isms | 24 October, 2011 10:34
School of Engineering
International Master Program in Planning and Operation of Energy Systems (MPPOES)
Kathmandu University, School of Engineering, in cooperation with Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NTNU, invites application for admission in the Master Program in Planning and Operation of Energy Systems (MPPOES). There are altogether 10 seats (5+5) allocated for national and the international students from selected countries. The enrolled students will be nominated for Scholarship.The MPPOES is fully financed under NORAD’s Master Program within the Energy and Petroleum (EnPe) sector for Master and PhD Studies and is administered by Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway.
The program is a sandwich program comprising of 3 semesters of study at KU, Nepal and one semester study at NTNU, Norway. However, the degree shall be awarded by KU. The detailed description about the program and application form can be downloaded from
The application deadline is 10th December 2011. Application clearly marked as EnPe Fellowship shall be sent directly to Kathmandu University, School of Engineering, P.O.Box.6250, Kathmandu,Nepal.
Please note that the priority will be given to the qualified female candidates.
For further information:
Contact: Dr. Hari Prasad Neopane, Project Coordinator, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Kathmandu University, Nepal
International candidates can also contact Dr. Rita Kumar, Program Coordinator, Office of International Relation, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NTNU, Norway
isms | 21 October, 2011 14:17
The kick-off meeting of Strengthening Training and Research through Networking and Globalization of Teaching in Engineering Studies an Erasmus Mundus Action 2 Project (STRONG TIES – Erasmus Mundus Action 2) took place in Malaysia on Oct 13-14, 2011. Prof. Dr. Bhola Thapa, Dean of the School of Engineering and Mr. Bal Krishna Bal, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering attended the meeting on behalf of Kathmandu University. The Project is led by the City University London, UK and has 7 Universities from Europe and the UK and 11 Universities from Asia as partners. Student mobility at different levels (Undergraduate, Post-Graduate, Doctorate and Post-Doctorate) and Staff mobility (both technical and non-technical) from Asian Universities to partner Universities from the European Union and the UK is envisaged as part of the project. For more details, please refer to the following link:
More details on the Call for Applications and other Procedures to be followed would be posted on the University’s website.
isms | 18 October, 2011 14:08