Established 1997
Chancellor Prime Minister of Nepal
Vice-chancellor Prof. Keshar Jung Baral,
Registrar Dr. Om Prakash Sharma
Location P.O.Box: 427, Pokhara, Kaski, Nepal.
Contact Tel: ++977-61-560489, 560639
Fax: ++977-61-560392

About Pokhara University
Pokhara University was established in 1997 as the fifth University in the Country under the government’s policy of adopting a multi-University system in the country with aims to expand the access to higher education. The Prime Minister is the Chancellor of the University and the Pro-Chancellor is the Minister of Education. The Vice Chancellor is the Principal Administrator of the University. The central office of the university is located in Lekhnath Municipality, Kaski district, Western Development Region of Nepal.

Purpose and Objectives

  • Provide the quality education
  • Expand the opportunity of higher education in the country
  • Supply skilled human resources necessary for national development
  • Enhance academic freedom in the University
  • Increase private participation in higher education

Pokhara University has been offering different academic programs under the:

  • Faculty of Science and Technology
  • Faculty of Management Studies
  • Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Affiliated College of Pokhara University:

  • Ace Institute of Management (AIM) New Baneshwor, Kathmandu
  • Apex College [1], Baneshwor, Kathmandu
  • Brihaspati College, Siddharthanagar-5, Rupandehi
  • College of Computer Technology, Devinagar, Butwal-13, Rupandehi
  • Cosmos College of Management and Technology, Tutepani, Lalitpur
  • Everest Engineering College, Gangabu Kathmandu.
  • Gandaki College of Engineering and Science GCES, Lamachour, Pokhara
  • Institute of Advance Communication, Education & Research, Baneshwor, Kathmandu
  • Lumbini Engineering College, Butwal, Rupandehi
  • National Academy of Science & Technology, Dhangadi
  • National Open College(NOC) Sanepa, Lalitpur
  • Nepal College of Computer Studies, Gaindakot-2, Nawalparasi
  • Nobel College, Sinamangal, Kathmandu
  • Nepal College of Information Technology NCIT, Gwarko, Lalitpur
  • Nepal Engineering College(NEC) Changunarayan, Bhaktapur
  • Nepal Tourism & Hotel Management College, Chinnedanda, Pokhara
  • Pokhara College of Management Studies, New Road, Pokhara
  • Pokhara Engineering College(PEC) Phirke-8, Pokhara
  • Pokhara College of Technology, Simalchour Pokhara.
  • School of Environmental Mgt.Sustainable Dev (SchEMS) 62/38 Siddhicharan Marg,Shantinagar, New Baneshwor.
  • Tilottama Campus Yogikuti, Butwal, Rupandehi
  • Universal Science College (USC) Maitidevi, Kathmandu.
  • V.S.Niketan College Min Bhawan, Kathmandu