Welcome to the Centre of South East Asian Studies
South East Asian Studies is one of the five main regional postgraduate programmes in the School. The Centre exists to stimulate a lively research culture concerned with South East Asian issues. Its seminars and programme of events promote interdisciplinary study, research and discussion, and disseminate a wider awareness of the region.
- 30 Sep Mate Selection among the Malays in the early 20th Century
- 07 Oct Title TBC
- 13 Oct Who owns the South China Sea
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Indonesia and the Malay World
>> An international scholarly journal which focuses its study of the region on languages, literatures, art, archaeology, history, geography, religions, anthropology and the performing arts. It is published three times a year, in March, July, and November.
Southeast Asia Research
>> Publishes original research on all aspects of South East Asia within the disciplines of archaeology, art history, economics, geography, history, language and literature, law, music, political science, social anthropology and religious studies.
The Southeast Asian Art Academic ProgrammeThe Southeast Asian Art Academic Programme (SAAAP) supports new academic posts, scholarships, events and outreach activities that will build and support a network of organisations in the Southeast Asia region, with the overall aim of enhancing the understanding and preservation of Buddhist and Hindu art and architecture in Southeast Asia.
Over the next five years, the SAAAP will strengthen SOAS’ research expertise and existing institutional links to create a vibrant network of organisations and individuals in the Southeast Asian region who share and support this vision.
CSEAS thanks you for your interest and support of Southeast Asia at SOAS!