School of Divinity

Edinburgh Buddhist Studies network

Edinburgh Buddhist Studies is a network of research scholars convened at the University of Edinburgh and with members from across the north of the UK.

Edinburgh Buddhist Studies aims to:

  • foster interdisciplinary scholarship across the broad field of Buddhist studies
  • nurture, and shape the trajectory of, the future of Buddhist studies in the UK
  • promote improved public understanding of Buddhism
  • enhance the reputation of the University of Edinburgh as a key international hub for research, teaching, and outreach relating to Asian religions.

Edinburgh Buddhist Studies is supported by the Kyentse Foundation.

Khyentse Foundation

Postgraduate studies

Our researchers deliver a range of one year taught or research Masters programmes and supervise PhD students in their specialist areas.

Please browse members' profiles and contact the appropriate member of the committee to chat about your project and supervision.

Contact Edinburgh Buddhist Studies

Edinburgh Buddhist Studies website