Asian Studies Programs and Centers

Our goal is to present a comprehensive directory of Asian Studies programs, centers, and departments worldwide.

November 20, 2018: We are currently updating our lists and will post new ones on this page as soon as possible. We appreciate your patience.   


In addition, St Antony's College, University of Oxford has produced a list of links to Asian Studies in Oxford and in the United Kingdom.

Is Your Program or Center Listed?

If your program, center, or department is not listed, if it is listed under an incorrect category, or if your website URL has changed, please notify Jon Wilson at For new listings, please include the department name, URL, and category into which the link should be placed.

Please Provide a Link to the AAS Website

Please help AAS by providing a reciprocal link from your program's or center's website to the AAS website, using the text below:

  • The Association for Asian Studies (AAS)
    Founded in 1941, the Association for Asian Studies (AAS)—the largest society of its kind, with more than 7,000 members worldwide—is a scholarly, non-political, non-profit professional association open to all persons interested in Asia.