Vision & Mission

Department of Indo-Pacific Languages and Literatures


IPLL is devoted to excellence, innovation and leadership in

  • teaching Indo-Pacific Languages and Literature
  • research in languages, literature, and cultures of the Indo-Pacific area, and
  • community service.


Our mission is

  • to enhance knowledge of Indo-Pacific Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, and facilitate the exchange and the diffusion of such knowledge;
  • to prepare students to become knowledgeable about and competent in Indo-Pacific Languages, Literatures, and Cultures.