Study Abroad Options for Asia, Pacific, and Diaspora Studies

Korean garden at American University.

AU Abroad, in consultation with the College of Arts and Sciences offers a selection of programs suited for the Asia, Pacific, and Diaspora Studies Major. These programs are recommended based on the quality of the host institution's course offerings in your major. 


  • Beijing Program/Beijing University
  • Chinese University of Hong Kong


  • Manipal University (Alliance for Global Education)
  • Contemporary India Program: Pune (Alliance for Global Education)
  • Antioch University: Buddhist Studies in India (Bodh Gaya)


  • Ritsumeikan University (Kyoto)
  • Antioch University: Japan and its Buddhist Traditions (Kyoto)
  • Waseda University (Tokyo)

South Korea

  • Ewha Womans University (Seoul)
  • Sokang University (Seoul)
  • International Studies Korea University (Seoul)
  • Yonsei University (Seoul)


  • National Chengchi University (NCC) (Taipeh)


  • Eurasian Regional Language Program, American Councils Study Abroad (Dushanbe)


  • Community Public Health Program (CIEE) (Khon Kaen)

United Kingdom

  • School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) (London)