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RDC - Learning Event on Wastes to Energy (23-27 Jan 2017) Successfully concluded at KUSOM
A five days long training on the theme ‘Wastes to Energy’ successfully concluded here at the Kathmandu University School of Management (KUSOM) premises on 27 th January 2017....[More Detail..]
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KOICA Nepal Office
KOICA and Kathmandu University Sign Record of Discussions (RoD) for the Integrated Rural Development of Nepal
Korea International Cooperation Agency and Kathmandu University Nepal signed the Record of Discussion (RoD) of the project “Integrated Rural Development of Nepal through Strengthening Research and Development Capacity of Kathmandu University”. The RoD was signed by the Mr. Sung Ho Choi, Vice President of KOICA and Prof. Dr. Ram Kantha Makaju Shrestha, Vice Chancellor of Kathmandu University on January 22, 2017 at the Dhulikhel campus of Kathmandu University.
Korean Government through KOICA will spend US$ 10 million for this project for 8 years. Through this project KOICA aims to strengthen research and development capacity of Nepal by establishing KU as a strong R&D platform for researchers and scientists of Nepal. KOICA and KU will jointly work for improving quality of life and income status of people in rural communities in Nepal through technology promotion.
During the signing ceremony, KOICA Vice President Choi stated that the project should explore the role Research and Development in bringing positive socio-economic changes in life of the people. In the program, KU Vice Chancellor, Dr Shrestha expressed his full commitment for the successful implementation of the project from the KU and GoN side.
KOICA has donated Technical Training Center to KU in 2014 which runs various different short term and long term trainings for rural and disadvantaged youth of Nepal and promote their employability. The government of Republic of Korea has been supporting the Government of Nepal through KOICA in various areas of education, agriculture and health since 1991.
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The main areas of agreement are: increasing the scientific and cultural relationship, further the development of mutual collaboration, exchange of information, materials and scientific information, promoting teaching, research, mobility of teaching staff, researchers and students between both universities, curriculum development, preparation of joint research projects, and participation in seminars and academic meetings.
Prof. Maria de Fatima Marinho, the Vice-President of U. PORTO, Portugal, and Prof. Dr. Bhola Thapa, the Registrar of KU, signed the MoA for and on behalf of U. PORTO and KU, respectively. The agreement was witnessed by Prof. Ramos.
Dr. Rabindra Bista, Asst. Professor in the Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, coordinated the MoA event in the capacity of coordinator of MOBILE+ Project, an Erasmus plus Program.
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open for the Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility
Application open for the Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility – Merging Voices Consortium (MV)
The 2nd call for
application is now open.
End date: 28- February-2017
Please kindly contact Rabindra Bista, PhD, Asst. Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering if you have any queries.
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Date: 18 January 2017
VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENTKathmandu University (KU) is an autonomous, not-for-profit institution of higher learning dedicated to maintaining high standards of academic excellence. Pursuing the mission of providing quality education for leadership and leadership in quality education, KU is in the forefront of knowledge industry in the fields of science, engineering, management, education, arts, law, and medical sciences.
KU is now looking for committed, competent, and qualified Nepali professionals to take up full-time contract faculty positions in its School of Management (KUSOM), the premier business school in Nepal pioneering MBA and EMBA programs. As the leader graduate management school, KUSOM has an ambitious plan to grow and expand as a provider of quality graduate management programs as well as research and consulting services. The selected faculties will share and shoulder the challenging responsibility for implementing this growth plan while continuously growing in their career in a highly professional environment. Kathmandu University (KU) is an autonomous, not-for-profit institution dedicated to maintain high standards of academic excellence.
Work Station: Balkumari
Required Number: Few
MBA or Master’s Degree with first division or equivalent in related discipline.
Interested applicants in the above mentioned positions are requested to send their Curriculum Vitae (In CV two references person must be mentioned) 1 passport size photograph along with attested testimonials (transcript and mark sheet from SLC to last degree )and copy of citizenship to the following address by January 25, 2017.
Salary as per the rule of the university
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for selection process.
For more details, please contact:
School of Management
GPO: 6250, Kathmandu, Nepal
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An orientation and interaction program on “University-Wide Startup Weekend” and “Nepal Infrastructure Summit 2017” was held on January 12, 2017 at C.V. Raman Auditorium, Kathmandu University Central Campus, Dhulikhel. The event was attended by over 250 students and faculty members from School of Engineering, School of Science, School of Law, and School of Medical Sciences.
Mr. Suman Shakya, Cofounder of Nepal Entrepreneurs’ Hub (NEHUB) provided the information about the University-Wide Startup Weekend bieng organized by NEHUB in partnership with Kathmandu University School of Management (KUSOM) during 7 – 9 April 2017.
The Startup Weekend events span the course of a weekend (approximately 54 hours), and are generally composed of 60-120 participants. In addition to attendees, the event attracts speakers, coaches, panelists (generally well-respected members of the local startup community or notable names in the industry), and various sponsors and company representatives. A good share of teams end up working together beyond the startup weekend to build a fully operating startup, and others take with them the bootcamp experience and a network of like minds.
Bing organized for the first time in Nepal, University-Wide Startup Weekend aims to bring together ALL SEVEN SCHOOLS of Kathmandu University with the primary objective to identify innovative and sustainable business ideas within Kathmandu University.
During the preceding session, Ms. Malvika Subba, CEO of Idea Studio, presented about the Nepal Infrastructure Summit 2017 and Infrastructure Idea Hunt. Nepal Infrastructure Summit 2017 is being organized during 19-20 February 2017 by Confederation of Nepal Industries (CNI) in association with Government of Nepal and Youth Community for Nepalese Contractors, in which Idea Studio is the Infrastructure Idea Hunt Partner. The top three ideators will get the opportunity to present their ideas in the Infrastructure Summit. (The deadline for submission of ideas is 27 January 2017. For further information, you can visit: www.infrastructuresummit.com)
The Orientation program was organized by Kathmandu University Central Campus, Dhulikhel, and was coordinated by Mr. Bibhu Ratna Tuladhar along with Mr. Pratisthit Lal Shrestha from School of Engineering and Mr. Parash Mani Timilsina from School of Science.