University of Toronto Graduate Programs in Asian Studies

130 St. George Street, Room 14087
Toronto, Ontario
M5S 3H1
Tel: 416-946-3625


East Asian Studies – MA, PhD

The Department of East Asian Studies is a place for learning and research about the cultures of China, Japan and Korea, their interactions with one another and the rest of the world. An emphasis is placed on interregional and interdisciplinary work, including the fields of history, literature, philosophy, cinema and cultural studies in modern and premodern times. Prospective students must come to the program with strong skills in at least one East Asian language.

EAS at UofT has two fields: EAS Classical and EAS Modern