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Five days Training Program on Data analysis and statistical interpretation using computer software

isms | 07 June, 2013 08:58

 Kathmandu University

School of Science

Department of Natural Sciences (Mathematics)


Five days Training Program on

Data analysis and statistical interpretation using computer software.

From:  July 1, 2013 to July 5, 2013.


Venue:  Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel.


                                Session I: Theory 10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.

                                Session II: Practical 2:00 P.M. –3:30 P.M.


We are building foundations of data analysis and statistical interpretation using computer software. Each class provides an in-depth look at a particular topic or set of topics related to data analysis, data modeling, statistics and probability. Students will learn through practical applications, and are welcome and encouraged to use challenges from their own research problem as learning tools during class discussions. Valuable tips and insights needed for the analysis of research data with the help of computer software will be given. A detailed manual illustrating all the steps will also be provided.


Course Outline: This course gives an overview of various statistical tools used in descriptive and inferential statistics with the help of computer software. The students will be geared to deal with research problems ranging from effective collection and presentation of data to efficient and accurate analysis and interpretation. Design of experiments, correlation, regression and hypothesis testing are important constituent of research methodology. These along with several other topics will be dealt in detail. The students will also have an orientation on data analysis with the help of computer software such as SPSS and spread sheets such EXCEL, especially designed for statistical analysis. A detailed manual illustrating all the steps of statistical analysis and its correct interpretation will also be provided.


Program Fee:

Students: Rs. 7000/- per applicant

Ph.D. Students/Teaching Assistants/Research Assistants/Lecturers: Rs. 9000/- per applicant


Register as soon as Possible!! Only limited seats Available!! Confirm your seats through the e-mail <drjdevkota@ku.edu.np> or <devkotajb@yahoo.com>. Last Date for the submission of fee is 20 June 2013.  Delay in the submission of the fee will lead to cancellation of the seat.


The filled up registration form with the Program Fee should be submitted by   20 June 2013 to,


Dr. Jyoti Upadhyaya ,                      

Department of Natural Sciences,         

Mathematics Group,                                                    

Kathmandu University                                                 


Mobile : 9841- 539845

University Grants Commission (UGC) awarded Accreditation Certification to School of Science (SOS) and School of Engineering (SOE)

isms | 07 June, 2013 07:57

June 6, 2013

University Grants Commission (UGC) awarded Accreditation Certification to School of Science (SOS) and School of Engineering (SOE) of Kathmandu University in a program organized by UGC at Sanothimi, Bhaktapur.

UGC has been taking initiation for Quality Assurance and Accreditation (QAA) system that insures institution's quality of higher education that fulfill the set of criteria not only at institutional level but also in their academic programs to offer better results to the society.

Very recently, a Peer Review Team has visited at the University and reviewed the programs running under the SOS and SOE, asking numerous questions to the concern stakeholders in their 5 days long intensive visit.

On behalf of the University, Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Ram Kantha Makaju Shrestha, Registrar Prof. Dr. Bhadra Man Tuladhar, Deans Prof. Dr. Panna Thapa, and Prof. Dr. Bhola Thapa, members of Self Assessment Team, faculties and staffs were also present on the occasion.

Prof. Dr. Ganesh Man Gurung, Chairman of UGC, presented certificate to the Deans of School of Science and School of Engineering, Kathmandu University.


Interaction with Mr. Kul Chandra Gautam

isms | 06 June, 2013 04:13

Interaction with

Mr. Kul Chandra Gautam

Former Asst. Secretary General, UN, and Deputy Executive Director, UNICEF


Some Elements of Personal and National Success





ul Chandra Gautam is a distinguished international civil servant, public policy expert and peace advocate. He served as Assistant Secretary General of the UN and Deputy Executive Director of UNICEF. Mr. Gautam’s career at UNICEF spanned the Child Survival Revolution; he was the key UNICEF staff member responsible for preparing the draft Declaration and Plan of Action for the World Summit for Children in 1990. He was also Special Advisor to the Prime Minister of Nepal on International Affairs and the Peace Process. He is a seasoned diplomat and civic leader and serves on the Boards of a number of international and national foundations and charitable organizations as chairman, member or advisor.


Date: June 07, 2013 (Friday) | Time: 01:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Venue: CV Raman Auditorium, Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel

Admission:  All interested.

Program Schedule:

01:00 PM – 01:25 PM (Opening and Students’ Presentation)

01:25 PM – 01:50 PM (Prayas D Rajopadhyay, Young Entrepreneur - “Starting Your Own Business”)

01:45 PM – 02:30 PM (Address by Mr. Kul Chandra Gautam)

02:30 PM – 02:45 PM (Interaction / Q&A)

02:45 PM – 03:00 PM (Vote of Thanks)

Admissions Open for Masters Program 2013

isms | 05 June, 2013 06:54

Call for Admission - ME in Electrical Power Engineering Program - Kathmandu University

isms | 05 June, 2013 05:11


School of Engineering

ME in Electrical Power Engineering Program

Call for Admission


Admission Cohort: August 2013 – July 2015, 2 year full-time.


Eligibility for Application

  •                   Candidate with four-year Bachelor Degree in related field with 50% marks on aggregate, or CGPA of 2.5/4
  •                   Candidate running in the final semester/phase of undergraduate study with the above criteria fulfilled in aggregate till the last   academic records.

Admission Process

Application form and detailed procedure can be downloaded from

Only short-listed applicants will be called for interview.


Student Intake [10]

Scholarship: Full Fee and Hostel Fee Waived         : [4]

  •        Nepalese students            :           [2]
  •        International students  :                [2]

Industrial Sponsorship (Paying)                           : [2]
General Seats (Paying)                                      : [4]

One seat is reserved for female candidate and vacant seats under any category, if any, will be filled by candidates under General Seat category.


Application Deadline: July 12, 2013.


For details, contact:

Program Coordinator

Master of Engineering in Electrical Power Engineering

Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Kathmandu University

P.O.Box 6250, Kathmandu, Nepal

Phone : +977- 11- 661399, 661511, Ext: 0808

Email: meepe@ku.edu.np

AidData Summer Fellowship

isms | 04 June, 2013 06:30

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