Thursday, 19 September 2019
Department of Education and Skills
Third Level Facilities
92. To ask the Minister for Education and Skills if the University College Dublin Confucius institute has been completed; if not, when it is expected to be completed; the estimated cost of the project; the amount spent to date; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [38030/19]
The Confucius Institute of Ireland at University College Dublin was completed and opened for the commencement of the 2018/19 academic year. The total cost of the project was €11.7m. The Exchequer contribution provided for the project was €3m and this amount has been fully drawn down.