Accredited Professional Development Recognition

Students seeking professional development recognition for their study at Nan Tien Institute are encouraged to apply
for approval with their Professional Bodies or Associations.  NTI’s subjects have been recognised by Associations in
the areas of Health, Science and Education. For more information...

International Conference Mindfulness, Education and Transformation 2014

September 5-7 2014. The key theme of this conference is the application of mindfulness in education, focusing on
theoretical and practical issues and implications, benefits and outcomes relating to the introduction of mindfulness
in education. For more information ...

28 Apr 2014 to 02 May 2014
26 May 2014 to 30 May 2014
09 Jun 2014 to 13 Jun 2014
16 Jun 2014 to 20 Jun 2014
28 Jul 2014 to 01 Aug 2014
18 Aug 2014 to 22 Aug 2014
20 Feb 2014

New local education provider, Nan Tien Institute (NTI) plays a key role in ‘Clean Up Australia’ with the creation of a landmark Education Campus, Art Gallery and Cultural Centre on the site of a previous local landfill garbage tip.

17 Feb 2014

Nan Tien Institute (NTI), Australia’s first government accredited tertiary education institution grounded in Buddhist values and wisdom, is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Grier Lin as President.

02 Feb 2014

Nan Tien Temple and Nan Tien Institute and will hold ‘Harmony Day 2014’ on Sunday, 9 February.

The event will begin at 1:30pm at Nan Tien Temple’s Main Shrine with the ‘2014 Interfaith Festival of Music and Dance for Social Harmony’, and continue in the Temple’s conference facilities at 3:30pm with an ‘Interfaith Seminar’ – a panel discussion of representative religious groups on the topic ‘Ethics and Social Harmony: a dialogue’.

8 Jun 2014 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

Our Health and Social Wellbeing Program prepares Graduates to promote health and wellness in their own lives and in the lives of other individuals, employees and groups in the broader community. 

5 Sep 2014 (All day) to 7 Sep 2014 (All day)
13 Oct 2014 - 9:00am to 17 Oct 2014 - 5:30pm
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Transformation - Art Exhibition

Unfolding Australian Art in the Asian Century

Start day and End day

Buddhism Through History Lecture

FREE Buddhism Through History Lecture

10th Annual Conference of the European Network of Buddhist-Christian Studies June 2013

From Abhidhamma To Abhidharma July 2013


Dr Ananda Guruge Seminar Nov 2013

Meditation Practices in Chinese Buddhism

AABS Seminar - Chiasmic Structure in the Prajñāpāramitā

FREE SEMINAR @ University of Wollongong - Professor Urban Kordes

being in the moment - art and mindfulness Art Exhibition

Launch - being in the moment - art and mindfulness Art Exhibition

Information Day and Graduation Ceremony 2013

Professor David Eckel Seminar Oct 2013

Hamony Day 2014

New Campus Opening

International Conference Mindfulness, Education and Transformation - 2014

Beyond Zen - Engaged Buddhism in 1920s Japan

Mind-Body Wellness, for a Fulfilling Life

Mindfulness: Theory and Practice for Schools

Introduction to Buddhism (Feb - Mar)

Mindfulness - Theory and Practice (Feb-Mar)

Selected Readings of Buddhist Literature

Research Methods of Religious Studies

Buddhist Art and Contemporary Culture

Healing Traditions - Buddhism and Psychotherapy

Foundations of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Introduction to Buddhism

Development of Chinese Buddhist Schools

Mindfulness - Theory and Practice

Tradition and Change

Mind-Body Wellness

Social Policy, Health, and Welfare

Research Methods and Evidence - Based Practice

Mental Health and Wellness