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Kathmandu University-School of Medical Science

Kathmandu University School of Medical Sciences (KUSMS) is an institution established in collaboration between Kathmandu University and Dhulikhel Hospital. KUSMS launched its own constituent MBBS program in August 2001.The school has infrastructure and physical facilities at two locations: basic science building with all the required facilities is situated at a hilltop at Chaukot in the Panauti area and the university hospital is situated at Dhulikhel, within a distance of 3 km.Basic science department has various departments with the required number of laboratories, lecture halls including PBL class rooms, audio visual facilities (media tech.), library with 24 hour Internet facility.

Established in: 2001

Location & Contact

Phone: 01-490497, 490290
Location: DhulikhelKavrepalanchok
Website: www.ku.edu.np
Email: kusms@ku.edu.np

Type of College:Community

Affiliated to

Kathmandu University

Estd:1991 Students:15000

Available Courses

Course Duration Fee (Rs) Seats Scholarships
Bachelor of medicine and bachelor in surgery
5 Year(s) 4,947,000 60
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) is a five and a half year long undergraduate course of Kathmandu University which includes one year compulsory internship. The Degree awarded is Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, MBBS. The standards and criteria adopted in strict adherence to the requirements of Nepal Medical Council and Kathmandu University.

Ten Medical Colleges offers MBBS program in Nepal with affiliation from Kathmandu University.

The KU MBBS program has been divided into three parts: the first two years of study consists of basic medical sciences. These years also include an introduction to clinical sciences. Over the next two and half years, students learn the principles and skills of clinical medicine by rotating through various medical specialties. The final one year consists of internship. Go to education page
Merit based: 2
Quota: 0
Rural: 0
Bachelor of Nursing (Hospital Nursing, Community Nursing, Psychiatry Nursing)
3 Year(s) 385,000 40
The bachelor in nursing science program aim is to prepare competent graduate nurses who can work independently as a member of health team to provide preventive, promotive, curative and rehabilitative care, to teach in the different health institutions and conduct leadership role in various health care settings as well as in research activities.It prepares nurses for a wide variety of professional roles and graduate study. Course work includes nursing science, research, leadership, and related sciences that inform the practice of nursing. It also provides the student with general education in math, humanities and social sciences. An undergraduate degree affords opportunities for greater career advancement and higher salary options. It is often a prerequisite for teaching, administrative, consulting and research roles. A Bachelor of Science in Nursing is not currently required for entry into professional nursing. Go to education page
Merit based: 0
Quota: 0
Rural: 0
Bachelor of Physiotherapy
4 Year(s) 945,000 30
To produce graduates who have the ability to solve problems and make decisions, have good communication skills and who have an in depth knowledge of the science and practice of physiotherapy, enabling them to practice safely, effectively and efficiently in a variety of clinical and community settings.Their practice will be patient centered and will include the promotion of health and well-being and the prevention of injury. Go to education page
Merit based: 0
Quota: 0
Rural: 0
Bachelor in Dental surgery
5 Year(s) + 6 Months 1,980,000 60
The BDS programme consists of four & half years of full time study with one year of compulsory rotating internship will be competent to carry out preventive, promotive and curative functions expected of a dental surgeon. Go to education page
Merit based: 0
Quota: 0
Rural: 0
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
4 Year(s) 945,000 30
A bachelor in Nursing is the best education for somebody, who directly after his Plus 2 wants to pursue a career in Nursing with a rather scientific background. Go to education page
Merit based: 1
Quota: 0
Rural: 0
Diploma in Nursing
3 Year(s) 319,000 40
The Diploma in Nursing is designed to provide academic and clinical preparation in nursing. In addition to a comprehensive nursing theory and practice content, it utilizes a strong foundation in biological and behavioural sciences, research and management of a wide variety of illnesses, to prepare nurses to make significant contributions to the health of individual and family, and professional nursing practice. Go to education page
Merit based: 0
Quota: 0
Rural: 0