The Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies

A Recognised Independent Centre of the University of Oxford

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Student Registration


Are you studying for a degree at Oxford University?

Are you either:

(a) working in Buddhist Studies, or

(b) does your work involve some study of Buddhist material?

If so, you are invited to sign up and become a Student Member of the OCBS.

As a student member of the OCBS, you will have:

1. access to study areas and a specialised library;

2. rights to use OCBS premises for your activities; and

3. areas of the OCBS website at your disposal.

If you wish to become a Student Member of the Centre please contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

OCBS Student Grant

The OCBS will be offering  a grant of £500 pounds in Trinity Term 2015. This grant is available to anyone who is enrolled on a graduate degree course at Oxford University, whose work includes some element of Buddhist Studies. 

Please send an application letter explaining what you would use the monies for, along with an academic CV, and letter of recommendation from your Supervisor, to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

The closing date for the receipt of applications is Friday of Week 5, and the grant will be announced shortly after.


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Honorary Representative in Asia


HH the Dalai Lama

HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn of Thailand

His Majesty the 5th Druk Gyalpo Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuck of Bhutan

Mr Toshihide Numata, President of the Bukkyo Dendo Kyokai

Daw Aung San Suu Kyi  Hon. DCL(Oxon)

Student Registration and OCBS Grants

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