Programs in Buddhist
Guides to Buddhist Studies Programs
sites of Selected Institutions
(For language courses see Buddhist
On-line Guides to Buddhist Studies Programs
Academic Study of
guide is part of the Buddhism and Buddhist Studies World-Wide Web Virtual
Library. It provides links to selected academic centers for Buddhist
A geographical listing of college and
university homepages in a variety of countries around the world.
in Asian Philosophy and Religions
This database, edited by Dr. Charles
Muller at Toyo Gakuen University, provides information on and links to
graduate programs around the world.
Provides information on university
level Buddhist Studies programs abroad.
This page by Professor Gene R. Thursby
of the University of Florida contains a large collection of links to
Religious Studies and Theology programs in colleges and universities in
Europe, North America, Australia and New Zealand.
Buddhism Web Directory and Portal
Provides a list of Theravada Buddhist
centres and universities that offer programs involving both Buddhist
practice and scholarship.
Society for the
Study of Japanese Religions
A collection of links related to
Japanese religions including a limited selection of study abroad
Web sites of Selected Institutions
This list focuses
on study abroad programs and less traditional institutions for Buddhist
Studies. Most traditional universities with Buddhist Studies programs can
be linked to through the some of the addresses listed above in "On-line
guides to Buddhist Studies Programs".
Naropa is a non-sectarian
liberal arts college influenced by a Buddhist educational heritage. Naropa
offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in a variety of subjects
including psychology, Buddhist studies, environmental studies, writing and
Studies programs in Japan and India. (Accredited)
Tibetan Studies Program in Dharamsala.
Toronto College of Buddhist Studies
nonsectarian Canadian college which provides a certificate or diploma in
Buddhist Studies. The program covers Buddhist meditation as well as
Buddhist philosophy, history and theory.
City of Ten Thousands Buddhas
international Buddhist community of the Dharma Realm Buddhist Association
offers education for children and through the university level.
Friends World Program in Comparative Religion and Culture is a two
semester program in Taiwan, India and Israel. (Accredited)
School for International
56 programs around the world
designed for U.S. university students, including a Tibetan Studies Program
in Dharamsala, India. (Accredited)