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Admissions Open for Masters Program at Kathmandu University School of Arts

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Admissions Open for Masters Program at Kathmandu University School of Arts

Admissions Open for Masters Program at KU School of Arts (KUSOA):

Kathmandu University, School of Arts, Department of Development Studies announces the opening of admissions for two-year Masters programs In Human and Natural Resources Studies and Development Studies for the Spring Session of 2020 (starting February 2020).

The programs emphasize on assisting students to:

  • acquire knowledge and skills concerning conflict, natural resources, and community linkage, social development, information gathering and analyses, indigenous community-based knowledge systems and institutions;
  • develop capability and confidence to contribute nationally and internationally towards managing the human dimensions of natural resources fruitfully;
  • be able to effectively conduct basic and applied research, and work in a team.


Completion of a 3-year Bachelor's degree, or a Master's degree, with a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 2.5 out of 4.0 or an equivalent of 50 percent marks In the latest degree acquired will be the basic criteria. Also, securing an acceptable label or ranking in the entrance exam will be essential. The entrance exam will test the candidate's language proficiency and analytical abilities.

Duration: Two years Form distribution: December 15, 2019, to February 13, 2020,

Last date for form submission: February 13, 2020

Entrance Exam: February 14, 2020

Interview: February 17, 2020 Result February 19, 2020

Admissions for selected students: February 20-27, 2020

The new semester will begin on February 28, 2020.

Total fees: Rs. 3,52,000/-

*UGC scholarship (formula funding scholarship scheme) available for 20% of the total number of admitted students.

For application forms and further information, contact:

Department of Development Studies, School of Arts, Kathmandu University

Hattiban, Lalitpur

P.O. Box 6250, Kathmandu, Nepal

Tel: 5251306, 5251294

Email: [email protected]

Kathmandu University School of Arts (KUSOA)

Hattiban, Lalitpur

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