Associated Institutions

Developing strong connections

Exterior of the Maurice Keyworth building, Leeds University Business School


The Business Confucius Institute at the University of Leeds (BCIUL) promotes the understanding of Chinese culture and the teaching of Mandarin in the UK. It aims to boost trade by running short training courses in Chinese culture and etiquette for multinational and regional companies hoping to invest in China, and orientation courses for Chinese businesses hoping to invest in the UK.

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CIBER Yorkshire

CIBER Yorkshire is a partnership between the major international business schools in the Yorkshire region. It provides bespoke and academic research services, work and research placements (including Knowledge Transfer Partners), and offers language training, translation and support to the business community.

For more information please contact:
Philip Kelly, CIBER / Business Development Gateway Manager


Photograph of Dr Surender Munjal

The James E. Lynch India and South Asia Business Centre (ISABC) aims to promote the interest of Indian and south Asian businesses and students in the UK. ISABC conducts courses on business environment and culture for firms preparing to invest in India and south Asia, and orientation courses for Asian businesses planning to enter the UK. The Centre has close ties with government, business, and student bodies in the region. 

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