Major Partners


The Foundation for Australian Studies in China is an independent non-profit foundation in Australia created to support Australian Studies Centres and to provide funding and other support to the BHP Billiton Chair of Australian Studies, located at Peking University. Click here to see their website.




Peking University is a comprehensive and key national university.  The campus, known as ‘Yan Yuan’ (the garden of Yan), is situated in the western Haidian District of Beijing, with a total area of 274 hectares.  It stands near to the Yuanmingyuan Garden and the Summer Palace.  Click here to see their website.



BHP Billiton are a leading global resources company, whose purpose is to create long-term shareholder value through the discovery, acquisition, development and marketing of natural resources.  Click here to see their website.




The Australia-China Council has been supporting Australia Studies in China for over two decades and provides funding to a network of over 30 Australian Studies Centres across China.  The network is one of Australia’s leading public diplomacy and education engagement platforms that is set to grow in importance for Australia-China relations.  Click here to see their website.



Associate Partners

The Australia-China Youth Association is a vibrant community of young Australians and Chinese with hundreds of events annually across Australia and China, unique internship, study and volunteer opportunities, a diverse range of publications, and over 5000 members across 20 Chapters. It is the first port of call for any young person interested in Australia and China. Click here to see their website.