About the University

DhammacakkaṂ PavattetuṂ

Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka

Vision

To be the foremost and the best Buddhist University in the world

Mission 

To endow unto the world, erudite Dhammaduthas (Missionaries of the Dhamma) and scholars, disciplined through mastery of the Buddhadhamma, the Pali Language and allied subjects, accomplished in varied skills capable in promoting and fostering the philosophy of life, refulgent with the doctrine of the Buddha in Sri Lanka and abroad.

Objectives of the Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka

The objectives that were fundamental to the establishment of the University in terms of the Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka Act No. 74 of 1981 as amended by the Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka Act No. 37 of 1995:-

  1. The training of scholars in the Buddhist Doctrine and Discipline for the purpose of the dissemination of Buddhism and nurturing of Buddhist missionary activities in Sri Lanka and abroad.
  2. The promotion of the study of the Pali Language, Buddhist Culture and Buddhist Philosophy in Sri Lanka and abroad, and the enhancement of those studies as befitting the modern world trends.

    1. The training of the student monks and the lay male students to teach Buddhism and Pali Language in the Pirivenas, Schools and in similar institutions.
    2. The provision of facilities to maintain and promote courtesy and civility and mental discipline among the student monks and the lay male students.
    3. Any other matter connected with or ancillary to the above objectives

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Upcoming Events

Feb

06

06 Feb - 11 Feb
සිසුන් තෝරාගැනීමේ සම්මුඛ පරීක්ෂණය (දෙවන අදියර) - ශාස්ත්‍රවේදී (සාමාන්‍ය) බාහිර උපාධි පාඨමාලාව - 2024 අධ්‍යයන වර්ෂය
ශ්‍රී ලංකා බෞද්ධ හා පා�...

Feb

05

05 Feb - 16 Feb
උපාධි ප්‍රදානෝත්සවය - 2024 සඳහා සුදුසුකම් සපුරා ඇති සිසුන්ගේ නාමලේඛනය - ශාස්ත්‍රවේදී (සාමාන්‍ය) බාහිර උපාධිය
ශ්‍රී ලංකා බෞද්ධ හා පා�...

Jan

31

31 Jan - 08 Feb
23 වන උපාධි ප්‍රදානෝත්සවය සඳහා ලියාපදිංචි වීම - 2024 (අභ්‍යන්තර උපාධිලාභීන්)
ශ්‍රී ලංකා බෞද්ධ හා පා�...

Jan

31

31 Jan - 15 Feb
විභාග ප්‍රතිඵල හා ශ්‍රේණි නැවත සමීක්ෂණය කිරීම/ re-scrutinization of marks and grades
2023 වර්ෂයේ නොවැම්බර්/ දෙ�...

Jan

30

30 Jan - 10 Feb
ප්‍රතිඵල නිකුත් කිරීම (සිව්වන වසර) / issuing results (fourth year) - november/ december 2023
2023 නොවැම්බර්/ දෙසැම්බර�...

Jan

26

26 Jan - 29 Feb
Extension of registration period for university admission – academic year 2023/ 2024 (foreign candidates)
The Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka has extended t...

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