Kathmandu University News

KUSOED Oraganized First International Conference on Transformative Education Research and Sustainable Development

editorial | 27 October, 2016 15:48

With the major motto of transformative education research for sustainable futures, the First International Conference on Transformative Education Research and Sustainable Development was held on October 21 – 23, 2016, Dhulikhel Nepal.  The conference was organized by the Transformative Education Research Center, School of Education, Kathmandu University in collaboration with School of Education, Murdoch University. The conference was supported by UNESCO and Ministry of Education, Nepal.   

Altogether 6 keynotes speakers, 101 oral presentations, 17 posters, 6 research workshops from 14 countries were the attraction of the conference.  The conference is an attempt to contribute to the growing international endeavors of building knowledge about transformative learning, teaching, training and research. 

The conference has brought together practices, experiences and theoretically informed discussion on the need for transformative education and research to focus on the quality, equity and relevance of education.  The conference has strengthened and enlarged the network of transformative practitioners by bringing together institutional and individual partners.  Conference papers will be published in KUSOED’s Journal of Education and Research, Springer’s Journal of Culture Studies of Science Education, and an edited book under the Sense Publisher’s series of Bold Visions of Education Research. The conference website shall contribute to the international dissemination of post-conference products/publications.

At the end of the conference an initiative has taken to form consortium of transformative education research centers of universities so as to take further the agenda of transformative education research and practice in university settings. It was announced that the second international conference on Transformative Education Research and Sustainable Development shall be organised by Kathmandu University School of Education in 2018. The conference motto, themes and dates shall be announced soon.


Deadline Extended for Application in Some Masters Program of School of Engineering

isms | 26 October, 2016 19:33


School of Engineering

Master Degree Programs (Course Based)

Call for Application for Admission 2016

Extension of Deadline for Some Programs

This is to inform prospective applicants that the deadline for application in the following Master Degree Programs for the academic year 2016/2017 has been extended till 08 November 2016.

  1. Master of Engineering in Computer Engineering

  2. M. Tech. in Information Technology

  3. Master in Planning and Operation of Energy Systems

  4. Master in Land Administration (run in cooperation with Land Management Training Center (LMTC), Dhulikhel, and School of Arts)

Please read first the application related information about the programs and provisions.

All programs are of 2 year (4 semesters) full-time study programs run in Dhulikhel Campus of KU. The admission is open for Nepalese as well as foreign nationals.

Aspiring eligible candidates are required to duly fill the Online Application Form available at http://apply.ku.edu.np/admission/. Candidates are advised to check the application requirements first by downloading the application form in Word format.

In order to complete the application, applicants are required to pay application fee of NRs. 1,250/- and submit copies certificates/transcripts, copies of other documents and photographs as mentioned in the application form checklist by the deadline to the concerned department and get the admission test/interview date. Selected candidates after admission test/interview will be notified for completing the admission process by the deadline on KU Website (www.ku.edu.np).

The completed application submission deadline is extended till 08 November 2016, Tuesday.


School of Engineering

Kathmandu University


Admission Notice for Undergraduate Program - 2016 through EOI in CS ( School of Science )

isms | 26 October, 2016 17:52

Call for Expression of Interest for Admission in Undergraduate Programs - 2016 (School of Science - ES,HB,AP,CS)

isms | 24 October, 2016 17:00

Call for Application in M.Sc. in Environment and Natural Resources, and M.Tech. in Environmental Engineering

isms | 23 October, 2016 17:01

Kathmandu University
School of Science
Department of Environmental Science and Engineering


Call for Application

The applications are called for the following graduate programs:

(a) Master of Science in Environment and Natural Resources (M. Sc. ENR)

Course duration

 Two years

Entry requirements

 Candidates with B.Sc. or equivalent degree with minimum 50% aggregate or CGPA of 2.0.

Program details


(b) Master of Technology in Environmental Engineering (M.Tech. ENVE) NEW

Course duration

 Two years

Entry requirements

The general admission requirements of Kathmandu University for the master’s degree must be fulfilled.


The prior educational degree should be a four-year undergraduate degree in Engineering with minimum 50% aggregate or CGPA of 2.0 from any recognized university.


There will be entrance exam and screening interview.

Program details


Application form distribution:
Application Forms can be collected from Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel from September 01, 2016 in between 10:00 am and 3:00 pm during working days.

or Download [ Click here]

Last date for submitting forms: October 28, 2016

Application Fee:
NRs 1250/- to be deposited in bank account of Kathmandu University at Nepal Investment Bank Ltd.

Entrance exam and interview:
Dates for entrance exam and interview will be published after the application deadline.

Documents to be submitted with application form:

  • Photocopies of academic certificates, character certificates & citizenship
  • Two recommendations (preferably one from the academic supervisor and another from the present employer and in case of unemployed candidate, both can be from academic supervisors of institution of recent graduation)
  • One recent PP size photo
  • Original migration certificate (at the time of admission)

For further details:
Department of Environmental Science and Engineering
Kathmandu University
Phone: (011) 661399 Ext.: 2233
Website: www.ku.edu.np/env, www.ku.edu.np/env/ENVE

Notice for 22nd Convocation Ceremony

isms | 21 October, 2016 17:43

  Download Forms from links below:



Admission Notice for Undergraduate Program - 2016 ( Selected from EOI - BioTech,CS ) - School of Science

isms | 21 October, 2016 17:04

  1.  B. Sc. in Computer Science - Verification and Admission List
  2.  B. Tech in Biotechnology -  Verification and Admission List


Prof. Anthony J. Onwuegbuzie Felicitated on the Occasion of KU Silver Jubilee Year

editorial | 20 October, 2016 19:31

Kathmandu University felicitated Prof. Dr. Anthony J. Onwuegbuzie on the auspicious occasion of Silver Jubilee of Kathmandu University for his contribution in the area of Education Leadership and Mixed Methods Research. 

Detail Here

Notice of Quotation for construction of semi permanent classroom, Community Education Project

isms | 19 October, 2016 15:40

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Tender Notice for KU SILVER JUBILEE - GRANITE STONE(Complete Finished work with installation)

isms | 19 October, 2016 15:25

Admission Notice for MPharm 2016 (EoI)

isms | 19 October, 2016 13:59


MPharm Admission – 2016

Following applicants who have submitted Expression of Interest (EoI) for admission in MPharm program have been selected on the merit basis for the interview.

MPharm (Industrial Pharmacy)

  • Binamra Rai

  • Shristi Shrestha

MPharm (Pharmaceutical Care)

  • Lok Bahadur Khadka

  • Abinash Kaini

  • Poonam Pant

  • Usha Giri

Interview of the selected candidates will be held as given below:

Time: 09:30 -12:30 hrs.

Date: October 20, 2016

Venue: Department of Pharmacy, Block 12


Selected candidates are requested to bring original of citizenship and all certificates for interview and those who have not yet submitted recommendation letters compulsorily must bring them on that day.


isms | 19 October, 2016 10:55

Mr. Shrestha shared an experience in High-Level Briefing: Primer Series on ICTD for Youth

isms | 19 October, 2016 10:25

Mr. Dhiraj Shrestha, Lecturer, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, KU was invited as a Speaker to share an experience of “Engaged Learning at Kathmandu University and its impact on Faculty and Student’s “in High-Level Briefing: Primer Series on ICTD for Youth organized by United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT/ESCAP) and Information and Communication Technology Agency of Srilanka (ICTA) on 29th September, 2016 in Colombo, Srilanka.

The program was held with an objective to promote the Engaged Learning in linking classroom learning to development and to advocate for increased adoption and integration of ICTD education in University Curricula through APCICT’s Primer Series.

The Program was attended by the representatives from Ministry of Higher Education & Highways, University Grant Commission, and Universities of Srilanka and UN-APCICT Director, and Resource person.


Dr. Sharma published a research article on Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology

isms | 19 October, 2016 10:20

Dr. Chhatra Sharma at the Dept. of Environmental Science and Engineering with his colleagues from the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland published a research article on Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. The publication is "Preliminary health risk assessment of potentially toxic metals in surface water of the Himalayan rivers, Nepal". 

It can be assessed from the link: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00128-016-1945-x 

Vacancy Announcement for Energize Nepal Project

isms | 18 October, 2016 15:53

 Kathmandu University

School of Engineering

Energize Nepal Project

Vacancy Announcement

Energize Nepal is a project funded by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Norway. The Project is managed by Kathmandu University (KU), Nepal, in partnership with Hydro Lab Pvt. Ltd., Nepal, SINTEF Energy Research (SEfAS), Norway, and Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway. The Project aims to improve the capacity of research and education required for development of the renewable energy sector in Nepal and the region. The overall project duration is 5 years.

Applications from qualified, hardworking and result oriented professionals are hereby invited for following project management positions.

  1. Position: Project Manager

Contract type: Full time contract

Contract Duration: One year with possibility of extension

Duty station: Dhulikhel with field visits as necessary

Desired qualification and experiences: A Master’s level degree or PhD in engineering, renewable energy, hydropower, naturalresources management, or related field with a minimum of 10 years of working experience in renewable energy and environmental management or related fields with recognized technical & Management expertise.

Job Description for Project Manager

  1. Position: IT, Communication and Public Relations Officer

Contract type: Full time contract

Contract Duration: One year with possibility of extension

Duty station: Dhulikhel with field visits as necessary

Desired qualification and experiences: Bachelor degree in a relevant discipline (preferably 4 year Bachelor in Information Management or Bachelor of Business Information System, or Bachelor in IT and/or Management based other related discipline) with minimum of 3 years work experience in the field.

Job Description for ITCPRO

Detailed Job Description for above positions can be found in the job vacancy notice in KU website www.ku.edu.np. Application with a cover letter stating the motivation for desired position, complete curriculum vitae, copies of academic certificates and experiences/other-competencies should be submitted no later than 26 October 2016, by sending email with attachments to energizenepal@ku.edu.np.

Short listed applicants will be called to appear for an interview for the final selection.

Selected candidates are expected to join duty immediately

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