Research course

East Asian Studies

Institution
University of Leeds · School of Languages, Cultures and Societies
Qualifications
PhDMPhilMA by research

Entry requirements

MA or good honours degree in relevant subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Research supervision in the history and languages, literatures, societies and economies of East Asia, especially of China, Japan and Mongolia. The department of East Asian Studies is part of the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies.

Department specialisms

Chinese Rural Economy; Chinese Economic Development and Reform; Chinese Village Society; Modern Japanese Economy; Women and Family in China; Modern Japanese Literature; Modern Chinese Literature

Fees and funding

British Academy, ESRC, university scholarships; possible ORS and/or Tetley and Lupton scholarships for international students.

Full details can be found on the University's Scholarships portal

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36+ months

MPhil

full time
24 months

MA by research

full time
12+ months

Course contact details

Name
School of Languages, Cultures and Societies Postgraduate Research Office
Email
lcspgr@leeds.ac.uk
Phone
44 (0) 113 343 7844
Fax
0113 343 6741