IT has finally got the spotlight that it deserves and in Nepal, it’s still on progress. In past, not many students would study IT because there were not enough best IT colleges in Nepal. Moreover, IT subject wasn’t even there for student to study and secondly it wasn’t one of those mainstream subjects that Nepalese take which was engineering, medical and commerce.
But now, things have changed, it’s a generation of computer technology and more and more people are finally realizing how IT is important for development and urbanizing the nation. Still today, comparatively there are fewer students in IT.
But now, there are many institute or colleges that has so so much better facilities, services and improvement in IT that will make the student study more practical and easier and of course understandable.
Even though there aren’t many IT colleges but there are surely a handful of IT colleges that might get you spinning on which one is the best. So if you’re living in Nepal and wants to get admission in best of the best IT colleges, here is the list of top 10 best IT colleges in Nepal.
Deerwalk Institute of Technology (DWIT)
Deerwalk Institute of Technology (DWIT) is a collaboration between Nepalese entrepreneurs and the USA based software company in Nepal, Deerwalk Inc. which is supported by both Nepalese and American professionals who seek to improve the quality of Nepal’s education, and, by doing so, contribute to the nation’s economic development.
With the help of our industrial partner, Deerwalk Inc. to be able to make it possible to train technical professionals who have the capability to bring Nepal into the global marketplace. To be able to be the premier institute of technology in Nepal and the South Asia region by taking a uniquely practical approach to modern technical education.
Deerwalk Institute of Technology shortly known as DWIT is one of the best IT college in Kathmandu, Nepal which is affiliated with Tribhuvan University. It was established in 2010 by the Nepalese entrepreneurs in collaboration with Deerwalk Inc.
It has been offering different computer science courses to the students and chance to intern in the Deerwalk Inc. which is USA based software company. The program it offers is Bachelor of science in computer science and information technology.
Contact Number: 4-485424
Location: Sifal, Kathmandu, Nepal
Nepal College of Information Technology
Nepal College of Information Technology – NCIT, established in 2001, runs Pokhara University-affiliated Bachelor’s and Master’s programs – BE, BBA, ME, MSc & MCIS. NCIT, a pioneer private institution providing engineering education in Nepal, is renowned for excellence in teaching & research while maintaining close and mutually beneficial links with various sectors.
The College provides excellent higher education opportunities and nurtures individual talent using an applicable knowledge base that fully supports ongoing social changes and economic advances.
It is commonly known as NCIT is one of the best IT colleges in Nepal situated in Balkumari, Lalitpur. It was founded in 2001 in affiliation with Pokhara University. Since other institutions affiliated with foreign universities are very expensive while NCIT is providing quality education in affordable price.
It is an authorized training partner of CICSO, Red Hat, Microsoft so that students can have related training programs and internship after completion of their study. It has been offering the programs like Bachelor of Engineering in Software engineering, Bachelor of engineering in information technology which is of 4 years duration.
Phone Number: 977-1-5006354 / 5006356
St. Xavier’s College, Kathmandu, is an educational institution of higher learning established in 1988 and managed by the Nepal Jesuit Society. Jesuits began their educational work in Nepal in 1951 with the opening of St. Xavier’s School, Godavari, followed by St. Xavier’s School, Jawalakhel and St. Xavier’s School, Deonia.
By integrating the academic work and intellectual growth with physical, spiritual and emotional development through the multifarious activities clubbed together under the title co-curricular activities, the college seeks to foster competence, creativity and innovative spirit both throughout and beyond the college.
Address: Maitighar, Kathmandu
Phone Number: +977-01-4221365, 4244636
Established in 1995, KIST is now a top +2 college in Nepal that offers high standard HSEB + 2 Science & Management courses, a range of top-quality Bachelor’s degrees – BBA, BIM, BIT, BBS & BSc Microbiology – followed by excellent Master’s degrees – MBS & MSc Microbiology.
It is well-known to most educators and students along with their families that our educational delivery, at the different levels we cover, is as good as the best anywhere! This is due to our dedicated, expert faculty and their unique learning-teaching.
Also, we believe in student intake interlinked to academic excellence. Our ideal education yields top results in key examinations.
KIST incontestably has a fine academic atmosphere with a pragmatic, student-centred, caring approach. First-rate amenities on campus plus well-managed transport facilities attract the best students.
Islington College is an autonomous private education institution dedicated to excellent academic performance and student experience. Established in 1997, the college has had nearly a couple of decade’s long experience in providing quality and industry-ready IT and Business Education to Nepalese students, making it a leading Academic Institution in Nepal.
The College is now directly affiliated with the UK universities. The college also has a direct articulation agreement with the University of Northampton such that students who study various programmes in the college may proceed to Northampton for the final year of the BSC. (Hons) Computing programme.
Given its new partnerships with UK universities, as well as the appointment of senior executives who have been educated at top UK universities, the college changed its name to Islington College in mid-2011.
Islington college was established in 1997 and it is affiliated with the London Metropolitan University. It is considered as one of the oldest and best IT colleges in Nepal that provides a foreign degree (British degree). It is the first UK University affiliated college in Nepal. So, it has a strong successful background in IT sector of Nepal. Under IT category, it has been offering the following programs:
- Bachelor degree in computing
- Bachelor degree in computer networking and IT security
- Bachelor degree multimedia technologies
- Master degree in information technology
The degree from this college is highly recognized by the big IT companies in Nepal.
Address: Kamalpokhari, Kathmandu
Phone Number: 977-1-4412929/4420054
NAMI stands for Naya Ayam Multi-Disciplinary Institute. It is being developed as Nepal’s premium Educational Institution in partnership with University of Northampton, UK which is the most reputed University of UK.
Its vision is to provide a world-class education to Nepal and this is being proved since it has gained high success within just 2 years of its establishment. So for the IT students, NAMI can be the best institution to gain a good degree that has value in the market. NAMI offers the following programs:
- BSc(Hons) Computing
- BSc(Hons) Software Engineering
- BSc(Hons) Network Engineering
British College was established in 2012 with the objective to provide world-class education in Nepal for students who want to gain an internationally recognized degree. It is in partnership with the University of West of England and Leeds Beckett University.
It is Nepal’s one of the pioneering international college that offers international staffs from the UK to enhance the quality of the students. Its degrees are internationally recognized and are relevant to the current job market. Under the IT category, it offers the following programs:
- BSc (Hons) Computing
- MSc Information management