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Research Catalogue 2015 on Finnish research on Asia is published!

Research Catalogue on Finnish Asian research 2015 is out!  Read what is going on in academic research on Asia in Finland. This new research catalogue aims to enhance academic networking and to promote partnerships with public and private institutions. The catalogue for the year 2015 was published at the Asian Studies Days in Vaasa October 2015. If… Read more »

Meet the Winners: Master’s Award in Asian Studies 2015

Master’s Award in Asian Studies 2015 Master’s Award in Asian Studies was announced October 1st at Asian Studies Days in Vaasa. In total we received 10 excellent entries from four Finnish universities. Due to the high level of the entries, the award prize (1000€) was equally divided between two contestants: – Paula Pankakoski from the University of… Read more »

Kone-Fudan Scholarships open for application, deadline 30.10.2015

Kone-Fudan tutkijastipendit ovat nyt haussa! Nordic Centre at Fudan University  – konsortion suomalaiset jäsenyliopistot julistavat haettavaksi kaksi Kone – Fudan Nordic Centre -tutkijastipendiä Kiinassa tehtävää tutkimustyötä varten. Tukikohtana toimii Nordic Centre at Fudan University (Shanghai), josta osoitetaan tutkijalle työtila.  Haku päättyy 30.10.2015. Apurahakausi alkaa 1.1.2016. Apurahakausi (normaalisti 6 kk) voidaan aloittaa myös muuna sovittuna ajankohtana… Read more »

Asianet Alumni Employment Survey 2015 results

To celebrate the coming 20th anniversary of the Finnish University Network for Asian Studies, we organised a alumni employment survey to find out how the 6000 Asianet students have benefited from their studies in the career. Selected from the classes of 2001-2015, the questionnaire was sent to 834 email addresses. By 31st July, 2015, 72… Read more »

Application period for all Asianet online courses is September 1-30, 2015.

Look East and Study Asia! The application period for the popular Asianet-online courses for the study year 2015-2016 is September 1-30, 2015. You can choose from four different course categories. 1. Asian Programme: a multidisciplinary introduction to the societies, cultures and business of East, Southeast and South Asia. Take single courses (á 5-6 ECTS) or… Read more »

Deadline extended to 31.8.! Doctoral seminar in Asian Studies at the Asian Studies Days at the University of Vaasa 2.10.2015

Are you writing a doctoral thesis on contemporary Asia? Now you can have your paper commented by experts in Asian Studies at the Asian Studies Days Doctoral Seminar in Vaasa, October 2nd, 2015! Registration deadline now extended to 31st of August!   Schedule: – Registration deadline 31.8. (with 400 word abstract sent  to Minnie Kontkanen,… Read more »

Master’s Thesis Award 2015 – deadline September 1, 2015!

MASTER’S THESIS AWARD IN ASIAN STUDIES 2015  The Finnish University Network for Asian Studies welcomes applications for the Master’s Award in Asian Studies 2015. The Master’s Award is presented to the author of an outstanding master’s thesis that focuses on Asia. The prize sum is 1,000 euro. The Master’s Award in Asian Studies will be… Read more »

Asian Studies Days at the University of Vaasa in October! Sign up now!

Dynamics of regionalization in Asia The Finnish University Network for Asian Studies together with the University of Vaasa will organize a symposium and a doctoral seminar on Contemporary Asian Studies on Thursday 1st of October– Friday 2nd of October 2015. In addition, a Master’s Course Lecture Day (Wednesday 30th of September) is included as a… Read more »

Työllistymiskysely Aasian verkko-opinnoista alumneille / Asianet Graduate Employment Survey

Oletko sinä Asianetin verkko-opintoalumni? Oletko suorittanut esim. Aasian ohjelman opintoja Yliopistojen Aasia-verkostossa? Teemme työllistymisselvitystä, jossa haluamme selvittää miten Aasian verkko-opintoja suorittaneet ovat sijoittuneet työelämään ja mitä hyötyä heillä on mahdollisesti ollut Aasian opinnoista työurallaan. Jos olet tehnyt vuosien 1996-2015 välillä joitakin alla olevista opinnoista, vastaa lyhyeen kyselyymme osoitteessa: https://www.webropolsurveys.com/S/9D1140C067447CA8.par Työllistymisselvityksen yhteenveto julkaistaan 18.2.2016 Yliopistojen Aasia-verkoston… Read more »

Call for Entries – Catalogue of Academic Research Projects on Asia in Finland 2015

The Finnish University Network for Asian Studies is collecting INFORMATION ABOUT ON-GOING OR RECENTLY COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECTS on Asia for the catalogue “Academic Research Projects on Asia in Finland 2015”.  The catalogue will be distributed during the Asian Studies Days, October 1-2, 2015, at the University of Vaasa. It will also be published on the… Read more »