The Academic Degree in Martial Arts involves proficiency in one of the following areas: Teaching (Martial Arts) studies, Studies and research in Martial Arts, Studies and research in the history of Martial Arts, Style analysis, The philosophy and the ethics of Budo.
The Academy offers comprehensive training for Martial Arts teachers and instructors. Five types of qualifications are available: Assistant Instructor, Instructor, Teacher, Senior Teacher, Master Teacher.
The International Budo Academy will validate DAN degrees and upgrade a DAN degree (in specific cases). Following the upgrading, the relevant DAN certificate will be awarded.
Martial Arts schools or institutes may become registered by the Academy as an accredited Budo school.
Associates of The International Budo Academy
The Academy provides a formal educational program for the Budo practitioners, as well as some academic courses of Martial Arts towards professional academic degree.
Mr. Shmuel Fride