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EcoS is a two-year multidisciplinary master program that deals with contemporary societal, political and economic aspects of the East Asian region as a whole. We regard East Asia as more than just the sum of countries in that region, hence we focus on current transnational and regional issues, as well as on comparative approaches. Click here to know more about EcoS Application process.

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 Most Recent Announcements


On 19 and 20 January 2019, the “Strategic Game: North Korea” took place at the Department of East Asian Studies. 45 students represented ASEAN as...


Internship Opportunities at the OAV [German-Asia Pacific Business Association]

The OAV is offering two work opportunities for students interested in doing an internship at their headquarters. Students who apply must be fully...


On March 8, on the occasion of the ITB in Berlin, Prof. Frank will receive the ITB BookAward awarded in cooperation with the Börsenverein des...


The article, written for the specialized portal '38th North', delved deeper into the speech's content, which touched on topics like economic growth,...


The end of the semester is ahead of us and we hope you sucessfully pass all of your exams and enjoy the break before the summer semester begins.


We hope all of you enjoy the winter break with your familiy and loved ones, and we wish you all the best for this upcoming year!