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A list of organizations prepared by UC MEXUS of University of California Riverside....

UCLA tied with UC Berkeley in the 2018 U.S. News & World Report ranking. It...

The UCLA Center for the Study of International Migration joins UC President Napolitano and UCLA...

The 2017 Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings placed UCLA placed No. 2 among all...

Thinking of an international studies major or minor? Read this overview of the UCLA International...

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  • Terasaki  Center for Japanese Studies
    UCLA established its Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies within the International Studies and Overseas Programs, the predecessor organization of the UCLA International Institute, in the fall of 1991. There were two central reasons for the
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  • Center for Chinese Studies
    Mission Statement The Center for Chinese Studies promotes cutting-edge scholarship in all disciplines, fosters a research and teaching environment free from political and financial pressures, and makes the results of scholarly investigations available for use beyond
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  • Center for India and South Asia
    The Center for India and South Asia is the newest center in the Asia Institute. It promotes dialogue between humanists who focus on the region's rich past, social scientists concerned with its dynamic present, and
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  • Program on Central Asia
    With generous support from the UCLA International Institute, the Asia Institute will lead a three-year initiative in collaboration with the Center for European and Eurasian Studies and the Center for Near Eastern Studies. Promoting the
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  • African Studies Center
    The African Studies Center at UCLA was established in 1959 to further stimulate the growing national interest in the region and to develop outreach, academic, and research programs on Africa. Increased national demand for new
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