The Centre

The Peking University Australian Studies Centre is an academic institute for the study of Australian society and culture, including literature, language, history, politics, economics, foreign policy and environmental studies. The objective of the Centre is to strengthen the Australia-China relationship through advancing Australian Studies at Peking University and throughout China. To this end, the Centre hosts the BHP Billiton Chair of Australian Studies, administers Australian Studies courses at PKU, organises conferences and roundtables, and operates an Internship Program.