Southeast Asia

Explore Yale’s impact, activity, and reach across Southeast Asia.

Yale has active partnerships in Southeast Asia, with the aim of nurturing a comprehensive understanding of the region that spans disciplines, languages, and time periods.

Associate Vice President for Global Strategy

Donald Filer


Yale-NUS College

Yale-NUS College is a leading liberal arts and sciences college in Singapore jointly founded by the National University of Singapore (NUS) and Yale University.

Council on Southeast Asia Studies

The Council on Southeast Asia Studies at Yale University oversees a multifaceted interdisciplinary program promoting education, research, and intellectual exchange on the cultures, politics, history and economies of Southeast Asia. Yale currently maintains one of the most extensive Southeast Asia library collections in the United States.


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Indo-Pacific Gallery

The mission of the Yale University Art Gallery is to encourage appreciation and understanding of art and its role in society through direct engagement with original works of art. The Gallery’s Indo-Pacific art collection represents the art of maritime Southeast Asia and includes about 1,900 objects, with strengths in ethnographic sculpture, Javanese gold from the prehistoric to the late medieval period, and Indonesian textiles.

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