East Asia

  • Yale and China: A Centuries-old Partnership

    Yale enjoys the distinction of having the longest—and arguably, deepest—relationship with China of any university in the United States. Learn how it all began.

  • China-Yale Youth Leaders Dialogue

    The fourth annual China-Yale Youth Leaders Dialogue, hosted by Yale in partnership with the All-China Youth Federation took place this year. Delegation members included representatives from the Chinese government, private enterprise, and academia.

  • Yale Center Beijing

    Opened in October 2014, the Yale Center Beijing serves as a hub for leaders, students, and scholars to convene and pursue issues affecting China, the United States, and the world.

  • Engaging the Pre-Modern, Online

    Yale professors are working to build a collaborative online platform for the study of the Chinese textual tradition entitled the Ten Thousand Rooms Project.

  • Intensive Language Study in Asia

    Supporting foreign language study and global exposure, Richard U. Light Fellowships fully fund intensive language study for students at sites in East Asia including China, Japan, and Korea.

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