University of Leeds

University of Leeds

East Asian Regional Development

The programme provides a compulsory core of development studies options and options relevant to social, political and economic development in East Asia including South East Asia or components of it. It also offers research training leading to the writing of a placement based research project and the opportunity to develop relevant skills in an East Asian language such as Chinese, Japanese or Thai.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree or other equivalent qualifications or work experience; IELTS 6.5 overall, with at least 6.0 in all components.

Course modules

Core modules: china�s development; political economy of the pacific rim; principles and practice of research; east asian language skills.

Assessment methods

This includes a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Team
Telephone number: 
0113 343 6749