Pacific and Asian studies

Find your edge in UVic's Department of Pacific and Asian Studies.

Change the way you see the world

Past and present, the Asia-Pacific has helped shape the contemporary world as a cultural, political and economic powerhouse. Each specific region has its own mix of complex histories, cultural traditions, and vibrant languages.

Increase your global cultural knowledge of this ever-changing region in the classroom and abroad.

Undergraduates can choose from an honoursmajor or general/minor degree. We also offer a master's degree 

Learn more about studying with the Department of Pacific and Asian Studies.