Master of Arts Degree in Buddhist Studies for 2016 Academic Year Now Open for Enrolment

The Master of Arts in Buddhist Studies (MA) programme conducted at the Buddha-Dharma Centre of Hong Kong is affiliated with the Postgraduate Institute of Pali and Buddhist Studies (PGIPBS), University of Kelaniya (Sri Lanka), internationally renowned for Buddhist Studies. All awards of the courses offered by PGIPBS are conferred by the University of Kelaniya. The MA programme aims to train the participants systematically and scholarly in the Buddha-dharma from a non-sectarian perspective, offering courses in the history, doctrines and scriptural languages of all the major Buddhist traditions. All courses are taught by eminently qualified scholars of Buddhist Studies, both local and foreign, including Venerable Professor KL Dhammajoti (PhD Kelaniya), Professor Y Karunadasa (PhD London) and Professor Oliver Abeynayake (PhD Lancaster).

Applicants who are interested in taking only certain courses (instead of joining the whole MA programme) may enrol as Occasional Students.

For details of the MA programme, please click on the following link