List of 9 best universities in Nepal

We ranked 9 best universities in Nepal based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 111K citations received by 10.3K publications made by 9 universities in Nepal, measured the popularity of 46 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Nepal
#577 in Asia
#1964 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1958
#2 in Nepal
#1343 in Asia
#3978 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1991
#3 in Nepal
#2050 in Asia
#5598 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1996
#4 in Nepal
#2704 in Asia
#7040 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1993
#6 in Nepal
#3592 in Asia
#9139 in the World
Acceptance Rate
58%
Founded
2010
#7 in Nepal
#4279 in Asia
#10601 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
2010
#8 in Nepal
#4665 in Asia
#11414 in the World
Founded
2006
#9 in Nepal
#4667 in Asia
#11421 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1986

The best cities to study in Nepal based on the number of universities and their ranks are Kathmandu, Dhulikhel, Pokhara, and Biratnagar.

Average cost of living for students in Nepal is $261 + $17-124 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).