ADMISSIONS FOR THE MASTER'S PROGRAM AT NALANDA UNIVERSITY IS OPEN FOR THE ACADEMIC BATCH 2019-21
The University is offering two years of Master’s programs in the areas of
(a) Buddhist Studies, Philosophy & Comparative Religion;
(b) Ecology & Environment Studies;
(c) Historical Studies
Nalanda University is an avant-garde, postgraduate, research-intensive, international university supported by the 17 Member States of the East Asia Summit. Like historical Nalanda University, the new Nalanda University aims to be the centre of excellence in various disciplines.
Nalanda University was established in 2010 under a special Act of the Indian Parliament as an “Institution of National Importance”. It is under the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India.
The University is located in Rajgir (Bihar), 10 km from the ancient Nalanda University, it seeks to build on its rich ancient roots as a centre for education and inter-civilizational dialogue and revive the glory of the prestigious Nalanda University that existed from the fifth century CE to twelfth century CE.