The College comprises the Office of the Dean, and the following academic units & partnerships:
RSAP is the institutional focus of the College's research efforts. Its core mission is threefold: to foster outstanding research work on Asia and the Pacific, to nurture the next generation of scholars and to showcase and disseminate Fellows' research nationally and internationally.
The Crawford School is The Australian National University's graduate public policy school, influencing Australia, Asia & the Pacific policy research & education. The School provides advanced graduate and executive training, and produces research that frames scholarly and policy debates. The Director of the School is Professor Tom Kompas.
The School of Culture, History & Language brings together over 100 academics dedicated to investigating and learning with and about the people, languages, and land of Asia and the Pacific region. In addition to offering graduate level programs, the College's undergraduate Asian studies and Pacific studies programs are centralised within the School. The Director of the School is Professor Ken George
The School of International, Political & Strategic Studies is dedicated to advancing analysis and understanding of the international, political, societal, and strategic affairs of Asia and the Pacific. The Director of the School is Professor Michael Wesley.
The Regulatory Institutions Network (RegNet) is an internationally acclaimed interdisciplinary program that serves as the central node for a network of centres, projects, institutions, practitioners and academics involved in exploring and understanding critical domains of regulation. The Director is Professor Sharon Friel.
The Australian Centre on China in the World (CIW) is a research institution established to enhance the existing capabilities of The Australian National University (ANU). It aims to be an integrated, world-leading institution for Chinese Studies and the understanding of China, or what has been called 'Greater China' or the 'Chinese Commonwealth' (the People's Republic of China, the Hong Kong and Macau Special Administrative Regions, as well as Taiwan and the Chinese diaspora), on a global scale. The Director is Professor Geremie R Barmé
Established in September 2009 and combining the strengths of two world-renowned, research universities — and The Australian National University and Indiana University — the ANU-IU Pan Asia Institute fosters scholarly endeavors, exchanges, academic programs, and collaboration on a broad range of issues related to Asia.
Since its establishment in 1949 as the East Asian Institute, the Institute has been the center for modern and contemporary East Asia research, studies, and publication at Columbia, covering China, Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Korea, Mongolia (Inner Asia), Tibet, and, increasingly, the countries of Southeast Asia.