Drepung was the biggest of the three great Gelug university monasteries in Tibet with as many as 10,000 monks at one time. It is is located on the Gambo Utse mountain, five kilometers west of Lhasa.
Drepung is divided into seven great colleges including Gomang, Loseling, Deyang, Shagkor, Gyelwa, Dulwa and Ngagpa.
In India, Drepung is located in Mundgod with over 5,000 monks.
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