We are committed to developing worldwide collaborations that enhance our academic environment and offer our teachers and students priceless opportunities to travel. We are motivated by our productive partnerships with prestigious universities around the world.
Lumbini Buddhist University (LBU) recognizes that in an increasingly interconnected world, the pursuit of wisdom and compassion transcends borders. Our commitment to fostering an environment of holistic education and spiritual growth extends to global collaborations that enrich the educational experience and promote cross-cultural understanding.
LBU actively engages in academic exchange programs with universities and institutions worldwide. These programs facilitate the exchange of students, scholars, and faculty members, allowing them to explore different cultures, perspectives, and academic approaches. Such exchanges broaden horizons, enhance research opportunities, and nurture global citizens who appreciate the rich tapestry of human diversity.
Collaborative research initiatives form the backbone of our international partnerships. LBU collaborates with global research institutions, fostering joint projects that delve into critical areas such as Buddhist studies, sustainability, peace studies, and humanitarian efforts. These collaborations enable us to address complex global challenges through innovative solutions grounded in Buddhist wisdom.
Cultural exchanges are vital in promoting mutual understanding and appreciation of diverse traditions. LBU hosts and participates in cultural exchange programs that showcase the essence of Buddhism, Nepali culture, and the rich heritage of Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha. These exchanges facilitate intercultural dialogue, fostering connections and friendships that transcend geographical boundaries.
LBU offers language programs, including Sanskrit, Pali, Tibetan, and Chinese, essential for the study of Buddhist texts and traditions. Collaborations with language institutes and universities abroad help us provide a comprehensive language curriculum, enabling students to access primary Buddhist sources.
With a vision of promoting world peace and social harmony, LBU collaborates with international organizations and universities to develop and implement projects that address pressing humanitarian issues. These initiatives reflect the core values of Buddhism and empower students and faculty to contribute meaningfully to global peace and prosperity.
I envision LBU as a beacon of enlightenment that transcends borders. Our commitment to becoming an international university is driven by the profound teachings of Lord Buddha, which inspire us to embrace diversity, foster global collaboration, and make wisdom, compassion, and mindfulness accessible to all corners of the world. Together, let us illuminate the path to a more interconnected and harmonious global community.
Lumbini Buddhist University (LBU) has established collaborations with a diverse range of international organizations and universities. These partnerships span across countries such as China, Japan, India, Sri Lanka, and beyond, aiming to bridge ancient wisdom with contemporary challenges. Through these Memoranda of Understanding (MOUs), LBU engages in academic exchanges, research collaborations, cultural interactions, and initiatives that promote global peace, sustainable development, and cross-cultural understanding. These collaborations reflect LBU’s commitment to fostering wisdom, compassion, and mindfulness on a global scale while addressing pressing global issues.
|1||8 Nov., 2010||Jinan University, China|
|2||30 Jan., 2011||Buddhist and Pali University, Sri Lanka|
|3||10 Aug., 2011||The Great Wall at Badaling, China|
|4||7 Sept., 2011||SOKA University, Japan|
|5||13 Sept., 2011||SOAI University, Japan|
|6||10 June., 2017||Lotus Association for World Enlightenment|
|7||14 Nov., 2018||Sam. Vivekanand Subharti University, India|
|8||2 Feb., 2019||Shuchiin University, Japan|
|9||11 Feb., 2019||SICO (Silk Road Int. Cooperation Org.)|
|10||7 Nov., 2019||SIBA (Sri Lanka Int. Buddhist Academy)|
|11||8 Nov., 2019||SIBA (Sri Lanka Int. Buddhist Academy)|
|12||28 Nov., 2019||Dongguk University, Korea|
|13||21 Jan., 2021||Harbin Publication House, China|
|14||1 March, 2021||UNESCO|
|15||9 April, 2021||World Wildlife Fund, Inc. (WWF Nepal)|
|16||–||Vietnam Buddhist University, Vietnam|
|17||7/25/2078||Lumbini Garden Foundation, Spain|
|18||8/6/2078||South Korea, Saul National University|
|19||7 Dec., 2021||Korea Saemaul Undong Center|
|20||9/23/2078||Beijing Language and Culture University|
|21||16 May, 2022||Kyunhla Buddhist University, Myanmar|
|22||16 May, 2022||Indian Council for Cultural Relations-ICCR|
|23||12 June, 2022||UNDP|
|24||24 June, 2022||Nalanda University|
|25||18 March, 2022||Guizhou University, China|
|26||29 Oct., 2022||Int. Bodhisattva Sangha|
|27||23 Jan., 2023||Siddhartha University|
|28||6 Dec., 2022||UNDP- Green Entrepreneurship|
|29||9 Nov., 2022||World Buddhist University|
|30||4/11/2079||Bodhi Institute under CANADIAN Engaged|
|32||10/25/2079||Namo Buddha Buddhist Meditation…|
|33||4/05/2023||Dhammakaya Open University, California, USA|
|34||6/06/2023||Soka University, Tokyo, Japan|
Are you passionate about fostering cross-cultural understanding, advancing research frontiers, and promoting wisdom and compassion on a global scale? Lumbini Buddhist University invites you to collaborate with us in our international initiatives. Whether you represent an academic institution, a research organization, or a cultural exchange program, together we can create a brighter and more interconnected world. Contact us today to explore the possibilities of collaboration and embark on a transformative journey of shared knowledge and mutual enrichment. Let’s build bridges that transcend boundaries and work towards a more enlightened and harmonious future together.