSU board of Regents

Mr. Dai Jun Ren
Chairman of Shaanxi Education Association for International Exchange
Mr. Dang Qun
Vice Chairman of Shaanxi Education association for International Exchange
Dr. Mariano C. de Jesus
Dr. Ren Zongzhe
Vice Chairman
Dr. Cecilia A. Geronimo
Director, Over-all In-Charge of the Confucius Institute, Philippines
Dr. Danilo S. Hilario
Dr. Alex Lee Ye Lick
Dr. Li Changan
Dr. Gao Hai Ling
Director, Over-all In-Charge of the Confucius Institute, China
Mrs. Evangelina Custodio
Chairman, Finance Committee
Mrs. Gao Hai Ling
Chairman, Education committee
Mrs. Li Xing
Co-Chair, Education Committee
Dr. Danilo S. Hilario
Chairman, Development and Fund Raising Committee
Dr. Alex Lee Ye Lick
Co Chair, Development and Fund Raising Committee



Confucius Institute is a non-profit public institute which aims at promoting Chinese language and culture and supporting local Chinese teaching internationally through affiliated Confucius Institutes. Its headquarters is in Beijing and is under the office of Chinese Language Council International or Hanban.

The Confucius Institute at Bulacan State University

The Office of Chinese Language Council International signed an agreement with Bulacan State University on June 22, 2007 to jointly established a Confucius Institute. The Institute was formally launched on February 28, 2009 with the Northwest University in Xi'an, China that serves as the Chinese partner of the Confucius Institute.

The formal launching was witnessed by the board of directors, namely, Dr. Mariano de Jesus, the President of Bulacan State University; Dr. Alex Lee, Chairman of Lifelong Education Organization, Hongkong; Dr. Cecilia A. Geronimo, Vice President for External Affairs, Bulacan State University; Dr. Danilo Hilario, Vice President for Research, Planning and Extension, Bulacan State University; and Ms. Gao Hailing, Director of Confucius Institute, Chinese Counterpart.

Other officials from China also joined the celebration of the grand opening of the Confucius Institute, namely, Prof. Qiao Xue Guang, President of Northwest University; Prof. Pang Yong Hong, Dean of Art School in Northwest University; Mr. Lei Zhong Peng, Director of President's Office of the Northwest University; Mr. Guo Hong Yi, representative of Shaanx Education Commission; Ms. Zhang Yi, Section Chief of Foreign Students Affairs Office of the Northwest University; Mr. Deng Xi Jun, Charged Affairs of Chinese Embassy and Mr. Chen Yong Shan, Cultural Counsellor of Chinese Embassy.

The Northwest University

Northwest University has its origin in Shaanxi College founded in 1902, and assumed its present name in 1912. It was renamed National Northwest University in 1923, and called National Xi’an Provisional University after the merger with National Beiping University, Beiping Normal University, Beiyang College of Engineering and other institutions, which moved inland to Shaanxi when the War of Resistance Against Japanese Aggression broke out in 1937. The Provisional University was subsequently named National Northwest Associated University in 1938, and National Northwest University in 1939.

Today, the University, located in the famous ancient Chinese capital Xi’an, has 3 campuses with a total area of 370 acres, and 25 schools and departments offering 71 undergraduate programs. It is one of the first institutions empowered to set up doctoral, postdoctoral and master’s programs, to approve the promotion to professorship, and to select Ph. D. supervisors. To date the University has established 84 doctoral programs (of which10 belong to the first-category disciplines), 152 Master’s programs (including special programs like MBA, MPA and Master of Engineering) and 13 postdoctoral programs. The University also boasts 7 national bases for talent training, one national education base for cultural education of college students, 3 national key disciplines, 39 provincial key disciplines, one national engineering and technology center, 25 ministerial or provincial key labs and engineering and technology research centers.


1、On March 1, “Lantern Festival Lantern Making" Competition will be held on the Hostel Function Room. 6 groups will get the prizes.


2、On March 1, “One Year Anniversary for Launching of CI” will be held on the Hostel Function Room. More than 100 persons will attend it.


3、On March, we will invite very famous Dancer, MS. Hong Huiqin to give our students of cultural center lectures on Chinese folk dance for BSU Cultural Center students.


For more information call us:

Dr. Cecilia A. Geronimo
Tel: 0063-44-796-0928
Fax: 0063-44-791-0153
Mobile: 09174244228

Dr. Gao Hai Ling
Tel: 0063-44-796-2417
Fax: 0063-44-796-2417
Mobile: 09082637728

Mr. Rhino Lou Rivera
Tel: 0063-44-796-0928
Fax: 0063-44-791-0153
Mobile: 09187240952

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Confucius Institute
2nd flr. CICT/CON Bldg.
Bulacan State University
Capitol Compound, Brgy. Guinhawa
Malolos City, Bulacan Philippines