Universities

Many students in Nepal dream about becoming an engineer. Engineering studies attracts quite a good number of Nepalese students every year.

In Nepal, there are quite a good number of colleges that offer engineering courses in various parts of the country.  Till date, most of the engineering students admitted in those colleges are from Nepal. Candidates, to be eligible for admission to the engineering colleges in Nepal, should at least pass the Intermediate in Science or diploma in engineering or its equivalent.

Architecture, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Civil and Rural Engineering are some of the popular engineering courses in Nepal. While the Bachelor in Architecture course is of 5 years duration, other bachelor degree courses are of 4 years duration. Some engineering colleges in Nepal also offer Masters and Ph.D courses. 

Engineering courses are run under one of the following universities in Nepal:

Institute of Engineering(IOE), Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu Notice
 Constituent Campuses
Pulchowk Campus, Pulchowk, Lalitpur
Western Region Campus, Lamachaur, Kaski
Thapathali Campus, Thapathali, Kathmandu
Eastern Region Campus, Dharan, Sunsari

 Affiliated Colleges
Kantipur Engineering College, Dhapakhel, Lalitpur
Kathmandu Engineering College, Kalimati, Kathmandu
National College of Engineering, Talchhikhel, Lalitpur
Advanced College of Engineering and Management, Kupondole, Lalitpur
Himalaya College of Engineering, Chyasal, Lalitpur
Kathford International College of Engineering and Management, Balkumari, Lalitpur
Janakpur Engineering College, Tinkune, Kathmandu
Khwopa Engineering College, Libali, Bhaktapur
Sagarmatha Engineering College, Sanepa, Lalitpur
Lalitpur Engineering College, Chakupat, Lalitpur
Kathmandu University, School of Engineering, Dhulikhel Notice
Pokhara University, Pokhara Notice
Nepal Engineering College (NEC), Changunarayan, Bhaktapur
Nepal College of Information Technology (NCIT), lmadol, Lalitpur
Everest Engineering College, Sitapaila, Kathmandu
Cosmos Engineering College, Satdobato, Lalitpur
Lumbini Engineering College, Bhaluyahi, Rupandehi
Pokhara Engineering College, Phirke, Pokhara
Gandaki Engineering College, Lamachaur, Pokhara
Oxford College of Technology, Gaindakot, Nawalparasi
United Technical College, Chitwan
Purbanchal University, Biratnagar Notice
Purbanchal University Engineering College, Biratnagar
Khwopa Engineering College, Bhaktapur
Acme Engineering College, Sitapaila, Kathmandu
Kantipur City College(KCC), Putalisadak, Kathmandu
Himalayan WhiteHouse International College, Khumaltar, Lalitpur
College of Information Technology and Engineering(CITE), Tinkune, Kathmandu
Himalayan Institute of Science Technology (HIST), Gairigaun, Kathmandu
Aryan School of Engineering, Mid Baneshwor, Kathmandu
Eastern Engineering College, Biratnagar
College of Biomedical Engineering and Applied Sciences, Handigaun, Kathmandu
Hill Side College of Engineering, Koteshwor, Kathmandu
Kantipur International College, Luvu, Lalitpur
Central Engineering College(NTI), Ramanand Chowk, Janakpur Dham
Madhyapaschimanchal University, Birendranagar, Surkhet Notice
Sudurpaschimanchal University, Mahendranagar, Kanchanpur Notice

After receiving an university degree in engineering, you need to be registered to Nepal Engineering Council(NEC) to work as an Engineer inside Nepal. NEC provides the engineers with the unique identity number(license) according to their field of engineering. In order to be registered to NEC, university degree must be from a university recognized by the council.