Research on Asia in the Nordic region
Find the information you need for your research on Asia in our collection of databases, journals, newspapers and selected websites. If your institution is an NNC partner, you have access to e-books from NIAS Press and specialized databases for research on Asia.
Keep up to date with academic news and events in the Nordic region, find Nordic research publications and networks, and check out upcoming research themes in our online journal by Nordic early career researchers.
The Asia in Focus journal is published online twice a year by NIAS – Nordic Institute of Asian Studies. NIAS is a Nordic research and service institute focusing on Asia’s modern transformations.
Upcoming News & Events from Nordic Perspectives
Call for Papers | The Industrial Revolution 4.0: Preparing for Disruptive Technologies in 21st Century Asia
May 31, 2017
June 1, 2017
Contrasting Leadership Style of Zhang Ruimin (Haier) and Ren Zhengfei (Huawei): Management of Sustained Renewal and Innovation
June 1, 2017 - 15:45-17:30
Call for Papers | The Politics of Distribution: Migrant Labour, Development and Religious Aid in Asia
June 2, 2017
June 6, 2017
Creating better relations by seeking mutual understanding and harmony in diversity
In July 2017, 55 students from East Asia and the Nordic countries will gather for a 10-days summer course: NEWDAY - the Nansen East-West Dialogue Academy in Lillehammer, Norway. With NEWDAY we offer students from East Asia and the Nordic region the chance to meet and engage with each other, with top scholars and political leaders on some of the most pressing issues the world faces today.
New Extended Application Deadline: June 6, 2017
Fudan University International Summer Session 2017 (July 7-Aug. 4) will provide a 4-week course study and cultural experience to students from all over the world. Students will have the opportunity to get to know China, experience Shanghai and be part of the Fudan community. Fudan students will also participate in the program. This program will help you achieve multicultural understanding, establish a global vision, and get connected with peers from all over the world.
Application Deadline: May 10, 2017
Gain Access to Asia Studies resources
Use our AsiaPortal resources in your teaching and assignment writing