Northern Institute of Taiwan Studies (NorITS)

(NorITS)

UCLan's multidisciplinary hub of teaching, research, and public policy, leading the way in the study of Taiwan in northern UK.

The Northern Institute of Taiwan Studies (NorITS) was established in June 2018 as a multidisciplinary hub of teaching, research, and public policy in the study of Taiwan. NorITS is located in the School of Language & Global Studies at UCLan, bringing together expertise on Taiwan in the context of Asia Pacific Studies. With specialism in Anthropology, Migration Studies, Cultural Studies, Political Economy, International Relations, and Literature and Cinema, NorITS’s mission is to nurture the next generation of Taiwan scholars through an engagement with teaching and research practice.