More information about the requirement application can be found onwww.universiteitleiden.nl/en/education/study-programmes/master/asian-studies
Application deadline: EU/EEA students: 15 June (September intake); 1 December (February intake) Non - EU/EEA students: 1 April (September intake); 15 October (February intake)
About Asian Studies
The Asian Studies master's programme offers one - year specialisations on East Asia, South Asia and Southeast Asia and two - year specialisations on China, Japan, Korea.
Internationally - reputed scholars:
Customise your degree:
Curriculum and Overview
The objective of the Master's in Asian Studies is to equip ambitious students with the essential knowledge and skills to pursue a successful career in their chosen profession.
The development of in - depth knowledge and the ability to think cr itically and analytically are key goals of this programme. Opportunities are provided for students to broaden their world experience, develop fluency in a language, and gain professional skills in preparation for entering the job market.
For detailed information on the courses and curricula, see the e - Prospectus: studiegids.universiteitleiden.nl/asian-studies-edition
Job and Career prospects
As a graduate of the MA in Asian Studies, you are qualified to work within a variety of fields where there is a demand for expertise in Asia, including journalism and publishing, international trade and marketing, business, public relations, education and development aid, and in government, international organisations and NGOs.
Some of the occupations of our graduates include:
Do you want to apply for this programme at Leiden University? FInd out how to apply by following the step-by step guide: www.universiteitleiden.nl/asian-studies
About Leiden University
Are you curious, critical and involved in the world around you? At Leiden University, the oldest university in the Netherlands, you can make a valuable contribution to tackling the various national and international challenges facing modern society. Together with academics and fellow students from all over the world, you will actively address these challenges. We keep an open mind, do not shy away from difficult discussions and allow one another the space to disagree. We expect the same active, open - minded and critical attitude from you.
We challenge you to look beyond your own boundaries. Leiden University welcomes anyone who wants to achieve their full potential. Our modest community size in the historical cities of Leiden and The Hague creates a highly personal and committed atmosphere. Together, we map out a learning path that suits you and your ambitions. You will also be encouraged to conduct research in cooperation with eminent and enthusiastic scholars. The knowledge and skills you develop here will benefit you for the rest of your life, regardless of the career path you choose!