Welcome to the UCLA Center for Southeast Asian Studies! We have been supporting the study of Southeast Asia at UCLA for more than 15 years, serving as a place to encourage the discussion and dissemination of scholarly work on this important region.

Our Center has been critical to sustaining and expanding Southeast Asian Studies at UCLA, which has now become one of the major U.S. sites for the study of this region.

 View Southeast Asian Studies courselist  

Read about our latest activities:

   CSEAS Announcements 2/11/19   

Upcoming Events

Unsustainable Empires: Alternative Histories of Hawai'i Statehood

Friday, February 22, 2019
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
10383 Bunche Hall


News & Announcements

Teacher Training Workshop: Sites of Encounter - Gupta Empire and Srivijaya Kingdom, 300-1200

This free two-day teacher training workshop will focus on the Gupta Empire and Srivijaya Kingdom to align with the new CA History Social Science Framework for 7th grade.

Monday, January 14, 2019


Applications for 2019-2020 Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships for Southeast Asian Language are now open!

FLAS fellowships are designed to support graduate and undergraduate students who are studying Southeast Asian languages and area studies courses at Intermediate level or higher. The deadline is February 22, 2019.

Friday, November 16, 2018


Summer 2019 Undergraduate Scholarship for Study Abroad in Indonesia

The Julia and Ken Gouw Undergraduate Centennial Scholarship for Study Abroad in Indonesia offers scholarships to undergraduate students for a language and service program in Indonesia for Summer 2019. Deadline: March 25, 2019.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019


Summer 2019 Travel Grant for Research in Indonesia

The Indonesian Studies Program offers summer 2019 travel grants for both UCLA graduate and undergraduate students. The deadline is March 25, 2019.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019