Residential Basic Program

The  Residential Basic Program consists of daily teachings complemented by daily review-classes, meditations and periodic retreats.
Teachings will take place from Monday to Friday from 3.00 to 5.00 pm.

Teachings will be translated into Italian and English.

The FPMT will give a Basic Program Completion Certificate for the entire study program or just for the subjects effectively attended.

Information about the tuition fees for the entire program and for single subjects are as follows:

Ordained Sangha
Monks and nuns are offered the Residential Program free of charge as long as they participate fully in all aspects of the program, such as lessons, meditation retreats and exams.

Course Auditors
Those who are not interested in receiving the certification for the single modules or the entire Residential Study Program can anyhow listen to the teachings; study material can be requested to the Segreteria Didattica and will be charged the costs of its printing.

Accomodation and meals

The costs per month for accommodation and meals are:

Attention: For those students that want to make use of dinning service the costs of every meal 10 Euros for lays and 5 Euro for nuns and monks.

For information regarding the availability and costs of accommodation:

- for monks in the monastery, please contact the assistenet Takden Shedrup Dargye Ling (Ven. Marco Castaldi) at 

- for nuns in the houses belonging to the nunnery, please contact the BP coordinator at