Short Term Intensives
Under Graduate Degree Program
Undergraduate studies are for those who have completed Higher Secondary School (10+2) or equivalent from any recognized board/university, but have not earned a Bachelor’s degree, or for those who have completed a Bachelor’s program in a different discipline and now want to join a program of Buddhist Studies. By the end of the BA program, successful students will have developed a broad knowledge of the Indo-Tibetan Buddhist tradition and its historical and philosophical development, and a deep knowledge of the Tibetan approach to Buddhist philosophical study. In terms of language ability, depending on the emphasis placed by each student, he or she will be conversant in modern Tibetan and Bhoti, able to read classical Tibetan and Sanskrit, and follow teachings directly in Tibetan, or possess some combination of these skills.
Candidates who have completed Higher Secondary School (10+2) or equivalent from any recognized Board/University are eligible to apply for the program and should visit the Admissions Section of this website before applying.
Please note that applications for the BA program are accepted twice a year, in July and in December.