Kathmandu is the best hub for the IT colleges in Nepal. Being capital city, Kathmandu offers a wide range of IT colleges. Here are the top five IT colleges in Kathmandu:

  1. Islington College

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Islington college was established in 1997 and it is affiliated with the London Metropolitan University. It is considered as one of the oldest and finest IT college 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.

  1. NAMI

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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 following programs:

  • BSc(Hons) Computing
  • BSc(Hons) Software Engineering
  • BSc(Hons) Network Engineering


  1. British College

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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 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 IT category, it offers following programs:

  • BSc (Hons) computing
  • MSc Information management


  1. Deerwalk Institute of Technology

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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.

  1. Nepal college of Information technology

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It is commonly known as NCIT is one of the top 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.