Asia Pacific Studies

A research area within the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies

Asia pacific studies

Asia Pacific Studies

Our research

Asia Pacific Studies at Leeds encompasses a region of huge cultural, political, and economic diversity, and our research reflects this complexity and dynamism.

Our expertise covers a broad range of topics, from development studies to energy security to popular culture, with a strong focus on interdisciplinarity across regional and global borders. Knowledge of the diverse languages of the region also provides a vital foundation for our work.

Discover our subject specialists and internationally-renowned academic staff who lead our research.

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Our research is often collaborative and has an international impact. Explore the outcomes of our past and present research projects associated with the Asia Pacific.

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Find out more about our postgraduate researchers and their projects and placements.

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