Undergraduate degrees

Top 3 for overall student satisfaction in the UK among Asian Studies Departments

National Student Survey 2016

Undertake an East Asian Studies degree at Sheffield and you'll join a department famed for its excellent language teaching. As well as language, you'll discover rich cultures, history, business practice and international relations.

SEAS Student takes gold in Chinese language finals

BA Chinese Studies with Russian student, David Geary was announced as the winner of the Grand Prize at the UK Chinese Bridge Competition held in London on Saturday (22 April 2017).

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Undergraduate Open Days 2017

Thinking about a degree focused on East Asia? Join us for our summer open days on 22nd June or 8th July.

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Undergraduate students attend G20 Summit

Prof. Hugo Dobson and two SEAS Undergraduate students attended the G20 Summit in China this year as part of the Global Leadership Initiative. They wrote policy brief for the Global Policy Journal as part of their visit.

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Why study East Asia

East Asia's rich history, vast population and diverse cultures make it a fascinating area of study. Its growing economic power and influence also make it an important pathway to employment.

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Why choose Sheffield

We are one of Europe’s leading centres of academic excellence for the study of modern and contemporary China, Japan and Korea with expertise in language, business, politics, societies, cultures, economies and history.

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