Ven. Zhen Chan pursued his studies in the field of Humanities (The Science University, Malaysia) and Buddhist Studies (University of Hong Kong, China). Thereafter he worked as an Executive Secretary and Project Coordinator at the Than Hsiang Buddhist Welfare Association (Penang, Malaysia). Since 2006 Ven. Zhen Chan is working for the International Buddhist College (IBC). Currently he is Lecturer and Director for Student Affairs and at the IBC Korat Campus.