Ressourcen Studium

MA MEAS – Master Program Modern East Asian Studies (with a focus on China or Japan) (Duisburg)

The Master Program Modern East Asian Studies is designed for students who hold a BA in East Asian regional studies or East Asian language studies. It aims to train students in the theoretical and problem-centered analysis of social, political and economic phenomena in East Asia in order to deepen and enrich the students’ ability to assess contemporary change in East Asia. East Asian language skills are developed further.

Japanese or Chinese language skills are required.

Program start: October

Program duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits) or 2 years (120 ECTS credits), depending on skills in Political Science, Sociology or Economics.



Universität Duisburg-Essen
Institut für Ostasienwissenschaften IN-EAST
47048 Duisburg
Telefon: +49 203 379411-3 (Moderne Asienstudien), +49 203 379411-4 (Contemporary East Asian Studies)
E-Mail: (BA Moderne Asienstudien), (MA Modern East Asia Studies), (MA Contemporary East Asian Studies)


Bachelor : BA Moderne Asienstudien – Schwerpunkt China

Master : MA Modern East Asian Studies – Schwerpunkt China, MA Contemporary East Asian Studies – Schwerpunkt China

Promotion / Graduiertenkolleg : DFG Graduiertenkolleg 1613 Risk & East Asia