Chinese government’s initiative of mutually constructing ‘Belt and Road’ campaign is evoked positively in countries from South Asia and Southeast Asia, and has built a new platform for education of Yunnan Province to seek for international companions. Simultaneously, the transfer of national constructive strategy changes Yunnan from the status of southwestern borders to the frontier of national strategy, which opens the new route for Yunnan Minzu University to construct International Tai-chi School.
International Tai-chi School, established in Apr, 2016, is the international educational institution to cultivate high-level Tai-chi talents from China and overseas, which is based on the Tai-chi education in Physical Education School of Yunnan Minzu University, integrates with the major of martial art and traditional physical culture of nationalities，and attracts domestic excellent martial art educational study achievements.
The undergraduate major ‘Martial Art and Tradition of Nationalities’ will enroll new students from 2017 on, the student number of graduate major (for master degree) ‘Traditional Physical Culture’ is increasing year by year, and the doctoral study direction ‘Tai-chi’ is in the student-enrolling plan. Till 2030, the Traditional Physical Culture (Tai-chi) of Nationalities is predicted to become a top major in the world.
In the domination of Chinese government, Tai-chi School of Yunnan Minzu University will enforce the communication and cooperation of countries and regions of South Asia and Southeast Asia, gain the official grants and supports of countries, ensure the fluent construction of international branches of this school, inject Tai-chi culture into cultivating system of tertiary institution from South Asia, Southeast Asia, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan, and cooperate with South Asia, Southeast Asia and Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan to establish several branches of Tai-chi School, which all will make Tai-chi School, matching the status of Confucius School, become the new name card of Chinese culture.