Asia and Pacific
The University has around 12,000 alumni based in the Asia and Pacific region with the main centres being mainland China, Australia, India and Japan.
We are fortunate to have active groups across the region who regularly organise get-togethers and assist the University with recruitment activities.
Please feel free to contact any of alumni listed below for more information on alumni activity in their area.
If your current location isn't covered by one of our groups then this could be your opportunity to start something new and connect with Edinburgh graduates in your area.
Active groups and contacts
|Location||Contact name||Contact method||Further information|
|Melbourne, Australia||Mr Trenton McNee (Economics MA, 2012)||Facebook page|
|Brisbane, Australia||Ms Amanda Alexander (Global Crime, Justice and Security MSc, 2011)||Facebook page|
|Bangladesh||Dr Tuhin Islam (Social Work PhD, 2013)|
|Beijing, China||Dr Yunning Li (Engineering PhD, 2016)||
WeChat ID: UoE_Alumni_CN
|Chengdu, China||Ms Mi Zhang (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages Msc, 2016)||WeChat ID: UOEchengdu|
|Guangzhou, China||Mr Golden Guo (Management of Training and Development MSc, 2010)|
|Shanghai, China||Ms Grace Guan (Education, MSc 2010)||LinkedIn group|
|Wuhan, China||Dr Yue Hu (Chemistry PhD, 2016)||
WeChat ID: UoE_Alumni_Central
|Hong Kong||Ms Shirley Pu (Russian Studies and History of Art MA, 2017)||Facebook page|
|Chennai, India||Mr Arun Srinivasan (MSc Life Sciences 2008)||Facebook page|
|Hyderabad, India||Mr Vinay Modi (Artificial Intelligence MSc, 2006)||Facebook page|
|Mumbai, India||Ms Janjri Jasani (Environmental Protection & Management MSc, 2005)||Facebook page|
|New Delhi, India||Mr Manish Modi (Finance & Investment MSc, 2007)||Facebook page|
|Tokyo, Japan||Mr Ewan Leaver (MENG 2013)||Facebook page|
Mr Adan Abid (Law and International Relations LLB, 2014)
|South Korea||Mr Marc Kim (Dip, 2008)||Facebook page|
|Thailand||Mr Vasuta Chan (Advanced Sustainable Design MSc, 2015)||Facebook page|
|South Asia||Facebook group|