Postgraduate Degree

M.Phill (Master of Philosophy) - 02 years

Subjects
  • Pali
  • Buddhist Philosophy
  • Buddhist Civilization
  • Sinhala
  • Sanskrit
  • Archeology
  • History
  • Sociology
  • Education Science
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology
  • Library Science
Requirements
  • A Degree with the specialization in the relevant subject with First or Second Class (Upper Division) Honours from a recognized university.
    or
    A Master's Degree (one year) from a recognized university
    or
    Any other relevant qualification deemed to be acceptable by the Senate of the Bhiksu University of Sri Lanka.
Research Proceeding
  • The student should make a presentation of 20 minutes before senior academics of the respective faculty within 03 months of the registration for the course.
  • Within 06 months of the first presentation, the presentation of Review of Literature should be presented.
  • Before one week to the said presentation, 12 copies of the seminar paper should be handed over to the UPEDEC.
Word Count of Thesis
  • The thesis should be not less than 70,000 words.
Submissions
  • Upon the completion of the thesis in accordance with guidelines and directions of the University, three copies of the thesis should be handed over to the UPEDEC.
Supervisors
  • The respective supervisors are appointed by the Senate under the recommendation of BOS of UPEDEC
Viva Voice
  • Upon the receiving of the relevant reports of the thesis, the viva/oral presentation is held. There, a full detailed analysis on the research should be presented within 20 minutes.
Fees
  • Application Fee1,000.00
  • Registration Fee5,000.00
  • Course Fee71,500.00
  • Supervising Fee20,000.00
  • Library Fee3,000.00
  • Total100,000.00
  • Other fees
    • Library Fee (Refundable) 5,000.00
    • Renewal of Registration 5,000.00
    • Result Sheet 1,000.00
    • Degree Certificate 1,500.00
    • Translation of result sheet (including local registration fee) 1,500.00
    • Translation of result sheet (including overseas registration fees) 2,500.00
Medium
  • Sinhala / English

M.A. (Master of Arts Degree - Research) - 02 years

Subjects
  • Pali
  • Buddhist Philosophy
  • Buddhist Civilization
  • Sinhala
  • Sanskrit
  • Archeology
  • History
  • Sociology
  • Education Science
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology
  • Library Science
Requirements
  • A Bachelor's Honours Degree from a recognized university
    or
    Bachelor's General Degree from a recognized university
    or
    Having passed the Final Examination of the Society of Oriental Studies, Sri Lanka
    or
    Any other relevant qualification deemed to be acceptable by the Senate of the Bhiksu University of Sri Lanka
Research Proceeding
  • The student should make a presentation of 20 minutes before senior academics of the respective faculty within 03 months of the registration for the course.
  • Within 06 months of the first presentation, the presentation of Review of Literature should be presented.
  • Before one week to the said presentation, 12 copies of the seminar paper should be handed over to the UPEDEC.
Word Count of Thesis
  • The thesis should be not less than 50,000 words.
Submissions
  • Upon the completion of the thesis in accordance with guidelines and directions of the University, three copies of the thesis should be handed over to the UPEDEC.
Supervisors
  • The respective supervisors are appointed by the Senate under the recommendation of BOS of UPEDEC
Viva Voice
  • Upon the receiving of the relevant reports of the thesis, the viva/oral presentation is held. There, a full detailed analysis on the research should be presented within 20 minutes.
Fees
  • Application Fee1,000.00
  • Registration Fee5,000.00
  • Course Fee36,500.00
  • Supervising Fee15,000.00
  • Library Fee2,500.00
  • Total60,000.00
  • Other fees
    • Library Fee (Refundable) 5,000.00
    • Renewal of Registration 5,000.00
    • Result Sheet 1,000.00
    • Degree Certificate 1,500.00
    • Translation of result sheet (including local registration fee) 1,500.00
    • Translation of result sheet (including overseas registration fees) 2,500.00
Medium
  • Sinhala / English