MA Admission Open – FoBS

Admission Open

Lumbini Buddhist University invites applicants for admission to the following Master’s Degree Programs for the 2021 fall session. This program is designed as an intensive full time, two years course spread over four semester which consist course works, seminars, practicum, experiential learning and research project.

  1. Theravada Buddhism
  2. Mahayana Buddhism
  3. Applied Buddhism
  4. Buddhism and Himalayan Studies
  5. Buddhism and Peace Studies
  6. Experiential Buddhist Education


Students from any discipline having passed Bachelor Degree Program or its equivalent from any recognized universities are eligible to apply for admission in Master’s Degree Program of LBU. Eligible candidates may apply to LBU by filling out an application form available at the Central Campus in Lumbini or affiliated Campus or an appropriate application form available online. Admission to the program will take place in a yearly basis. To be eligible for the program, the candidate will need to appear on a written entrance examination followed by an interview.

Key dates for admission

Enrollment for Distribution and Submission Jan 20, 2021
Written Entrance Examination Jan 21
Written Examination Result Jan 22
Interview Jan 23
Final Result Jan 24
Enrollment Jan 25-26
Orientation Program Jan 27
Class Induction Jan 28


Learn More about your preferred Program


Bachelor in Traditional Buddhist Art (BTBA)

  Background Buddhist art reflects the teachings of Buddha and this aesthetic tradition also manifests in the cultural and social aspect of everyday life. Since the time of Buddha, in Indian subcontinent, aesthetic way of expressing different emotions are personified in different art be in metal sculptures, stone carving, wood…

 Master in Buddhism and Sustainable Development (MBSD)

Curriculum Summary The Master in Buddhism and Sustainable Development (MBSD) degree program will demonstrate a sound understanding on Buddhist Philosophy which is endowed with the practical acuity to analyse development issues of our society and thereby reach out to the solutions in a peaceful, non-violent and sustainable way. As a…

MA in Buddhist Studies

Course Context: Lumbini Buddhist University (LBU) was established in 2004 based on a proposal passed by the First World Buddhist Summit of 1998, which was held in Lumbini. LBU is an autonomous and public institution of higher learning committed to the mission to educate the people of Nepal and to…

Bachelor in Bhot Buddhist studies

Description of the program The Bachelor’s degree in Bhot Buddhist Philosophy is offered at Lumbini Buddhist University by the Faculty of Buddhist Studies and addresses candidates who strive to have in-depth study of Buddhism, from the Nepalese roots of all forms of Buddhism, to its wide-ranging manifestations in Bhot Buddhism…


Academic Advisor and Mentoring Committee Each student entering the Ph.D. program will select an Academic Advisor


The objectives of these courses are to impart the students with theoretical and practical knowledge and skill in

PGD in Library, Information Science and Buddhist Archival Management

The eighth senate of Lumbini Buddhist University has endorsed the master-plan of the university during

PGD in Yogic Science and Buddhism

The Buddha’s eightfold path leading to the cessation of suffering and Patañjali’s classical eightfold yoga were

For Detail information

Faculty of Buddhist Studies

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Lumbini Buddhist University

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