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Kathmandu University

Kathmandu University

country rank: 1
world rank: 6160

University Overview

Kathmandu University, founded in 1991, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the rural environment of Bagmati Pradesh’s major town of Dhulikhel (population range of 10,000-49,999). Kathmandu University (KU) is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational Nepalese higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education of Nepal. In a variety of fields of study, Kathmandu University (KU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Nepalese higher-education school, which is 29 years old, has a selective admission process based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. With an acceptance rate of 60-70 percent, this Nepalese higher education school is considered selective. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services at KU.

University Identity

Name
Acronym KU
Founded 1991
Motto Quality Education for Leadership
Colours Blue and yellow

University Location

Address PO Box 6250 Dhulikhel 45200 Bagmati Pradesh Nepal
Tel +977 (11) 415 100
Fax +977 (11) 415 011

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
International
students
7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office PO Box 6250 Dhulikhel 6250 (11) 661399

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Not available; please submit a list of official affiliations and memberships to relevant associations and organizations.

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