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

Landscape of Japan.

Japanese research

Our research

Japanese Studies has over thirty years’ history at University of Leeds and we have become a leading teaching and research centre for the region. Staff in Japanese Studies maintain strong institutional links with partner universities in Japan; government agencies in Japan, UK and other parts of Asia; and members of the Japanese diplomatic corps here in UK. 

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Discover our subject specialists who lead our research - from postgraduate research students to internationally-renowned academic staff.

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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 Japanese.

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