Celebrating 50 years of Mongolia-Australia Diplomacy and Collaboration

On 28 March 2022, ANU Chancellor, The Honourable Julie Bishop and Vice-Chancellor Professor Brian Schmidt were delighted to welcome a delegation led by the State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreig

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A Century of Mongol Studies in Turkey

The Anatolian peninsula on which modern Turkey was established was one of the geographies most affected by the Mongol conquests along with Russia and Korea.

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Balancing the Joy and the Suffering of the ‘Freedom of Movement’ in Mongolia

The ANU Mongolia Institute is pleased to announce that we will be hosting an interdisciplinary series of presentations on Mongolia.

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2021 Mongolia Update II: Health and Wellbeing

The theme for the 2021 Mongolia Update is Health and Wellbeing.

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Mongolian family sitting in front of their ger

The Mongolia Institute

  • hosts and coordinates Mongolian Studies Open Conferences, Mongolia Updates and seminars;
  • publishes Mongolian Studies newsletters two to three times per year;
  • welcomes Visiting Fellows from across Australia and internationally from Japan, Germany, the United States, China and Europe;
  • supports postgraduate students with a strong focus on Mongolia and Mongolia related topics
  • a Mongolian Studies online forum.


Mongolian architecture

There are six courses that specialise in Mongolian Studies at the ANU, including a popular intensive course that is held over two weeks during the summer semester break each year.

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The image is focusing the Mongolia research

The Mongolia Institute prides itself on our broad range of research across Inner Asia. Our researchers explore Mongolia’s health and traditional medicine, water management, herding existence, political borders, hidden histories and even nuclear weapons disarmament. From archaeology to contemporary culture and politics, the Mongolia Institute’s projects take a holistic view of Mongolia and Mongolian peoples.

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MongolInk, a Resource development projects

Chahar Costume from Central Inner Mongolia
Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 17:36

Written by Ehshig, Visiting Fellow to the Mongolia Institute (2019-2020). Traditional Mongolian...

A Missing Stanza from Natsagdorj’s Poem, ‘My Native Land’
Monday, October 19, 2020 - 17:40

By W. Juna. There has been a lot of recent discussion over the Chinese government’s new ‘bilingual...

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