We offer a number of scholarships in the area of Asian Studies:

  • MA Scholarship (MA Asian Studies): The Department of Asian Studies is offering one €2,000 scholarship each year for the MA Asian Studies. Applications are invited from students who will commence a Taught Masters programme in 2023. Applicants should already have applied through for the relevant programme. The award of the Scholarship is contingent on the student being accepted to the relevant Taught Masters programme.

    The Scholarship is open to EU and non-EU students. However, the funding is €2,000- successful applicants will be responsible for the balance.

  • PhD Scholarship for Korean StudiesKorean Studies scholarship 2023
  • PhD Bursary (Asian Studies):  PhD students registered in the Department of Asian Studies are eligible to apply for €1,000 research funding per year. Further details from your supervisor or


Department of Asian Studies

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3rd Floor, O'Rahilly Building, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland.