Meet the team

Our team at the Confucius Institute consists of teachers from all across China. Take a look through their profiles and read more about the team.




Youfa Liu

Co-Director of Confucius Institute

My name is Youfa Liu and my English name is Nick. I am the Co-Director of Confucius Institute at Coventry University.

I am a professor at the Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics and have been teaching English in China for more than 30 years.




Yiming Ren

Chinese Teacher

I am from the middle part of China that named Henan Province, the hometown of martial arts.

I am a qualified Chinese teacher of Confusius Institute at Coventry University. Currently I am working on business Chinese teaching and Chinese calligraphy course.

I worked as a Chinese teacher in Nepal and Thailand for two years. I have more than four years working experience in this field, working with both children and adults.

I believe language learning should be a fun thing to do. It gives you not only opportunities but also a new perspective about the world.




Wenjuan Lu

Qualified Mandarin teacher

I am from Anhui Hefei in China. I have taught Chinese language for over 7 years, including working as a Chinese teacher in South Korea for over 2 years. I am a Qualified Mandarin teacher and run Chinese culture courses.

The Confucius Institute has great teachers who can help you either learn Chinese or about China.

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