SOAS University of London

Academic Services: Widening Participation

Chinese New Year


Date: 13 February 2019Time: 10:00 AM

Finishes: 13 February 2019Time: 3:35 PM

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings Room: G3

Type of Event: Workshop

Chinese New Year is celebrated all over the World. It is a time of celebration, family and reflection.

With China becoming more important on the World stage, knowledge of China and its languages is indispensable.

Come to SOAS in 2019 on the year of the Pig to celebrate the day. Students will have learn more about China, some traditions of the New Year and will be able to create their very own paper Chinese Dragon. Please see below for eligibility criteria.

To register you interest please complete this form. Schools can book up to 10 places.

Deadline for applications is Monday 14th January 2019.

Year Group: 8 & 9

When deciding which students to bring, please remember we are particularly keen to work with students who:

  • Would be the first in their family to go to university
  • Have had experience of care
  • Are young carers
  • Currently are/have been on free school meals

Organiser: Dan Gomez

Contact email:

Contact Tel: 020 7898 4877