On 16.04.21 the next qualifying stage of the 20th World Student Competition “Bridge of the Chinese Language” among students of Almaty took place in Almaty. The event in an online format was organized by the Consulate General of China in Almaty and the Confucius Institute at Abylaikhan KazUIR&WL. 8 contestants from different educational institutions of Almaty participated in the competition. The competition consisted of three stages: a short speech in Chinese, answers to questions about the Chinese language, history and culture, also a creative number. As a result of the competition, students of our Faculty of Oriental Studies took the prizes. Among the students Kirill Len was awarded the 1st place, the 2nd place was awarded to Aidana Muratova, and Meruert Ondasynova closed the list of top three winners.