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Nepal is in Southern Asia, between China and India. Nepal It covers total area of 143,351 sq km and its boundary is 2,926 km long in total, bordered by China 1,236 km and India 1,690 km. It is a landlocked country. The weather and climate varies from hot summers to severe winters. Nepal has varieties of lands as it has weather and people. The land starts from 70m from sea level from Kanchan Kalan in Terai and passes though hilly region to the world's highest point Mount Everest at 8,850 m. Nepal is known for its natural beauty and it has its own cultures. It has more than 70 ethnic groups and more than 60 different languages are spoken in different parts of Nepal. Nepali is the national language of Nepal. People practice several religion. Till now Hinduism and Buddhism have the largest population. Kathmandu is the capital, and Nepal has 30 millions people.

About Nepal

The Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, is a landlocked sovereign statesovereign state located in South Asia. With an area of 147,181 square kilometres (56,827 sq mi) and a population of approximately 27 million (and nearly 2 million absentee workers living abroad),Nepal is the world's 93rd largest country by land massand the 41st most populous country. It is located in the Himalayas and bordered to the north by the People's Republic of China, and to the south, east, and west by the Republic of India

Education System

  • Secondary Level: Standard 9 and 10 – Class 10 is also known as SLC (School Living Certificate)
  • Higher Secondary: Standard 11 and 12 ( Under Higher Secondary Education Board)
  • University Level: Bachelor’s Degree / Undergraduate, Master’s Degree / Graduate, Post Graduate, M.Phil., and Ph.D.

Tribhuvan University (TU) is the 1st University of Nepal which was established in 1959 and started affiliating public colleges since 1971. Almost 87% of the student enrollments are in Education, Management and Humanities. Student enrolment in Science and Technology, Engineering and Medicine for quality education

Getting There

There are direct flights from Kathmandu to Bangkok with Thai Airways and the flag carrier Nepal Airlines. Currently Nepal Airlines doesn't offer yet an online booking system. You can make reservations through agencies. One-way tickets from Kathmandu to Bangkok cost USD 220 (including all taxes), Singapore, Hong Kong with Dragon Air/Cathay Pacific. ArkeFly flies direct to Europe (Amsterdam, Netherlands). Many European destinations can be reached via Doha with Qatar Airways, Abu Dhabi with Ethihad, Dubai with Emirates or the low cost carrier FlyDubai, Bahrain with Gulf Air. Flights are also available via Delhi on Jet Airways and UAE on Air Arabia. Nepal's Tribhuvan International Airport is located just outside of the Ring Road in Kathmandu. The terminal is a one-room brick building with a large wooden table serving as both customs and immigration. Tourist visa of 15 days or more is available on arrival. Money can be changed to the local currency as well, but these services are only available directly after scheduled arrivals.


Visas for citizens of most countries are available on arrival at the land borders and at the airport in Kathmandu at a cost of US$25 for 15 days, US$40 for 30 days and US$100 for 90 days multiple entry visa. Tourist visa can be granted for a maximum of 150 days in a visa year. You can pay this in Nepali Rupees, US dollars or Indian rupees. The Nepali Rupee is tied to the Indian Rupee at a rate of 1.6. Note 500 Indian Rupee notes are not accepted. To obtain a visa, you need to bring one passport photo. Nationals from Afghanistan, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Ghana, Iraq, Liberia, Nigeria, Palestine, Somalia, Swaziland and Zimbabwe need to arrange a visa before arriving.


Budget accommodation in Nepal ranges from around 250 NPR to around 750 NPR for a double. Cheaper rooms usually do not have sheets, blankets, towels, or anything else besides a bed and a door. Most budget hotels and guesthouses have a wide range of rooms, so be sure to see what you are getting, even if you have stayed there before. Accommodations will often be the cheapest part of your budget in Nepal.


Currency used in Nepal is the Nepalese rupee, although Indial currency is valid as well. There are banks in Kathmandu, Pokhara and in several other major cities that will allow you to retrieve cash from ATMs or using your credit card.

University List of Nepal

  • Tribhuvan University
  • Kathmandu University
  • Pokhara University
  • Purbanchal University
  • Nepal Sanskrit University
  • Lumbini Bouddha University
  • Mid-Western University Birendranagar
  • Nepal Agriculture and Forestry University, Rampur, ChitwanFar-western University Kanchanpur

Medical Colleges in Nepal

  • Institute of Medicine (IOM), Kathmandu
  • BP Koirala Institute of Health Science (BPKIHS), Dharan
  • Kathmandu Medical College (KMC), Kathmandu
  • Manipal College of Medical Science and Technology, Pokhara
  • Patan Academy of Health Science (PAHS), Lalitpur
  • Nepal Medical College (NMC), Kathmandu
  • College of Medical Sciences (CoMS), Chitwan
  • Universal College of Medical Sciences (UCMS), Bhairawa
  • KIST Medical College, Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu University School of Medical Sciences (KUSMS), Dhulikhel