EBC was awarded Confucius Classroom status by the Confucius Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine at London Southbank University in 2012. The award has great practical benefit to the college with a teacher of Mandarin and Chinese culture based here at Ernest Bevin for 5 years. It has also led to annual trips to China for groups of Sixth Form students.
- Mandarin Lessons for Year 7 students
- Optional Mandarin GCSE
- Chinese Martial Arts Club
- Annual Chinese Day to celebrate Chinese culture
- Outreach Programme to local Primary Schools
- Sixth Form Trip to China