Postgraduate study and research in Asian Studies

We welcome enquiries from New Zealand and international students who wish to undertake postgraduate study and research.

Postgraduate study opportunities

We offer a full range of postgraduate programmes in Asian Studies as well as Chinese and Japanese. Some study and research opportunities are also available in Korean.

Find out about recent MA thesis topics.

Find postgraduate study information for:

Asian Studies

Library resources

We also have a number of specialised services to support postgraduate study and research. This includes the Asian Studies Collection in the University library, which has a range of resources in Chinese, Japanese and Korean.

The University of Auckland Library

Graduate Journal of Asia-Pacific Studies

We publish the Graduate Journal of Asia-Pacific Studies, a peer-reviewed electronic journal that provides a unique opportunity for postgraduate students to publish and showcase their research.

Graduate Journal of Asia-Pacific Studies

PhD students

You will be supervised by our researchers and have access to a range of resources to assist you in your academic and professional development. These may include graduate teaching assistantships, scholarships, funds to cover direct research costs and access to library and computing facilities.

We look forward to your contribution to the intellectual life and research profile of Asian Studies.

For more information on the PhD: