The School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies offers a wide range of globally recognised undergraduate and Masters programmes related to the study of the Mekong River region. We also welcome PhD and post-doc applications with a focus on the Mekong region.

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Themes relevant to the Mekong River region are taught across a number of BSc programmes in SPAIS. Within the study of Politics there are a number of specific courses of direct relevance to students with an interest in this region.

Undergraduate units include:

Students are also required to write a dissertation which students can focus on the Mekong River Region if desired.

Postgraduate Masters

There are a number of Master's programmes available within SPAIS for those interested in the Mekong River region.

Masters units include:

PhD applications

Applications from PhD students interested in the Mekong region are also encouraged and we are able to supervise PhDs across a variety of subjects. For more information, please see the following pages: