Alex Amies

NTI Student, Master of Arts – Applied Buddhist Studies

Alex Amies is a Senior Software Engineer at IBM. He has a broad range of study experience, including a Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Engineering and a Master of Science from Stanford University in the US. Alex practices Buddhism and has volunteered extensively at Buddhist Temples. He is completing a Masters in Applied Buddhist Studies at NTI to gain a deeper understanding of Buddhism.

The best thing about studying at NTI has been to meet other students and teachers who have similar interests; and the teacher has this wonderful, incredible background. It has been great to meet other students who are interested and dedicated enough to take time out to study Buddhism as an academic subject.”

See videos on what Alex says about why he decided to study at NTI; the best things about studying at NTI; and the academic level of NTI courses.