April 26, 2017 -- The Tibet Buddhism Academy in Nyethang Township of Qushui County in Lhasa, Tibet, is a higher-learning institution for Tibetan Buddhism. The academy has senior monks and students from all five branches of Tibetan Buddhism.
April 26, 2017 -- The academy learns teaching methods from the High-level Tibetan Buddhism College of China in combining modern academy teaching with traditional monastery teaching. It has three departments, including school of Tantric Buddhism, school of Exotoric Buddhism and school of Living Buddha.
April 26, 2017 -- In 2011, when the academy was rebuilt, the “Youth Living Buddha Class” was decided to set up to train Living Buddhas under the age of 16. Up to now, there are currently six Living Buddhas who are learning Buddhist theories as well as taking the nine-year compulsory education program.