About Us

Postgraduate East Asian Studies at Edinburgh includes the subject areas of Chinese and Japanese, and a growing range of option courses on Korea. 

Our programmes include a wide range of topics — from historical to contemporary, philosophical texts to current welfare policies — across four different postgraduate degrees, and our team of staff have expertise within and across the region. 

East Asian Studies at Edinburgh offers a stimulating environment to discover the connections and understand the conflicts in the region.  No matter which degree you choose, on successfully completing your students you will be well on your way to becoming a well rounded expert on East Asia.