The British Chinese Language Teaching Society (BCLTS) welcomes those who would like to work together to improve the national standard of Chinese language teaching in general and particularly in UK higher education institutions.
Types of membership
We offer three types of annual membership to Chinese teachers in the UK and Ireland:
3. Institutional members are the Confucius Institutes, from each of which a maximum of 8 staff members can join each year.
Duration and benefits
Current annual rates
If you are joining the BCLTS for the first time, please fill in the membership application form online before you make the payment online. The Committee will inform you of the decision via email within two weeks. New applications are open from October to March of the following year. Any application received outside this period will NOT be processed.
If you have inquiries about payments, please send email with the subject PAYMENT to firstname.lastname@example.org .
For any other information, please send email with the subject INQUIRY to email@example.com .
Please pay your membership fee through bank transfer to the following account by 30th September:
Account name: BCLTS
Account no.: 60200522
Please use the following reference when making the payment and keep a record of your transaction confirmation.
· Full members – please pay £20 quoting reference FM2021-SurnameGivenname (e.g. FM2021-ZhangSan)
· Associate members- please pay £35 quoting reference: AM2021-SurnameGivenname (e.g. AM2021-ZhangSan)
· Institutional members – please pay £250 quoting reference: IM2021-CI’s name (e.g. IM2021-Lancaster)
If your personal details have changed after registration (e.g. email address or employment situation), please send email with the subject PERSONAL DETAILS to firstname.lastname@example.org, so that we can update our record. Thank you very much.