Located in Beijing, China, the International Confucius Institute Headquarters, provides leadership, financial support and guidance to Pace CI for its development.
Pace is known for programs that integrate theories with real-world experiences, and liberal arts with sciences. In addition to its financial, personal, and materialistic support of the CI, Pace serves as an experimental base for teaching Chinese and writing Chinese textbooks. Moreover, Pace has provided CI with connections, promotions, and an overall broader platform to develop
NNU is one of the few bases in China for teaching Chinese as a foreign language, a field which the university has had a long and in-depth involvement with. Therefore, NNU gives professional guidance for the Chinese language programs at the Pace CI
PPMG is a major publishing company in China, and the first and only publishing company to invest in a CI. PPMG plays a significant role in endeavors of the Pace CI, such as developing textbooks and educational software on the subjects of Chinese language and culture, establishing a resource center for Chinese textbooks and digital educational materials, training marketing and managing personnel, and building an internship base for overseas students