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Asian Studies at UK


Find a faculty member doing research and teaching in your area of interest regarding Asia.

Degree Programs
Chinese Studies
Japanese Studies
Russian Studies
Indian Studies
Islamic Studies
International Studies
Topical Studies - Design your own major through the College of Arts and Sciences.

Education Abroad in Asia

UK Faculty-led Programs in Asia:
Conversational Chinese Summer Program, Shanghai University
Global Food, Local Agriculture: Challenges for Rural Japan (Summer)
Geography Summer Field Seminar, Japan
Tropical Agroecology & Sustainable Development in Indonesia (Summer)

Kentucky Institute for International Studies (KIIS):
Summer Programs in Japan and China

International Student Exchange Program (ISEP):
Offers programs in China, Japan, Korea and Thailand.

Visit UK Education Abroad for more information and a complete list of programs.

Financial Aid to Study Abroad:
UK Education Abroad Scholarships
Boren Awards (Contact  Dr. Pat Whitlow, Director of External Scholarships at UK)
Freeman-ASIA Scholarships
Gilman Scholarships
Bridging Scholarships for Study in Japan
Critical Language Scholarships for Intensive Summer Institutes
Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarships
Japanese Government Japanese Studies Scholarship Program
Darmasiswa Scholarship for Study in Indonesia