The 1/2018 Meeting of the University Council was held at the International Theravada Buddhist Missionary University,the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Culture, at 1:00 pm on 2nd April, 2018. At the meeting the most venerable Rector Sayadaw of the ITBM University delivered the ovadakatha.Thura U Aung Ko, the Union Minister for Religious Affairs and Culture, the Chairman of the University Council explained the matters relating to the academic and administrative affairs of the University.
Then the Pro-Rector (Administration) of the International Theravada Buddhist Missionary University read out the meeting minutes of the 1/2017 Meeting of the University Council which was held at the International Theravada Buddhist Missionary University held on 25th April, 2017. He also presented the list of the candidates and students who have passed the examinations and have been qualified for the PhD (Buddha Dhamma) and MA (Buddha Dhamma) degrees, to be approved by the University Council.
Afterwards, the most venerable Pro-Rector and Dean Sayadaws of the ITBM University, the Rectors from another universities and the members of the University Council discussed the matters relating to the academic and administrative affairs of the ITBM University. They also discussed other matters including the upgrading of the library of the ITBM University for which the expenditure is to be used from the Education Fund, the excursion and friendly visits from the foreign universities and organizations, the appointment of the 9 professors and 6 instructors in view of the promotion of the ITBM University.