Padmashree College
The British College

Central Department of Computer Science and Information Technology, TU

Kirtipur, Kathmandu

Estd. 1959




Central Department of Computer Science and Information Technology: Empowering Tech Education in Nepal

Welcome to the Central Department of Computer Science and Information Technology (CSIT) under the esteemed Institute of Science and Technology, Tribhuvan University. As a leading educational institution in Nepal, we offer a range of programs including MSc CSIT, BSc CSIT, and BIT. Our department is dedicated to providing exceptional education and resources to nurture the next generation of tech professionals.

MSc CSIT: The Pioneering Master's Degree in CSIT in Nepal

The MSc CSIT program offered by our department is the only master's degree in Computer Science and Information Technology available in Nepal. It stands as a testament to our commitment to advanced education in the field. This program empowers students with comprehensive knowledge and skills in various domains of computer science, equipping them for success in the competitive tech industry.

BSc CSIT and BIT: 

In addition to the MSc CSIT program, we also offer Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Information Technology (BSc CSIT) and Bachelor of Information Technology (BIT) programs. These undergraduate programs provide a strong foundation in computer science principles, software development, and information technology. They are designed to equip students with the necessary skills to excel in the dynamic IT landscape.

Cutting-Edge Infrastructure and Facilities

At the Central Department of CSIT, we prioritize providing a conducive learning environment for our students. To facilitate this, we have spacious classrooms and state-of-the-art laboratories equipped with uninterruptable power supply and high-speed internet access. These resources ensure that students and faculty have seamless connectivity for research, projects, and collaborative learning.

Harnessing Technology: 

We believe in leveraging technology to enhance the learning experience. All our classrooms and labs are equipped with high-speed data networks and large projectors for audio and video systems. This allows for interactive teaching, multimedia presentations, and engaging discussions. By incorporating these technological advancements, we create a stimulating environment that fosters creativity and knowledge sharing.

Library Resources:

To support academic endeavors, we offer a dedicated department library in addition to access to the renowned Tribhuvan University Central Library. Our department library houses an extensive collection of books, journals, and other learning materials relevant to computer science and information technology. Students and faculty can immerse themselves in research and gain insights from authoritative sources.

Future Plans: 

The Central Department of CSIT is always striving to enhance its offerings and stay at the forefront of technological advancements. In line with this vision, we have plans to establish a digital library, where students can access electronic resources such as e-books, journals, and digital media. Furthermore, we are in the process of setting up a video conferencing lab and multimedia lab to facilitate remote collaboration, virtual learning, and innovative multimedia projects.

Programs Offered

Tribhuvan University, one of Nepal's premier educational institutions, offers a range of programs to foster technological innovation and excellence. As part of our commitment to providing quality education, we offer the following programs in the field of computer science and information technology:

1. MSc Computer Science and Information Technology (MSc CSIT)

Our MSc CSIT program stands as a flagship offering, providing advanced education in computer science and information technology. With a limited intake of 30 seats, this highly sought-after program ensures a focused learning environment. Students enrolled in the MSc CSIT program gain in-depth knowledge and expertise in various areas of computer science, preparing them for leadership roles in the industry. Our experienced faculty and cutting-edge curriculum equip graduates with the skills required to tackle real-world challenges.

2. Master of Information Technology (MIT)

The Master of Information Technology (MIT) program offered by Tribhuvan University is another exceptional opportunity for students seeking to specialize in information technology. With 30 seats available, this program combines theoretical knowledge with practical skills to produce well-rounded IT professionals. Students in the MIT program explore advanced topics such as software development, database management, network security, and emerging technologies. Through hands-on projects and industry collaborations, students gain the necessary expertise to excel in the dynamic IT landscape.

Overall, Tribhuvan University's offerings in computer science and information technology provide a solid foundation for students aspiring to make a mark in the tech industry. The MSc CSIT and MIT programs foster academic excellence, preparing students for leadership roles and enabling them to contribute to the ever-evolving world of technology. With limited seats available, these programs offer a focused and immersive learning experience. Join us at Tribhuvan University and embark on a journey of innovation, knowledge, and professional growth.


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