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Acharya Nagarjuna University

Nagarjuna Nagar, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh 522510 ,Guntur

About Us

Acharya Nagarjuna, the profounder of the Madhyamika Buddhism is one of the greatest philosophers India has ever produced. The Buddhists of China, Japan and Tibet river him to be the Second Buddha, who once again set in the motion the wheel of Dharma. He endowed with metaphysical profundity and logical acumen has reaffirmed the basic ideas of Buddhism, apart from providing reinterpretation, clarification and amplification of new concepts of Buddhism. He focused on the fundamental problems of human existence, human aspiration and human actions. He found solutions to them through intuition and reflective thought. He applied and practiced these solutions and his doctrine and experience become a norm to motivate rational and sensitive minds of different generation in different countries.

Area of Excellence

Research Capability and Focus Area

Notable Research / Publication

Academic Facilities

affiliating University established in 1976, started with only 10 post-graduate courses in the University College.

Library Database

University Library with about 1,20,000 books & 80 Journals.

Courses & Programme

  • Program LevelPost Graduate (PG)
  • Branch/SubjectBuddhist Studies
  • No. of seats14
  • Course Duration (In Months)2
  • Examination Patternsemester

    SAARC Country

  • Annual Tuition FeesUSD 300
  • Annual Total FeesUSD 1500
  • Non-SAARC Country

  • Annual Tuition FeesUSD 300
  • Annual Total FeesUSD 1500

Eligibility Criteria: ( ( UG in Social Sciences with minimum 60% score Or UG in Social Work with minimum 60% score Or UG in Humanities with minimum 60% score ) )

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