The Royal Asiatic Society Korea is the world’s oldest Korean studies association, organized to explore and introduce people to this land’s beauty in all its many facets. For more than 120 years, RAS Korea has been one of Korea’s most active international cultural and social organizations. The society provides several venues to understand Korea better, prioritizing accurate insights and pleasurable means of learning. Our members are from all walks of life, all nationalities, all ages, all professions. Anyone with a sense of adventure and a bit of intellectual curiosity is welcome.


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Notice: 2021 RAS 2nd Annual Essay Contest

January 6th, 2021|

RAS Korea is pleased to announce the launch of our 2nd annual English language essay contest, open to Korean high school students. In addition to our benevolent sponsor, Asia Development Foundation, K-Heritage educational foundation is specifically sponsoring the cash prizes for winners. We are grateful to them both. For details of the contest, please click here.

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