ITBMU

AcronymDefinition
ITBMUInternational Theravada Buddhist Missionary University (Yangon, Myanmar)
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There are reports that the ITBMU, while in principle open to the public, accepted only candidates who were approved by Government authorities or recommended by a senior, pro-Government Buddhist abbot.
The government-funded International Theravada Buddhist Missionary University (ITBMU) in Rangoon, which opened in 1998, has as its stated purpose "to share Burma's knowledge of Buddhism with the people of the world." The main language of instruction is English.
During the mid-1990s, the Government funded the construction of the International Theravada Buddhist Missionary University (ITBMU) in Rangoon, which opened in 1998.