Centre for East Asian Studies (CEAS)

 The next round of applications to the Master's Programme in East Asian Studies is currently open.

If you would like to apply for our Master's Programme, the general guidelines for the application process can be found under the Apply Now page on the left sidebar, or visit for details.

The deadline is 31.1.2018.

As the first and only academic centre in Finland devoted to the study of contemporary East Asia, the Centre for East Asian Studies (CEAS) conducts original research and offers multidisciplinary teaching on the region. The Centre also coordinates the Finnish University Network for Asian Studies.

The Centre for East Asian Studies (CEAS) offers teaching on three levels: the Master's Degree Programme in East Asian Studies (MPAS), the Minor in East Asian Studies (MEAS), and doctoral studies. CEAS also offers language courses in Chinese, Korean, and Japanese.

These pages will give you information on our study programmes, how to apply, and some resources for anyone interested in East Asian studies. Detailed information on the East Asian studies programmes available at CEAS, including degree requirements, study modules, course descriptions, and teaching timetable (pdf) are all included in the Study Leaflet 2017-2018 (pdf).

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Visiting Address
Publicum building, 4th floor
Assistentinkatu 7, 20500 Turku, Finland
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Centre for East Asian Studies
Faculty of Social Sciences
FI-20014 University of Turku

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Tel.: +358 (0) 29 450 3117​

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