General Council

General Council is the supreme decision making body of Sanchi University of Buddhist - Indic Studies.

Chariman & Hon'ble Chief Minister
Govt. of Madhya Pradesh

Ex-officio Members

Culture Minister,
Govt. of MP

Finance Minister
Govt. of MP








Secretary In-charge
Higher Education Deptt.
Govt. of MP







Secretary In-charge
Cultural Department
Govt. of MP







Secretary In-charge
Finance Department
Govt. of MP

Prof. Geshe Samten
Vice Chancellor of CUTS,
Sarnath, Varanasi

Prof. Yajneshwar Shastri


  Nominated Members
  Prof. Arvind Sharma Faculty of Religious Studies Mcgill University, Canada Brief Profile  
  Ven. Banagala Upatissa
Nayake Thero
Head Priest, Maha Bodi Aggra Srawaka, Maha Vihara Colombo, Sri Lanka Brief Profile  
  Mr. Egil Lothe President, The Norwegian Buddhist's Association Brief Profile  
  Prof. G.D. Sumanapala Director of Postgraduate Institute of Pali and Buddhist Studies, Sri Lanka Brief Profile  
  Prof. J.S. Rajput Former Director, NCERT Brief Profile  
  Prof. Kapil Kapoor Chairperson, Basha Niti Aayog Brief Profile  
  Prof. Sagarmal Jain Director, Prachya Vidyapeeth, Shajapur Brief Profile  
  Prof. S. R. Bhatt Chairperson, Indian Council of Philosophical Research Brief Profile