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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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The position falls under the Chair of East Asian Economy and Society - EcoS, with a fixed-term contract for 6 years and an employment of 40...


Due to the Basic Data Protection Ordinance, students must sign a "Declaration of Consent" to authorize the publication of the MA Poster on EcoS...


Remember to check our Admission section to find out what are the necessary documents and how to apply.


Check our latest entry in the section "EcoS Forms" where you can donwload the most recent formularies that you need to fill in order to request your...


Meet current EcoS students at Austria’s largest Education Event to learn more about our programme.


This year's Ostasientag will take place on the 12th of March, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Seminar Room Sinology 1.