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5 Most Popular IT Colleges in Kathmandu Nepal

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In the dynamic digital age, Information Technology (IT) courses are the gateway to a world of endless opportunities. As information technology has become widespread, the number of IT students has also increased.

Computer and Information Technology degrees are now globally relevant and respected. It takes 3 to 4 years of study, in which students acquire knowledge and skills in various subjects such as web design, programming, computer networks, and cyber security.

BSc CSIT, BIT, BIMBCA, Computer Engineering, AI, Cyber Security, Software Engineering, Data Science, Cloud Engineering, and other courses are being taught in Nepal. Fees are cheaper in government colleges, but in private institutions, the fees are determined according to the service facilities.

 At present, there are many colleges in Nepal that provide IT courses. Not only Nepali but also foreign accredited colleges have been teaching IT courses in Nepal. Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu University, Pokhara University, Purvanchal University, Lumbini Technical University, and University of Sunderland, UK were some universities whose courses were taught in various colleges.

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Why study BIT or the Benefits of studying IT in Nepal?

  • Knowledge in the field of Information Technology
  • Huge Job Placements
  • High Incomes

Read Also: Top BCA Colleges in Nepal

Eligibility for Admission into BIT Colleges

  • Minimum C grade in all Subjects in 10+2
  • Should pass the entrance exam conducted by the TU (Only for B.Sc. CSIT)
  • Personal Interview

BIT Syllabus And Subjects

BIT Syllabus includes the following subjects in different semesters.

  • First Semester
    • Mathematics I

    • Fundamentals of Information Technology

    • Technical Communication

    • Basic Electrical System & Circuit

    • Principal Of Management

    • Computer Programming I

    • Project I

  • Second Semester
    • Mathematics II

    • Object-oriented Programming C++

    • Electronic Devices and Circuit

    • Digital Logic

    • Financial and Cost Accounting

    • Project II

  • Third Semester

    • System Analysis and Design

    • User Interface  Design

    • Data Structure and Algorithm

    • Microprocessor and Assembly Language

    • Project III

  • Fourth Semester

    • Computer Organization

    • Database Management Systems

    • Principle of Electronic Communication

    • Visual Programming

    • System Analysis & Design

    • Marketing Management

  • Fifth Semester

    • Probability and Statics

    • Data Communication

    • Society and Ethics in IT

    • Operating System

    • Computer Graphics

    • Project V

  • Sixth Semester

    • Computer Networks and Telecommunication

    • Embedded System Programming

    • Data Mining and Warehousing

    • Knowledge Organization & Info Access

    • Project VI

  • Seventh Semester

    • Network Programming

    • Web Technology & Programming

    • Multimedia System

    • Distributed Processing

    • AI and Neural Network

    • Elective I

    • Project VII

  • Eighth Semester

    • Multimedia Communication

    • Project Management

    • E-Commerce

    • Wireless Communication

    • Elective II

    • Project VIII

      Note: Subjects can be different according to the university

List of Top IT Colleges in Kathmandu 

Kathmandu is a prime destination for IT students in Nepal. Here is a list of the top Information Technology colleges in the city.

SN.  Colleges Name  Affiliation   Address 

ISMT College

University of Sunderland, UK Tinkune, Kathmandu

Bhaktapur Multiple Campus

 Tribhuvan University 

 Doodhpati, Bhaktapur


Samajik College

 Tribhuvan University 

 Lokanthali, Bhaktapur


Amrit Science Campus

  Tribhuvan University

 Lainchaur, Kathmandu


Nepal Mega College

 Tribhuvan University

 Babar Mahal, Kathmandu


Kathmandu Bernhardt College

 Tribhuvan University

 Bafal, Kathmandu


Herald College

 Tribhuvan University

 Bishalnagar, Kathmandu


College of Applied Business(CAB)

 Tribhuvan University

 Chabahil, Kathmandu


St. Lawrence College

 Tribhuvan University

 Chabahil, Kathmandu


Texas International College

 Tribhuvan University

  Chabahil, Kathmandu


Softwarica College of IT and E-Commerce

 Coventry University

 Dillibazar, Kathmandu


Trinity International College

 Tribhuvan University

 Dillibazar, Kathmandu


Orchid International College

 Tribhuvan University

 Gaushala, Kathmandu


Asian School of Management and Technology

 Tribhuvan University

 Gongabu, Kathmandu


Nepalaya College

 Tribhuvan University

 Kalanki, Kathmandu


Islington College

 London Metropolitan University

 Kamalpokhari, Kathmandu


KIST College

 Purbhanchal University

 Kamalpokhari, Kathmandu


Lord Buddha Education Foundation

  Asia Pacific University

 Maitidevi, Kathmandu


Sunway International Business School

 Infrastructure University

 Maitidevi, Kathmandu


Universal College


 Maitidevi, Kathmandu


St. Xavier College

 Tribhuvan University

 Maitighar, Kathmandu


Aryan School Of Engineering and Management

 Purbhanchal University

 Mid Baneshwor, Kathmandu


Prime College

 Tribhuvan University

 Nayabazar, Kathmandu


Madan Bhandari Memorial College

 Tribhuvan University

  New Baneshwor, Kathmandu


New Summit College

 Tribhuvan University

  New Baneshwor, Kathmandu


Ambition College


  Old Baneshwor, Kathmandu


Apex College

 Pokhara University

  Old Baneshwor, Kathmandu


National College of Computer Studies

 Tribhuvan University

  Paknajol, Kathmandu

29.  Little Angel’s College  Kathmandu University

 Hattiban, Lalitpur


Asian College of Higher Studies

 Tribhuvan University

  Putalisadak, Kathmandu


IIMS College

 UCSI University

  Putalisadak, Kathmandu


Kantipur City College

 Purbhanchal University

  Putalisadak, Kathmandu


Deer Walk Institute of Technology

 Tribhuvan University

  Sifal, Kathmandu


College of Information Technology and Engineering

 Purbhanchal University

  Tinkune, Kathmandu

34.  Swastik College  Tribhuvan University

  Gatthaghar, Bhaktapur


Padmashree International College

 Nilai University 

  Tinkune, Kathmandu


Kathford International College of Engineering and Management


  Balkimari, Lalitpur


Himalayan White House International College

 Purbhanchal University

  Khumaltar, Lalitpur


Academia International College


  Gwarko, Lalitpur


Nagarjuna College of Information Technology


  Hariharbhawan, Lalitpur

40.  KU College  Kathmandu University

 Kavre, Lalitpur


Aberdeen International College


  Jawalakhel, Lalitpur

42.  Nepal College of Information and Technology  Pokhara University

 Balkumari, Lalitpur


Patan College of Professional Studies

 University of Bedfordshire

  Kupondole, Lalitpur


Patan Multiple Campus


  Patan, Lalitpur


Virinchi College

 Asia e University

  Pulchowk, Lalitpur


Sagarmatha College of Science and Technology


  Sanapa, Lalitpur

List of IT Colleges in Butwal

SN.   Colleges Name  Affiliate University 


1.  Sky International College  TU

  Butwal, Rupandehi

2.  Butwal Multiple Campus  TU

  Golpark, Butwal

3.  Crimson College of Technology  Pokhara University

  Butwal, Rupandehi

4.  Nepathya College  TU 

  Butwal, Rupandehi

5.  College of Computer Technology  Pokhara University

  Butwal, Rupandehi

6.  Tinau Technical College  TU

  Butwal, Rupandehi

5 Most Popular IT Colleges in Nepal

ISMT College

ISMT is a popular college in Nepal, known for offering internationally recognized academic programs in collaboration with the University of Sunderland and Pearson BTEC. IT Degrees offered by ISMT Colleges are BSc. IT and BSc. Cyber Security and Digital Forensics.

Islington College

Established in 1996 and located in Kamal Pokhari, Kathmandu, Islington College is a favorite among IT enthusiasts. It's affiliated with London Metropolitan University and offers various It degrees like BSc (Hons) Computer Networking & IT Security, BSc (Hons) Computing, BSc (Hons) Multimedia Technologies, MSc IT & Applied Security.

Asian School of Management and Technology

Located in Gongabu, Kathmandu, Asian College is renowned for its BSc. CSIT program and affiliation with Tribhuvan University. It also provides IT courses like BIM and BCA.

National College of Computer Studies:

Founded in 1999 and situated in Paknajol, Kathmandu, NCCS offers a variety of IT courses, including BCA, BSc. CSIT, and BIM, alongside other programs like BHM and BBM.

Kathford International College of Engineering and Management:

Established in 2003, Kathford College is affiliated with TU. IT courses offered by the colleges are BSc. CSIT, BCA, BE Computer course.

Prime College

 Prime College is the pioneering IT Education in Nepal. It is affiliated with TU. IT courses offered by colleges are BSc. CSIT, BCA, BIM.


The 21st century is the century of Information Technology (IT), and the demand for IT graduates is also high in Nepal. Information Technology course is one of the popular courses for 12th graduate students.