Pre-Admission Orientation

Pre-admission orientation : March 12, 2023

◎ Prospective students
1. Unmarried men and women who aspire to become monks and nuns.
2. Monks and nuns who agree with Chinese Buddhism and appreciate Dharma Drum Mountain’s ideals, on recommendation of their monasteries.

◎ Admission requirements
1. Age limit: applicants should be aged 18-40 for women; and 18-42 for men who have completed compulsory military service.
2. Academic background: the applicant should possess a senior high school/vocational school diploma (or above).
3. Successful applicants should have a sound body and mind, free of harmful addictions and free of legal, financial, and family obligations.
4. Overseas Chinese and foreigners should possess sufficient Chinese language skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing.