Mario Peucker
PhD candidate
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Nana Oishi
Associate Professor
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Launch of Indonesia at Melbourne blog

The University of Melbourne today launches Indonesia at Melbourne, a new platform for analysis, research and commentary on contemporary Indonesia by academics, experts and students affiliated with the university.

Appointment of Professor of Japanese Studies and Professor of Asian Studies

The Asia Institute is pleased to announce the appointment of two senior academics for its Asian Studies and Japanese Studies Programs. Professor Vedi Hadiz will commence in his role as Professor of Asian Studies in January 2016. Professor Akihiro Ogawa will assume the Professor of Japanese Studies position in September 2015.

Chinese in-country study program - Fudan University 2016

Applications are now open for the Fudan University Intensive Study Program 28 December 2015 – 22 January 2016.

Melbourne Global Languages Scholarships

Each year a limited number of scholarships are offered to high achieving undergraduate language students for study overseas. These scholarships are designed to assist with the costs of undertaking intensive programs of reasonable length, or semester or year-long exchanges. More information and application details can be found on the Melbourne Global Languages Scholarship website.

Master of Translation

The Asia Institute is delighted to announce the Master of Translation

The Master of Translation is a new program offered from 2015 for Mandarin Chinese-English bilinguals. The program prepares you for a career as a professional translator, mediating Australia's international relations. Graduates may work in fields such as government, commerce, law, or international relations.  

Enrolling now. For further information please see:


FALLOUT (2013) Film Screening

An award-winning feature documentary, with Japanese subtitles, connecting Melbourne and Hiroshima.
Thursday 6th Aug 2015 6:15pm-8:30pm 2015-08-06T18:15:00+10:002015-08-06T20:30:00+10:00