You received a degree in Chinese Studies in Leipzig? Are you wondering what happened to your former fellow students? Would you like to be informed about the activities of Leipzig Sinology and perhaps pass on your experiences yourself? We would be happy to include you in our alumni database. Our alumni news on this page will inform you regularly about current activities of Chinese Studies Leipzig and its alums.

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Terracotta army in the tomb of the first emperor of China. Photo: Thorben Pelzer

Alumni of Chinese Studies Leipzig

Whether you are a graduate or former employee—you can register in the Alumni Network if you have studied, completed a doctorate, taught, researched, or been employed at our university. You are one of our alums, regardless of when and how long you were at Leipzig University and which career path you took later.


To become a member of our Chinese Studies Alumni Network, you can create a profile in our alumni portal free of charge via the registration form. In the alumni portal you can keep your contact details up to date and search for other alums. As soon as you have registered, we will send you three questions about your career and your study experiences for a possible alumni profile, should you want to create one.

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New publications
Our alumnus Sheng Yang 盛洋 has published in Taiwan a Chinese version of his dissertation on Xuan Dings Yeyu qiudenglu 夜雨秋燈錄
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Prizes and awards

Our alumnus Stefan Kukowka has received an award from the Ministry of Education of Taiwan.
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Alumni in Profile

Career and life paths are diverse. In our series “Alums in Profile,” alumni and alumnae report on their study and career experiences, and share memories and personal stories. This gives you interesting insights into the life paths of graduates of our Alma Mater.

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Ming Cheng, Foto: privat