BCA, BBS - TU | Divya Gyan College, Putalisadak, KTM, 4246070
BA in Buddhist Studies is a four year program of Kathmandu University, Center for Buddhist studies. This program of KU is taught in Rangjung Yeshe Institute (RYI). The RYI has worked in close partnership with KU to manage the KU Centre for Buddhist Studies since 2001. The Bachelor program for Buddhist studies is mainly divided into two portions: 1) Core knowledge Buddhism 2) Language Study. In the undergraduate program, students get to study courses associated with values and beliefs of Buddhism and languages like Sanskrit, Nepali, Tibetan, etc .However, students can choose philosophy over language. BA program help student to understand the deeper knowledge of the India-Tibet Buddhist practices and its development from the history and also Tibetan approach to Buddhist philosophical study. Not only in philosophy, students can harness language ability depending on his dedication and the emphasis. Students can also be familiar in modern Tibetan and Nepali language and script, able to read classical Tibetan and Sanskrit, and follow teachings directly in Tibetan if not gain some ideas or skills related to it.
List of colleges:
KU, Center for Buddhist study in collaboration with RYI runs this program.
The cost per credit unit for studying BA Buddhist Studies in KU is NRS. 1560
Below is the list of colleges for Undergraduate in BA Buddhist Studies program under Kathmandu University in Nepal.
The main objectives of BA in Buddhist Studies are as follows:
The students who have completed Higher Secondary School (10+2) from any stream are eligible to apply for the program.
In today's showy world people are guided by physical pursuit and lust. People have left over divinity and spirituality. As a result, people are in illusion and darkness. People are exploited and misguided by this glamorous world, materialistic lifestyle, other people and by themselves as well. So, in order to walk in the path of virtue and righteousness, Buddhist studies is very vital and integral. Undergraduates can become teachers, gurus, guides and preacher in this field. Moreover, mediation has become one of the major attractions for the people all around the world; students can also find their careers in this field. They can be very good guides for helping in meditation. Apart from this, institutions and organizations working in the field of human psychology and mental health can hire these graduates. The prospects of students doing well in their career and study through Buddhist study lies beyond the country to international level.
Divya Gyan College
The British College
Padmashree Int'l College
Thames Int'l College
Old Baneshwor, Kathmandu
Triton Int'l College
Shubhashree Int'l College
New Baneshwor, Kathmandu