Masters Programs


Postgraduate Diploma in Buddhist Studies Course (P.G.D.) (01 year) (SLQF 08 – 25 Credits)

Medium of Study : Sinhala/ English
Course Fee : Local Students - Rs. 21,750/-
Foreign Students - US$ 405

Structure of the Course
06 Units are included. There are 45 lecture hours for each subject Unit. This Course is conducted as a weekend Course for a period of 36 weeks with 06 hours each per week. In addition, Extended essay is a compulsory Subject Unit.

PGBS 81013
Fundamental Teachings in Buddhism
PGBS 81023
Buddhist Social Philosophy
PGBS 81033
Modern Trends in Buddhist Culture
PGBS 81043
Mahayana Buddhism - Principles
PGBS 81053
Buddhism and Social Issues
PGBS 8106X
Extended Essay

Master of Arts Degree Course (01 year) (M.A.) (SLQF 09 - 30 Credits)

Medium of Study : Sinhala/English
Stream of Subjects : Buddhist Studies/ Sinhala/ Pali/ Sanskrit/ English
Course Fee : Local Students - Rs. 37,000/-
Foreign Students - US$ 555

Eligibility requirements:
• Should have obtained a degree of at least a duration of 03 years in any stream of subjects from a university/ a recognized institute by the UGC.
Or
• Should have obtained a Pracina Pandit degree.
Or
• Any other qualification considered equivalent to the above which is accepted by the senate of the university.

Master of Arts Degree Course (With Research Component) (02 years) (M.A.) (SLQF 10 - 60 Credits)

Medium of Study : Sinhala / English
Stream of Subjects : Buddhist Studies/ Sinhala/ Pali/ Sanskrit/ English
Course Fee : Local Students - Rs. 57,000/-
Foreign Students - US$ 705

Eligibility requirements:
• Same Qualifications mentioned above under course No. 01.
Or
• Should have obtained one year M.A. degree from a university/a recognized institute by the UGC.

Structure of the Course
06 written question papers and one independent dissertation have been included. There are 60 lecture hours for each subject Unit. This Course is conducted as a weekend Course for a period of 36 weeks with 06 hours each per week.

Buddhist Studies
 Pali
MABS 53015
Philosophical Trends in Buddhism
MABS 53015
Philosophical Trends in Buddhism
MABS 53025
Buddhism and Inter-Religious Philosophy
MAPL 53025
Pali Prescribed Texts
MABS 53035
Buddhism and Management
MAPL 53035
Pali Grammar and composition of prose and verse
MABS 53045
Buddhist Psychotherapy
MAPL 53045
Interdenominational Pitaka Literature
MABS 53055
Buddhist Social Philosophy
MAPL 53055
Pali Poetry and Literary Criticism
Or

MABS 53065
Research Methodology
MABS 53075
Buddhist Art and Architecture


MABS 53065
Research Methodology



Sanskrit

English

MABS 53015
Philosophical Trends in Buddhism
MABS 53015
Philosophical Trends in Buddhism
MASN 53025
Study of Prescribed Texts - 1
MAEN 53025
Dramatic Genres
MASN 53035
Study of Prescribed Texts - 11
MAEN 53035
Literary Traditions in Poetry
MASN 53045
Study of Prescribed Texts – 111
MAEN 53045
Themes in Fiction
MASN 53055
Indian Culture and Civilization
MAEN 53055
Language Pedagogy
MABS 53065
Research Methodology
MABS 53065
Research Methodology


Application Fee :
P.G.D./M.A. Degree (One Year/Research Component) - Rs. 1000/-


NB. : MA in English Studies
Candidate should have followed a special degree in English or a General degree majoring English.
OR
Should have a postgraduate Diploma in English Language/ Literature/ ELT from any UGC recognized
University
AND
The Candidate should pass the selection test conducted by the Department of English and face an Interview.

Further details please contact: 0112580609

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