Free or Subsidized Entrance Exam Preparation Classes for BCA, B.Sc. CSIT, KUUMAT and CMAT


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The entrance preparation classes help to improve personal competences to get admission in reputed Institutions with limited seats. It also instills the practical experience of projects works, seminars, workshops, presentations, and socialization skills. The preparation classes include mock test and other pre-test build theoretical exam confidence and performance.

Some colleges offer free or subsidized entrance exam preparation for the convenience of the students. The entrance exam preparation classes mentioned in this article are limited to BCA, B.Sc.CSIT, KUUMAT, and CMAT. 


TU Bachelor in Computer Application is a 4 year (8 semesters) program. The program is in affiliation with Faculty of Humanities, Tribhuvan University. Students are required to complete 126 credits hours of course work. The program leads to a degree from Tribhuvan University.

To know more about BCA course click here: Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA) - Tribhuvan University

► Thames International College:

Thames International College located at Old Baneshwor, Kathmandu will be providing BCA Entrance classes from June 2, 2019 (Jestha 19, 2076) for students aspiring to study BCA course at Tribhuvan University in a nominal fee.The enrollment in entrance class at Thames is on rolling basis therefore, interested students are requested to apply for the BCA Entrance classes as soon as possible. Students enrolled in the BCA Entrance classes at Thames can access the college facilities including the David J. Rusk Library, IT Center, Coffee Shop and Canteen.

Time:10 am to 12 pm

Cost: Rs. 3000

► Padmashree International College:

Padmashree International College located at Tinkune, Kathmandu is offering free Bridge Course and preparation classes for BHM, BIT and BCA. The free classes are available for first 20 registrations only. The programs are approved by MOE and UGC and has the equivalence of Tribhuvan University. 

Cost: None


Bachelors of Science in Computer Science and Information Technology (BSc. CSIT) is a four year course affiliated to Tribhuvan University designed to provide the student with all sorts of knowledge in the field of Information Technology and Computing. 

To know more about B.Sc. CSIT course click here: B.Sc. Computer Science and Information Technology (B.SC. CSIT) - Tribhuvan University

► Kathmandu BernHardt College:

Kathmandu BernHardt College will be conducting Entrance Preparation Classes to prepare students for IOST Entrance Examination. IOST, TU Entrance Exam is mandatory for students to join B.Sc. CSIT in any of the colleges. The classes will be conducted during August/September 2019. The classes will be conducted Free of costs everyday from 7:00 am to 10:00 am at Higher studies building of the college located at Bafal, Ring Road, nearby Kalanki. Any students who have filled up the IOST Entrance Application Form from any of the colleges can join the classes directly.

Time: 7:00am - 10:00am

Cost: Free

Eligibility: IOST Entrance Applicant from any college


Central Management Admission Test ( CMAT) have become mandatory prerequisites for admission to Bachelor programs such as BBA,BBM, BHM, BTTM, BIM  under Tribhuwan University and its affiliated colleges.Entrance Tests  conducted by  PoU & PU are also based on CMAT format.

► Thames International College:

Thames International College located at Old Baneshwor, Kathmandu will be providing CMAT Entrance classes from June 2, 2019 (Jestha 19, 2076) for students aspiring to study management courses at Tribhuvan University in a nominal fee.

Students who have completed 10+2 or equivalent with at least 45% marks can apply for the Thames CMAT Preparation Program.

Fee: Rs. 3000

Duration: 2 months (8 weeks)

Time: 10 am to 12 pm

► Goldengate International College:

Goldengate International College is providing the free CMAT entrance preparation classes that have begun from May 27, 2019 (Jestha 13, 2076). Highly qualified and experienced teachers are assisting the students.

The college cordially invites all the interested candidates, who are interested to study BHM (Bachelor of Hotel Management), BBM (Bachelor of Business Management) to grab the opportunity.

Registration charge: Rs.1500

Class fee: Free of cost

Time: 10 am

Required documents for enrollment: (SLC/SEE marksheet, character certificate, +2 transcript (only grade 11 marksheet if students have not received grade 12 marksheet), one pp size photograph).

► Modern Nepal College:

Modern Nepal College (MNC) is offering CMAT preparation class for a minimal fee of Rs. 1000 for the class. Their aim is to support and enhance the required skills of students who are looking forward to join BBA through T.U. Board by appearing in the compulsory CMAT.

The college provides counseling which helps students gain the capability to easily pass through their entrance test after the preparation classes are completed. They aim to help students be eligible to get admission easily in their respective courses.

Registration Fee: Covered by the college (Free)

Class Fee: Rs. 1000


Kathmandu University Undergraduate Management Admission Test ( KUUMAT) is the basic prerequisites for admission to BBA/BBS/BHMT Program. This test is taken by university ( KUSOM) for the recruitment of quality students of all discipline to its affiliated colleges. After passing KUUMAT, Candidates will be eligible to get enrollment in KUSOM and affiliated college of KU(LACM & NCM).

For more details and any other questions you have regarding KUUMAT, please refer to this article: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about KUUMAT

► Nepal College of Management:

Nepal College of Management (NCM) one of the leading business school of Nepal which is offering BBA and BHTM program with affiliation from Kathmandu University has been conducting FREE KUUMAT classes in its premises from Jestha 8, 2079 (May 22, 2019). at 11:00 AM. The classes feature availability of limited seats. The classes are taught by university professors, and it covers MCQs, SAQ and practice of old questions.

Time: 11:00 am

Eligibility Criteria: Students with a 10+2 or intermediate degree or equivalent of at least two years duration in any discipline with a minimum of 50 percent in aggregate or CGPA of 2.0.