Convocation of the 13 students enrolled in the Certificate Course in Pali Language of AUS held on June 09, 2018 under the able guidance of AUS Prof. Ven. Prof Bhikshu Pannyasara. Namsai MLA Chou Zingnu Namchoom & his wife Mrs. Sujata Namchoom sponsored all the students enrolled in the course. The Department of Buddhist Studies was established in the University in 2017 by the keen desire of Dy. Chief Minister Sh. Chowna Mein Ji for the preservance of the Ancient Pali languages & educate the youth of the state at large. AUS sponsoring body “World Education Mission” President Dr. Ashwani Lochan has approved “The Lachit Borphukan Scholarship Scheme” for all the students who want to pursue NCTE approved D.EL.ED. Programme with major in Pali & Buddhist Studies.