COURSE FEES

Online Tibetan language courses conducted by the Trikāya Tibetan Language Academy are currently being offered at the rate of €30 Euros per hour.
Prices are subject to change.

For currency conversion, visit xe.com.

If you have any questions, feel free to get in touch.

The fees for each Tibetan course are listed in the chart below.

COURSE TITLELEARNING TRACKTOTAL CLASS HOURSCOURSE FEE
Introductory Course Introduction to Studying with the Trikāya Tibetan Language Academy 1 hr. EUR €30
Tibetan Mini-CourseChoose one:
1) Classical Tibetan 101
2) Colloquial Tibetan 101
3) Modern Literary Tibetan 101
10 hrs.EUR €300
Short Personalized Tibetan Course Choose one:
1) Fundamentals of Classical Tibetan
2) Fundamentals of Colloquial Tibetan
3) Fundamentals of Modern Literary Tibetan
20 hrs.EUR €600
Classical Tibetan Crash CourseIntensive Religious and Cultural Historical Readings30 hrs.EUR €900
Modern Literary Tibetan Crash Course Intensive Biographical and Poetic Contemporary Readings40 hrs.EUR €1200
Colloquial Tibetan Crash Course AIntensive Ü-Tsang Dialect (Central Tibetan): Grammar and Vocabulary50 hrs.EUR €1500
Colloquial Tibetan Crash Course B Intensive Exile Dialect (Refugee Tibetan): Grammar and Vocabulary50 hrs.EUR €1500
Medium Personalized Tibetan Course Choose one:
1) Classical Tibetan: All the Essentials
2) Colloquial Tibetan: All the Essentials
3) Modern Literary: All the Essentials
60 hrs.EUR €1500
Full Semester Tibetan Language Courses (I, II, II, IV)Choose one:
1) Proficiency in Classical Tibetan (I, II, III, IV)
2) Proficiency in Colloquial Tibetan (I, II, III, IV)
3) Proficiency in Modern Literary Tibetan (I, II, III, IV)
70 hrs.EUR €2100
Extensive Personalized Tibetan Course Choose one:
1) Comprehensive Classical Tibetan
2) Comprehensive Colloquial Tibetan
3) Comprehensive Modern Literary Tibetan
80 hrs. EUR €2400
Interdisciplinary Tibetan Studies Customized CoursesChoose one:
1) Classical Tibetan Literacy & Digital Research Methods Concentration
2) Colloquial Tibetan Fluency & Contemporary Tibetan Idioms Concentration
3) Modern Literary Tibetan Reading Skills & News Media Concentration
100 hrs.EUR €3000
Tibetan Translator Training Course: Advanced Level Students (1000-5000 hours of previous study)Choose one:
1) Textual Translation Specialization
2) Oral Interpretation Specialization
3) English to Tibetan Literary Translation Specialization
200 hrs.EUR €6000
Tibetan Translator Training Course: Intermediate Level Students (100-1000 hours of previous study)Choose one:
1) Textual Translation Specialization
2) Oral Interpretation Specialization
3) English to Tibetan Literary Translation Specialization
300 hrs.EUR €9000
Tibetan Translator Training Course: Beginner Level Students (0-100 hours of previous study)Choose one:
1) Textual Translation Specialization
2) Oral Interpretation Specialization
3) English to Tibetan Literary Translation Specialization
400 hrs.EUR €12,000
Lotsawa’s Apprentice Course (Total Translation Training): Advanced Level Students (1000-5000 hours of previous study) Choose one:
1) Classical Tibetan Specialization
2) Colloquial Tibetan Specialization
3) Modern Literary Tibetan Specialization
500 hrs. EUR €15,000
Lotsawa’s Apprentice Training Course (Total Translation Training): Intermediate Level Students (100-1000 hours of previous study) Choose one:
1) Classical Tibetan Specialization
2) Colloquial Tibetan Specialization
3) Modern Literary Tibetan Specialization
600 hrs. EUR €18,000
Lotsawa’s Apprentice Training Course (Total Translation Training): Beginner Level Students (0-100 hours of previous study) Choose one:
1) Classical Tibetan Specialization
2) Colloquial Tibetan Specialization
3) Modern Literary Tibetan Specialization
700 hrs. EUR €21,000
List of fees for each online Tibetan language course offered by the Trikaya Tibetan Language Academy.

 

INSTALLMENT PAYMENT PLANS
(FOR LONGER COURSES)

Installment payment plans are offered for courses which total 40 hours or more of class time.

Some exceptions can be made under extreme circumstances or tight financial constraints. Feel free to let us know your situation.

Each individual installment should be for no less than 20 class hours per payment, and ideally for 30 or more class hours. As a general rule, as few separate installments as possible is preferred.

Contact us for details about installment plans.

COURSE PAYMENT DETAILS

Both courses and individual classes are to be prepaid in the currency of Euros (EUR), or else the equivalent in Romanian Lei (RON) or United States dollars (USD). For current exchange rates, please check xe.com.

PayPal is the preferred mode of payment. Contact us for Paypal payment details.

Please make sure to cover all transfer fees. For PayPal payment, in order to avoid transfer fees, please select “For Friends and Family” before sending payment. Doing this usually eliminates transfer fees. If this is not possible, please include an extra 5 percent of the total bill in order to cover transfer fees.

Other methods of payment (non-Paypal), such as Transferwise or direct bank transfer, are also possible. As with PayPal, any transfer fees incurred must be fully reimbursed. Western Union and other cash payment methods are not feasible.

Courses are to be prepaid before starting classes. Please send payment at least 24 hours before the beginning of the first class for each course. For new students, 2-3 days in advance is more practical.

Refunds are not given after the second class session, but complete refunds are possible anytime before the second class session.

If you have any questions about how to pay for your online Tibetan language courses, never hesitate to let us know and we’ll find a way to arrange smooth payment transaction as per your convenience.


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Like a shining star, an optical illusion, a flickering candle,
A magical illusion, a drop of dew or a water bubble,
A dream, flash of lightning or a cloud —
Observe all conditioned things to be like those.

– Shakyamuni Buddha, the Diamond Cutter Sūtra (Vajracchedikā-prajñāpāramitā)