Find Your Course

Are you interested in a holistic education that will give you the qualifications to pursue a unique and meaningful career path, or take you forward in your current career? Or do you have a thirst for knowledge and want to experience a powerful study opportunity that will change the way you look at life and engage with the world around you?

Welcome to Nan Tien Institute (NTI), Australia’s first Higher Education Provider with courses grounded in Buddhist wisdom and values. NTI is the place for quality education and cultural exchange. Explore our available courses and workshops below:


Postgraduate Courses

Applied Buddhist Studies

Postgraduate courses combining the academic study of Buddhism with practical use of those teachings, including meditation and mindfulness.

Health and Social Wellbeing

Postgraduate courses for Health Professionals who wish to further and enhance their careers in Health and Community Care.

Humanistic Buddhism

A postgraduate course designed to help you acquire and apply a deep understanding of the key themes of Buddhism in todays world.

Mental Health

Unlike any other Mental Health education offered in Australia, this course offers a holistic focus on contemplation, ethics and compassion.

Professional Development

Mindfulness: Theory and Practice for Schools

This NESA accredited program for teachers looks at the variety of applications of mindfulness in the school environment.