School of International Education (SIE) of Central South University, as a direct management unit of the university, centers on the development goals of the school's "Double First-Class" construction. In accordance with the working idea of "actively develop, initially innovate, normatively manage, quality guarantee”. Based on the University’s development demands, SIE expands its global cooperation, strengthens collaboration with relevant units inside and outside the school, comprehensively promotes the admission and management of students studying in China, the construction of Confucius Institutes and the coordination of TCSL, and builds an open, inclusive and harmonious atmosphere of internationalization.
SIE has a General Office, Admission Office, International Student Office, Academic Affairs Office, Confucius Institute Office, and Center for Teaching Chinese as a Second Language. The current Dean is Professor Huang Helai.