Centre for the Study of Humanistic Buddhism, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Online Programme in Management Culture of Humanistic Buddhism




Centre for the Study of Humanistic Buddhism, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Fo Guang Shan Institute of Humanistic Buddhism

Course Feature

• The world’s first online programme in Buddhist Management;
• Taught by renowned teachers in the academic and business circles;
• Organized by well-known university and Buddhist institute;
• Theories and practice learnt from the programme will be useful throughout their life.


1. Conduct strategic analysis and rational decision-making by combining the Buddhist management theory and practice;
2. Communicate and negotiate with customers by following the Buddha’s wisdom;
3. Improve leadership skills to lead employees with different personality and to increase team efficiency;
4. Provide methods to identify and analyze their ethical corporate social responsibility as well as establish corporate culture.



4 modules. 12 sessions for each modules. 48 sessions in total.

Course Code Course Title Duration
HBMC 5001 Introduction to Management in Buddhist Texts 4 lessons, 12 sessions
HBMC 5002 Humanistic Buddhist Management Thoughts of Venerable Master Hsing Yun 4 lessons, 12 sessions
HBMC 5003 Enterprise Zen of Humanistic Buddhist 4 lessons, 12 sessions
HBMC 5004 Humanistic Buddhist Leadership 4 lessons, 12 sessions


Classes on Monday night (7-9:30pm), 3 sessions for each lesson. A tutorial will be held once a month. Students can complete this programme in 4 months (September 2021 ~ January 2022).

General Information

Inauguration Ceremony
3 September 2021 7:30 ~ 8:30pm

Commencement Date
6 September 2021

Online (ZOOM)

Chinese (Mandarin)

Graduation Ceremony
3D2N meditation camp in Fo Guang Shan (Self-care expenses: airfare/ international travel, surface transportation and accommodation. Depends on the COVID-19 situation.)

Application Deadline

by 15/8/2021
(First Come, First Served)


Centre for the Study of Humanistic Buddhism
Tel: (852) 3943 0646
Email: cshb-mc@cuhk.edu.hk