Vacancy Announcement - KU-IRDP/NTIC

Published Date: 2019-02-07, Thursday

Kathmandu University

Kathmandu University Integrated Rural Development

Nepal Technology Innovation Center



Notice publication date: 6th February, 2019

Kathmandu University -- Integrated Rural Development Project (KU-IRDP) is a Project Funded by Government of Republic of Korea. It is jointly managed by Kathmandu University (KU) Nepal and Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) Korea. Executive Council of Kathmandu University has now formally established Nepal Technology Innovation Center (NTIC) as a legal entity in Nepal at Kathmandu University  as per its official meeting held in Janaury 18



"Integrated Rural Development of Nepal through Strenghtening Research and Development capacity of Kathmandu University."

The main objective of the Project are:

  1. Contribute for integrated rural development of Nepal by  Strengthening research and development capacity of Kathmandu University.
  2. Promote technology innovation for improving quality of life and income status of people in rural communities in Nepal mainly in the field of Agriculture and Rural Development, Renewable Energy and Health related Livelihood.

To conduct the Project smoothly, the Project hereby calls for an application for the following position from interested, qualified and commited candidates.

PositionTotal NumberContract DurationContract Type
Research Assistant 1 6 months(with Possibility of Extension) Full time

Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Assist to Coordinate training and development programs to meet the identified development needs.
  • Assist in technical Monitoring and Evaluation, as required.
  • Assist to Prepare technical Proposal and reports based on project activities.
  • Assist to Arrange, organize, minute and manage meetings conducted by the KU-IRDP/NTIC.
  • Assist in any other tasks as assigned by Operational and Management Committee KU-IRDP/NTIC.
      Desired Qualification and Experience:
  1. 4 years B.Sc. degree in Science with first division from reputed university.
  2. Must have certain experirence of working with international agencies.
  3. Ability to write Technical Proposal and Reports.
  4. Excellent Communication/ Writing Skills (Both Nepali and English).
  5. Good command over office packages.
Application Process:

Eligable applicant should submit a cover letter stating the moltivation for desired position, complete curriculum vitae and copies of academic cerificates chronologically in a single pdf file to not later than 10th February 2019

Note: Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply. Selected candidates are expected to join duty immediately.


Prof. Dr. Bim Shrestha

PI/Team Leader


Category: Career
Last Updated Date: 2020-02-03,Monday
Published By: Kathmandu University