Lumbini Buddhist University PHD PROGRAM 2076

 The PhD program at Lumbini Buddhist University for Buddhist Studies is a 3-years research program prompting the level of Doctor of Philosophy. The point of the program is to build up every understudy’s capacity to embrace scholastic research extends inside Buddhist Studies to the most elevated standard and to evoke significant new discoveries in the field.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Buddhist Studies

Lumbini Buddhist University announced notice for admission in Ph.D. Program for the academic year 2019 in Buddhist Studies. The interested candidates were accepted till 31 of July, 2019. Application are accepted any time during the academic year, the application form is available at Dean’s Office,  Lumbini. 

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Applications are accepted at any time during the academic year.


Eligibility and documents to be attached along with application form:

  • Minimum MA degree in Buddhist Studies or equivalent in any stream with 2nd division.
  • Proven research capacity through publication of research based articles in academic journals.
  • Attested copies of academic records from Intermediate to Masters' degree.
  • Copy of citizenship certificate for Nepali applicants; copy of passport for foreign applicants
  • Research proposal about 5-7 pages.
  • Copies of three articles about 2000-2500 words each, one of them must be published in a peer reviewed journal and one must be published in a standard journal, one of them may be unpublished but one article must be related to Buddhism or Buddhist Studies.
  • Copy of CV
  • Two copies of passport size recent photographs.

Application has been Closed for this academic year.

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LBU imagines a world where a wide decent variety of individuals, keen on finding out about Buddhism, has simple access to a living Buddhist convention so as to encourage the characteristics of shrewdness and sympathy to help every single conscious being.

Lumbini Buddhist University’s main goal is to focus on higher education, working to the most astounding models, to give both customary and present day Buddhist instruction through educating, interpretation, distribution, research and practice.

LBU may, to a large extent, be regarded as the Buddhist equivalent of a divinity school or seminary where spiritual practice is an integral part of the daily experience and where program graduates are scholar-practitioners.

Application is Closed

Contact Dean office to submit Application Form.