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At Lumbini Buddhist University, we believe in the transformative power of education rooted in the timeless wisdom of Buddhism. Our admission process is designed to welcome dedicated and aspiring students who seek to deepen their understanding of Buddhist philosophy, culture, and spirituality. For Bachelor’s programs, the admission window typically opens in August-September, while for Master’s programs, it becomes available in December-January. As you embark on your journey with us, the first step is to visit and complete the online application. This process allows us to get to know you better and assess your qualifications for the program of your choice.

The admission process at Lumbini Buddhist University is a rigorous yet rewarding experience. After submitting your application, you’ll be required to participate in an entrance examination, where your knowledge and aptitude will be assessed. Shortlisted candidates may also be invited for an interview to further evaluate their potential. Following these evaluations, the university publishes a merit list, showcasing the names of successful candidates who have demonstrated their dedication and readiness to embark on this educational journey. Upon admission, you’ll have the opportunity to attend our orientation program, where you’ll become acquainted with the university’s values, academic expectations, and the vibrant community that awaits you. Join us at Lumbini Buddhist University, and let your pursuit of knowledge and enlightenment begin.

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The Application Process


Admission Call

Admission for Master’s programs typically opens in December-January, while for Bachelor’s programs, it starts in August-September.


Apply for Admission

Prospective students can apply for admission by visiting and completing the application process. Academic Administration will review your application


Entrance Examination

Applicants are required to appear for an entrance examination as part of the selection process to assess their suitability for the program.



Shortlisted candidates may be invited for an interview to further evaluate their qualifications and potential.


Result Publication

The university publishes a merit list for admission, highlighting successful candidates who have been selected based on their performance in the entrance examination and interview.


Admission and Orientation

 Once admitted, students attend an orientation program to familiarize themselves with the university’s policies, facilities, and academic expectations, marking the beginning of their educational journey at Lumbini Buddhist University.

Things To Know First

The Common Application is required for students applying to any or all of LBU’s degrees. You’ll be able to choose the campus and programs that you are interested in.

You will need :

  • Passport size photo ( < 500KB)
  • Digital copy of Signature ( <500 KB)
  • Details of Citizenship
  • Education Background
  • Esewa loaded with Application fee

When To Apply?

Level Application Time Class Starts
Bachelor Programs August- September  November First Week
Masters Programs December- January 15 February Last Week
Ph.D Program January March Last week

Special Assistance to International Students

Prospective International Students are requested to submit their cover letter and documents to the Center of International Relations and the Dean’s office of the respective faculty.

Center for International Relations: [email protected]

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