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Inner Asian & Uralic National Resource Center (IAUNRC) Sinor Research Institute for Inner Asian Studies (SRIFIAS) Center for Languages of the Central Asian Region (CeLCAR) Summer Language Workshop (SWSEEL)

Admission Requirements :: Graduate Programs

Students may apply for Fall or Spring admission consideration by completing an online application.  Application deadlines:


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Requirements for Consideration to CEUS MA program

Application for admission includes:

For domestic applicants all application materials sent by mail should be mailed to:

Admissions Committee
Central Eurasian Studies
Indiana University
Goodbody Hall 157
1011 E. 3rd Street
Bloomington, IN  47405-7005

            For International applicants all transcripts should be mailed to:

International Admissions
Poplars 221
400 E. Seventh Street
Bloomington, IN 47405

Requirements for Consideration to CEUS Ph.D program

We currently do not offer direct admission to our Ph.D program even if you have a previous MA degree.  If certain requirements are met you may be considered for our Ph.D program at any time after you matriculate.  The requirements are:

  • MA with thesis in a relevant field.
  • GPA of 3.5 or above.
  • Testing out of the intermediate level of your Language of Specialization by passing CEUS administer exam. CEUS will administer exams the week prior to the start of each semester. 
  • Testing out of one research language approved by your advisor and CEUS Director of Graduate Studies.