Preliminary Contest

The Semi-finals

The Final

The 15th Chinese Bridge—Chinese Proficiency Competition for Foreign Students

July 9thAll contestants arrive in Beijing.
July 10th to 11thAll contestants visit the Confucius Institute Headquarters, attend cultural experience activities in Beijing and then arrive in Changsha.
July 12th to 13th"Cross the Bridge" Competition(Chinese speech contest and talent show)
July 14th to 16thSemi-finals (top 30 contestants selected)
July 17th to 19thTraining for top 30 contestants Contestants (except the 30 finalists) enjoy a Hunan culture tour and then depart for home
July 20th to August 4thTop 30 contestants take a Hunan culture tour and compete for the continental champions and the first, second and third prizes.
August 5th to August 9thThe third prize winners return to their country and others prepare for the final and the closing ceremony.
August 10thThe final and the closing ceremony
August 11thContestants competing for the final return home.