To become a member of the Order of the Arya Maitreya Mandala several years of training as a candidate are required. This training encompasses Buddhist philosophy, ethics and meditation as well as engagement in projects of the order and the social life of the Arya Maitreya Mandala. To become nominated as a candidate for the Order one previously has to belong to the friends of the Arya Maitreya Mandala for some time.
Terms and conditions of admission and training may slightly differ among the various branches of the Order. Persons seriously interested in membership should contact the center or association of the Order closest to their residency or should send their questions or inquiries via email to the International Network of the Arya Maitreya Mandala.