Martial Arts


Confucius Institute offers Martial Arts short course classes in Kung fu, Qigong & Tai Chi.

Increase strength, flexibility and coordination by taking part in our Martial Arts courses. Run by our very own Martial Arts masters Zeng Fu and Hongquan Huang, you will be taught all the techniques from these traditional Chinese practices. With particular emphasis on "Qi" energy and controlled movements, Chinese Martial Arts are great excerices in improving health and stress release, building self-defense and bringing balalnce to your work/life routine. 
All courses are suitable for beginners and more advanced practitioners alike. 

How to Enrol

Choose your course below:

Kungfu Taichi Qigong

You can now pay for courses online via the "Enrol now" link on the chosen Short course page. 

Course term dates

Autumn 1 October 2018 - 14 December 2018
Spring 14 January 2019 - 29 March 2019
Summer 29 April 2019 - 21 June 2019

Note: During reading weeks, there will be no classes unless specified by the teacher. There will also be no classes on bank holidays.


About your teacher, Hongquan Huang

Honguan Huang is a treasure trove of knowledge of the Martial Arts. He is a professional Chinese martial arts performer and teacher, having gained a BA in Physical Education from Wudangshan International College of Martial Arts. 

Hongquan is our resident Tai Chi and Qigong teacher at Goldsmiths Confucius Institute.


About your teacher, Fu Zeng

Fu Zeng is a Kung Fu master and professional martial arts athlete. Fu won first prize at the 2013 China Sports Lottery Cup (Shandong) Martial Arts Championships and achieved third place at the 2012 National Youth Wushu Routine Championships and the 2014 Shandong Chinese Wrestling Championships.     

Fu is our resident Kung Fu teacher at Goldsmiths Confucius Institute.



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