Doctoral Program in Buddhist Studies

Welcome to the Online Application Tool of the LMU Doctoral Program Buddhist Studies 

In order to apply for the Doctoral Program in Buddhist Studies, please register first. A validation email will be sent to your account which will allow you full access to the application tool itself.

You can either apply for acceptance as a doctoral student in the Doctoral Program in Buddhist Studies without applying for one of the currently advertised scholarships, or you can apply for acceptance as a doctoral student in the Doctoral Program in Buddhist Studies and for one of the currently advertised scholarships.
Only candidates with non-German nationality are eligible for a scholarship; for further criteria of eligibility please click here:

In the application process, you will be asked to provide information i.a. on

  • your person,
  • language qualifications,
  • your academic career,
  • your academic work up to date,
  • the research you plan to conduct in Munich.

Please be as specific and detailed in your answers as possible.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us:

Übrigens: Ihre Online-Bewerbung können Sie natürlich gerne auch auf Deutsch ausfüllen.