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1 Admission Schedule for UG & COP programme AY-2022-23
2 Notice for filling of JNU online admission form for UG and COP programmes for the AY 2022-23
3 Online Application form for UG & COP programme for the Academic Session 2022-23 has started
4 Notice reg. Online application form for UG & COP prog. for the Academic Session 2022-23
5 Advertisement of Online Application for PhD under JRF category, PhD through GATE (ADF) in School of Engineering & Diploma of Proficiency for the AY 2022-23
6 Notice reg. Online Application for PhD under JRF category, PhD through GATE (ADF) in School of Engineering & Diploma of Proficiency for the AY 2022-23
7 PhD under JRF category, PhD through GATE (ADF) in School of Engineering & Diploma of Proficiency for the AY 2022-23
8 PhD and DOP e-Prospectus 2022-23
9 Addendum for the e-Prospectus 2022-23
10 Public Notice reg. CUET-2022
11 Corrigendum for e-Prospectus 2022-23
12 Online Application form for M.Sc. programmes (i) Biotechnology (ii) Computational and Integrative Sciences for the Academic Year 2022-23
13 Notice reg. Admission to PG and ADOP prog. for 2022-23 through CUET
14 NTA notice reg. CUET (PG) - 2022 dt: 19.05.2022
15 PG & ADOP programmes e-Prospectus 2022-23
16 Schedule for physical verification of documents for students admitted in the Academic Year 2021-22
17 Physical Verification of documents for the Academic Year 2021-22
18 Extension of last date for blocking of seats for MBA programme 2022-23 is extended till 20th May, 2022
19 CUET (UG) 2022 Registration link
20 UG and COP e-Prospectus 2022-23
21 Admission Policy and Procedure 2022-23
22 NTA notice reg. CUET (UG) - 2022 dt: 02.04.2022
23 Notice reg. Admission to UG and COP prog. for 2022-23 through CUET
24 Notice for GAT-B (Graduate Aptitude Test – Biotechnology) 2022-23

A warm welcome to the modified and updated website of the Centre for East Asian Studies. The East Asian region has been at the forefront of several path-breaking changes since 1970s beginning with the redefining the development architecture with its State-led development model besides emerging as a major region in the global politics and a key hub of the sophisticated technologies. The Centre is one of the thirteen Centres of the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi that provides a holistic understanding of the region.

Initially, established as a Centre for Chinese and Japanese Studies, it subsequently grew to include Korean Studies as well. At present there are eight faculty members in the Centre. Several distinguished faculty who have now retired include the late Prof. Gargi Dutt, Prof. P.A.N. Murthy, Prof. G.P. Deshpande, Dr. Nranarayan Das, Prof. R.R. Krishnan and Prof. K.V. Kesavan. Besides, Dr. Madhu Bhalla served at the Centre in Chinese Studies Programme during 1994-2006. In addition, Ms. Kamlesh Jain and Dr. M. M. Kunju served the Centre as the Documentation Officers in Chinese and Japanese Studies respectively.

The academic curriculum covers both modern and contemporary facets of East Asia as each scholar specializes in an area of his/her interest in the region. The integrated course involves two semesters of classes at the M. Phil programme and a dissertation for the M. Phil and a thesis for Ph. D programme respectively. The central objective is to impart an interdisciplinary knowledge and understanding of history, foreign policy, government and politics, society and culture and political economy of the respective areas. Students can explore new and emerging themes such as East Asian regionalism, the evolving East Asian Community, the rise of China, resurgence of Japan and the prospects for reunification of the Korean peninsula. Additionally, the Centre lays great emphasis on the building of language skills. The background of scholars includes mostly from the social science disciplines; History, Political Science, Economics, Sociology, International Relations and language.

Several students of the centre have been recipients of prestigious research fellowships awarded by Japan Foundation, Mombusho (Ministry of Education, Government of Japan), Saburo Okita Memorial Fellowship, Nippon Foundation, Korea Foundation, Nehru Memorial Fellowship, and Fellowship from the Chinese and Taiwanese Governments. Besides, students from Japan receive fellowship from the Indian Council of Cultural Relations.