Kathmandu University Rankings

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In the World#4449 of 14178
In Asia#1389 of 5833
In Nepal#1 of 9
In Dhulikhel#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
65%
Enrollment
2,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
ku.edu.np
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,201
Citations
19,189

Kathmandu University majors

by publication count

Medicine
926
Environmental science
185
Engineering
106
Geography
95
Biology
95
Chemistry
89
Computer science
87
Sociology
74
Psychology
72
Business
59
Materials science
55
Geology
52
Political science
43
Mathematics
29
Economics
25
Physics
13
Philosophy
3
History
2
Art
2

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Sociology13451,010
Environmental science13762,178
Medicine16126,735
Geology1613637
Geography1662643
Engineering20461,056
Business2551315
Physics2661367
Political science278357
History29153
Biology31331,339
Materials science3332492
Economics340973
Psychology3806238
Chemistry3830541
Computer science4177197
Mathematics422995

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199718
199815
1999213
2000312
2001217
2002420
2003517
20041124
20052243
20062271
20073084
200821109
200943159
2010105235
201149332
2012153511
2013152770
2014119999
20151601243
20161941345
20172081447
20182631499
20192192615
20202354587

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate65%
Admissions RequirementsNational Examination Board Examination Certificate or equivalent secondary school leaving certificate
Academic CalendarAugust to June
Enrollment2,500
Full time employee350
Student:staff ratio7:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$3,750$3,750
International students$8,750$8,750

Kathmandu University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
Bachelor's DegreeApplied Physics, Architecture, Biology, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Business Computing, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Dentistry, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, Hotel Management, Law, Mathematics and Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Medicine, Music, Nursing, Pharmacy, Power Engineering, Surveying and Mapping, Telecommunications Engineering, Tourism
Postgraduate DiplomaEducational Administration, Primary Education
Master's DegreeBiotechnology, Business Administration, Computer Engineering, Development Studies, Educational Administration, Energy Engineering, Environmental Studies, Information Technology, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Music, Pharmacy, Physics, Power Engineering, Surveying and Mapping, Telecommunications Engineering
Master of PhilosophyChemistry, Development Studies, Education, Management, Mathematics, Physics
Doctor's DegreeBiotechnology, Education, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Management, Mathematics, Pharmacy, Physics

General info

Alternative namesKU
Kathmandu University
Founded1991
WikipediaKathmandu University
AccreditationUniversity Grants Commission (UGC)
MottoQuality Education for Leadership
Colorsblue, yellow

Location and Contacts

AddressDhulikhel, PO Box 6250
Nepal
City population32,000
Phone+977 (11) 661511
Fax+977 (11) 661443

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