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East Asian Studies marks its first half centu

Students past and present are celebrating the 50th anniversary of East Asian Studies at the University of Leeds.

The UK’s first centre for modern Chinese studies welcomed its initial cohort in the autumn of 1963. Known then as the Department of Chinese Studies, it has since expanded to include Mongolian, Japanese, Thai, South-East Asian and Asia-Pacific Studies. Continue reading..

Four University of Leeds alumni are part of the TeamGB squad in the Olympic Games which is carrying the hopes of the nation on its shoulders.

"The outcome of the EU referendum which is in favour of the UK leaving the European Union means that we are likely to face a period of political and economic volatility, followed by a systematic redef...

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