Faculty of Buddhist Studies

Established in 1997, the Faculty of Buddhist studies comprises of four departments, and computer unit, which offer a number of degree programmes related to Buddhist studies for both undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Our Vision

A Buddhist society enriched with independent and righteous people adorned with the flower of wisdom.

Our Mission

To create scholars who are~ enthusiastic in a thorough study of Buddhist  Philosophy, able to overcome the challenges by solving out spiritual as  well as social issues, capable of dedicating themselves to create  righteous society through judicious and fair approaches by pragmatically  explaining the contemporary social issues in looking at them in a  Buddhist perspective.

Dean - Faculty of Buddhist Studies

Chair Professor Ven. Dr. Homagama Dhammananda Thero
B.A. (Hons) in Philosophy, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
M.A.in Philosophy, University of Delhi India
M.Phil. in Buddhist Philosophy, University of Sri Jayavardenapura, Sri Lanka
Ph.D. in Philosophy, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
Dip in Edu, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

Official Telephone: +9411 2857 782 / +9411 2857 786 Ext : 2230
Personal Telephone: +9471 442 9055
Email Address: hdnanda@bpu.ac.lk/ deanfbs@bpu.ac.lk



Staff Details

Mr. H.M. Saman Deshapriya
Management Assistant (Grade III)  
Ext. 2231

Mr. P.P. Kumarage  
Works Aids (Grade III)
Mr. W.M.C.K. Wijesekara  
Works Aids (Grade III)
Ms. T.Dilani Somirathna  
Works Aids (Grade III)




Official Telephone : +9411 2857782 Ext : 2231 
Email Address : fbs@bpu.ac.lk

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12 Jun - 20 Jun
උපාධි සහතික පත්‍ර නිකුත් කිරීම - ශාස්ත්‍රවේදී (සාමාන්‍ය) බාහිර උපාධි පාඨමාලාව - 2024
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08 Jun - 19 Jun
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05 Jun - 15 Jul
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05 Jun - 16 Jun
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03 Jun - 08 Jul
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03 Jun - 20 Jun
විභාග ප්‍රතිඵල හා ශ්‍රේණි නැවත සමීක්ෂණය කිරීම/ re-scrutinization of marks and grades
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