Bachelor of Asian Studies (Honours)

Study Area

Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Study Level



The Australian National University



Course Detail



Intake Time

February & July

Standard Duration

1 Year

About the Course

The Bachelor of Asian Studies Honours year is an opportunity for those who have completed a good pass degree to do independent research relating to Asia or the Pacific in one of the world's leading universities. As an Honours student you will have access to the wealth of Asian-Pacific expertise across the ANU and to the great holdings of the University and the National libraries. You will have expert supervisory guidance and research training in the College of Asia and the Pacific. With a Bachelor of Asian Studies (Honours) degree, you will acquire in-depth contextual knowledge and develop the research skills you need to move on to a higher research degree and/or professional employment.


Average Score


An overall score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0

Background Requirements


The Australian National University

Institute Ranking

#31 in QS World University Rankings 2021, #1 in Australia

Program Ranking

#1 in Australia for Sociology, #9 in the world. *QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020