HSK candidate number reached a new high in the test center of Confucius Institute at the University of Milan, Italy
On May 16th, Confucius Institute at the University of Milan in Italy organized HSK Spring 2015 in the Sesto Campus, ranging from LevelI to Level VI. A total of 661 candidates registered for the test. This test center saw a new high in both number of applicants and candidates.
Among all candidates, the youngest one was only 9 years old. Her mother who came with her said that she hoped her daughter could carry on learning Chinese language to experience languages and culture of different countries. The oldest candidate was 68 years old. This elderly gentleman said, “I have been learning Chinese language for three years. I find it very useful and interesting, so I suggest my granddaughter to learn Chinese language, and one day she could take HSK together with me!”
It is learnt that Confucius Institute at the University of Milan opened specific HSK pre-test training class. After the test, many candidates found that the training class was of great help to them.
Text and Photo by Ma Xiaoxiao