Upcoming Events and Opportunities


Post-Election analysis in Taiwan round table Conference

Date: 30th November 2019
Time: 3:00pm - 5.00pm
Location: Adelphi Building, Lecture Theatre 4

Introducing a round table discussion on Post Taiwan Elections by;

  • Prof Peter Hays Gries - Director of the Manchester China Institute and Professor of Chinese Politics at Manchester University
  • Michael Danielsen - Chairman of Taiwan Corner
  • Dr Lin Fei-Fan - President of Taiwan March Foundation
  • Tao Wang - PhD student at the University of Manchester
  • Dr Dafydd Fell - Reader in Comparative Politics and Director of the Centre of Taiwan Studies, SOAS

View Conference Poster


UCLan Student Research Internship

The Northern England Policy Centre for the Asia Pacific (NEPCAP) is recruiting UCLan student research intern under the UCLan Undergraduate Research Internship Programme (UURIP) scheme.

Applications open on 5 April 2019, and deadline is 5 May 2019.

Find out more details here.

A great scholarship opportunity for MA Asia Pacific Studies or MA North Korean Studies at UCLan

The Asia Pacific Institutes in the School of Language & Global Studies is looking for talented students who are interested in our MA courses in Asia Pacific Studies and North Korean Studies. The successful applicant will receive a full tuition fee waiver.

Find out more about the scholarship here

To apply, please send an email including your undergraduate transcript (or predicted grade from appropriate referee), your 500-word plan for the MA dissertation and the name of at least one referee, to Dr Sojin Lim (SLim4@uclan.ac.uk). The title of the email should be “[MA Scholarship] APS/NKS (delete as appropriate) your full name”.

Application deadline: 8 July 2019

Graduate Intern 

UCLan is looking to recruit a Graduate Intern to work at the Northern England Policy Centre for the Asia Pacific (NEPCAP). The only eligibility is that you need to be a UCLan graduate.

Find out more about NEPCAP

Find out more about the opportunity

Closing date is 31st January.

Apply here