International Theravãda Buddhist Missionary University
is situated on the Dhammapãla Hill, Mayangon Township, in Yangon, Union of Myanmar. It was
inaugurated on 9 December 1998, under Ministry of Religious Affairs with these
(a) to study and comprehend the
canonical texts of Theravãda Pitaka as approved successively by the Fifth and
Sixth Buddhist Councils held in Myanmar.
(b) to abstain from evil deeds and
practice good deeds.
(c) to promote the four modes of
sublime living (Brahma-vihara dhamma) which would lead to the establishment of
peaceful and prosperous world and
(d) to train more missionaries
endowed with good morality, to be well-versed in Pitaka literature to have
experience in meditation practices.
University Council Meeting of the International Theravāda Buddhist Missionary University Held
University Council Meeting No.1/2012 of the International Theravāda Buddhist Missionary University was held at 1:00 am on 21-10-2012 at the ITBM University, Mayangone Township, Yangon Region. According to the agenda, Bhaddanta Nandamālābhivaṁsa, Aggamahāpandita, Rector of ITBMU delivered admonitory words (Ovādakathā).
Donation of Computer to ITBM University
The Ceremony for the donation of Computers from Jeollanam-Do Office of Education (JOE), Republic of Korea to the ITBM University was held in the morning on 3rd November, 2012 at the International Theravāda Buddhist Missionary University. At the Ceremony Superintendent Dr. Jan Man Chae and Reverend Dr. Kim Bho Sup donated the 150 sets of computers and accessories to the ITBMU, The Ministry of Religious Affairs, the Union of Myanmar. Dean Sayadaws, Pro-Rector (Admin), Directors and responsible personals attended the ceremony.