The Bell School is recognised as the pre-eminent centre in the region and one of the best in the world for research excellence and policy analysis of Asia-Pacific and international politics, society, strategy, security and diplomacy. 

With the focus today on Asia and the Pacific more relevant than ever, the Bell School is indisputably the best place to prepare the next generation of regional specialists for the challenges of the Asian century. 

The Bell School has built a unique concentration of research expertise on Asia and the Pacific across a wide range of disciplinary specialisations. Learn more about studying for your Higher Degree Research (HDR) offered through our four academic units.

Bell School PhD students

Meet our alumni

Our global community of more than 13,000 alumni have remarkable stories to tell about their time with us, as well as their journeys after graduation. We are proud to know that our alumni are achieving great things around the world.  To tell your own story or suggest an alumnus we should profile, write to us at bellschool@anu.edu.au.

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