​Dharma Drum Institute of Liberal Arts

  • Year Founded :2014
  • Faculty :60
  • Students :312
  • International Students :45

Dharma Drum Institute of Liberal Arts (法鼓文理學院, DILA) is a private university. DILA is a small but beautiful institute with an emphasis on liberal arts education. We take spiritual environmental protection as our core value. Develop the life texture of compassion, wisdom, and respect.

Dharma Drum Institute of Liberal Arts established in 2014, is a beautiful institute with an emphasis on liberal arts education and is Master Sheng Yen's long-standing vow to promote "Erudite and Cultured Education" which has finally come to fruition of promoting religious exchanges, advocating the establishment of global ethics, and dedicating to world peace.

In order to further promote the cultural, educational, and other compassionate preaching and spiritual practice, we had elite science and technology, arts, culture, and other fields to talk about, and even to cooperate with different religions. The learning environment is conducive to the growth of future leaders and the cultivation of an interdisciplinary outlook, a caring for life, and a dedication to serving society.

The goal and vision of the university is with the core values of practice the spirit of social welfare and caring, spiritual environmental protection, cultivate knowledgeable social enterprise professionals with global vision and cross-disciplinary reach, and innovate the sustainable development of the community and the environment that benefits the body, mind, and soul.

Year Founded : 2014

Type of institution : Privates University

Contact : ​International Affairs Section

TEL : 886-2-24980707 ext.5304

Email : [email protected]

Contact : 呂幼如

TEL : +886-2-2498-0707 ext: 5304

Email : [email protected]

Address : No.700, Fagu Rd., Xihu Village, Jinshan Dist. New Taipei City 20842, Taiwan, R.O.C.



Faculty : 60

Students : 312

Undergraduate : 63

Graduate : 204

International Students : 45

Academics : 2

Departments : 2

Campus features

School Features

  • Sports facilities
  • Gymnasium
  • Wifi on campus
  • International student service
  • Homestay placement service
  • Chinese language support
  • Career guidance
  • Banking facilities
  • Accommodation advisory service

Accommodation Options

  • Onsite apartments
  • Homestay
  • Halls of residence
  • Boarding hostel

Religious Facilities

  • Temple
  • Muslim Prayer Space
  • Chapel