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Get ready for Asianet’s online courses, application period starts soon!

Plan to make a career in Asia? Or just interested in contemporary Asia? Well than start planning your plunge into Asian Studies now, because the application period for our online courses starts next month. See all of our courses here, and application instructions here. Welcome to study Asia with us!

My Asia photo competition is now open!

A picture is worth a thousand words. Our My Asia photo competition is now open! As part of Asianet’s 20th anniversary celebrations, we are looking for creative photographs portraying the role of Asia in people’s lives. Anyone can submit a photo that can be about anything Asia-related, and it does not have to be taken in… Read more »

Asia as a opportunity – Seminar for students in Jyväskylä 20.4.2016

Asia as a opportunity – Seminar for students in Jyväskylä 20.4.2016 MITÄ: Aasia mahdollisuutena –seminaari 2016 MILLOIN: Keskiviikkona 20.4. kello 16 alkaen MISSÄ: L302, Liikunnan rakennus, Seminaarinmäki MIKSI: Koska Aasia on mielenkiintoinen maanosa, jonka tuntemus avaa ovia työelämään. Tule nauttimaan mielenkiintoisten puhujien esityksistä ja ilmaisista aasialaista herkuista! WHAT: Asia as an Opportunity Seminar 2016 WHEN:… Read more »

Doctoral Seminar on Asian studies in August in Jyväskylä 26.8.2016

In connection with the Asian Studies Days, a doctoral training seminar  will be organized on August 26 at the University of Jyväskylä. The special theme of the seminar is “How to write a successful grant application”. The seminar will have two sessions: in the first session “grant experts” and participants comment research plans and in… Read more »

Asian Studies Days 2016 – “Religion and Politics in Asian Societies”

6th Asian Studies Days are held at the University of Jyväskylä August 25-26, 2016. The theme of the conference is “Religion and Politics in Asian Societies”.  Throughout the world both religious beliefs and nationalistic ideas are being expressed strongly, and often in conjunction. In addition to widely observed and discussed Muslim and Christian activities in… Read more »

Highlights of the 20th Anniversary Conference 18.2.2016 at the University of Turku

Last week we celebrated the 20th anniversary of the Network at the University of Turku. Here are some highlights of the conference which theme was “Education, Science and Equality in Asia”. We had the honour of hearing keynote speeches by Dr Naonori Kodate, Prof Donghun Chung, Prof Lirong Zheng and Prof Vinayagum Chinapah. We want… Read more »

The winners have been chosen!

We got many good applications and it was very difficult to choose the winners. The three winning projects were chosen because of the well thought format and wide multidisciplinary outreach. The three 500€ grants were given to the following events: “Asia as an Opportunity” seminar at the University of Jyväskylä. The focus of this seminar… Read more »

20 years, thousands of students and 40 000 credits! University Network for Asian Studies celebrates in 2016!

This year we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the University Network for Asian Studies with seminars, workshops and student competitions! The Finnish University Network for Asian Studies was established in 1996 and it has provided e-learning courses on Asia since 1999. The ”Asian Programme” study module has created the basis for the Asia expertise of… Read more »

20 vuotta, tuhansia opiskelijoita ja lähes 40 000 opintopistettä! Yliopistojen Aasia-verkoston juhlavuosi 2016!

Tänä vuonna juhlitaan valtakunnallisen Yliopistojen Aasia-verkoston 20-vuotisjuhlia seminaarein, workshopein ja kilpailuin! Yliopistojen Aasia-verkosto perustettiin vuonna 1996 opetusministeriön tuella kokoamaan yhteen Suomen hajanaiset Aasian tutkimuksen ja opetuksen voimavarat. Perusopintojen tason ”Aasian ohjelma”- verkko-opetuskokonaisuus on luonut perustan suomalaisten opiskelijoiden Aasia-kiinnostukselle ja -tietämykselle. Aasian ohjelman kursseja on tähän mennessä suorittanut 3 594 opiskelijaa yhteensä 19 957 opintopisteen verran. Kaiken kaikkiaan verkoston… Read more »

Apply now for Master’s Degree Programme in East Asian Studies at the University of Turku

Apply now for Master’s Degree Programme in East Asian Studies at the University of Turku! Application period for the Master’s Degree Programme in East Asian Studies at the University of Turku is on until 29th of February. See more about the programme on the website: http://www.utu.fi/en/units/soc/units/ceas/studying/mpas/Pages/home.aspx Application instructions: http://www.utu.fi/en/units/soc/units/ceas/studying/mpas/applying/Pages/home.aspx