Introduction to the Centre

Nanyang Technological University (NTU) was officially established in 1991, with its predecessor being Nanyang University founded in 1953. The two institutions share a common heritage and campus. Centre for Chinese Language and Culture was established by NTU in April 1994 to carry on the founding spirit of Nanyang University, and to promote the study and research of Chinese language and culture. For more details, please visit the "About Us" page.

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Mr. Tharman Shanmugaratnam, then Deputy Prime Minister, delivers the opening address.

Professor Fan-sen Wang (Left) and Professor Wang Gung-wu (Right)

Associate Professor Yow Cheun Hoe (Left) and Professor Chaofen Sun (Right)

Professor Kam Louie answers questions from audiences

Professor Benjamin A. Elman answers questions from audiences

Professor Maghiel van Crevel‘s vivid speech

Professor Yunxiang Yan's profound speech

Professor Jing Y. Tsu's captivating speech