Master of Business Administration (MBA) Colleges in Nepal

2018-12-28

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A broader perspective of the world, critical thinking, creativity, problem-solving, effective communication, analytical skills, individual enhancement, through knowledge and skills is what Master of Business Administration (MBA) delivers.

MBA program is a 2-years course with more than or equal to 60 credit hours and the skills, capabilities, and knowledge the program develops in different sectors of management (e.g. Finance, Accounting, Human Resource, Marketing, Operation, Information Technology etc.) equips the students for entrepreneurship/ managerial roles that will be offered to them after they graduate. 

Besides the routine classes, group discussions, individual presentations, case studies, projects, field visits, and other practical aspects have enriched the MBA Course and made MBA one of the most sought-after course in Nepal and around the globe.

Types of MBA programs:

MBA is broadly divided in two categories, MBA and Executive MBA (EMBA) but on the basis of specialty (major/concentration) and/or mode of delivery, the MBA program has been named as MBA Evening, MBA Weekend, MBA (Global Business), MBA (Finance) and MBA (IT), MBA -Entrepreneurship etc.

Masters of Business Administration (MBA) / EMBA program in Nepal


About 33 types of MBA and EMBA programs are currently being offered in Nepal by various colleges under the affiliation of different National and International Universities.

Currently, 5 Nepalese Universities namely Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu University, Pokhara University, Purbanchal University, and Mid Western University, offer MBA/EMBA program while 13 International Universities offer these programs via their affiliated Colleges in Nepal.

Eligibility:

The candidates seeking admission in Master of Business Administration (MBA) program must have completed Bachelors Degree or equivalent from a recognized University.  

[Note: The eligibility criteria and admission procedure may vary according to the Universities]

Here is the comprehensive list of various MBA programs offered by Nepalese Universities. (Click the name to know the details of each program) 

  1. MBA-Tribhuvan University 
  2. MBA in Global Leadership and Management-Tribhuvan University  
  3. Master of Business Administration-Banking and Finance (MBA-BF) - Tribhuvan University
  4. Master of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship (MBA-E) - Tribhuvan University 
  5. Master of Business Administration in Information Technology (MBA IT) - Tribhuvan University
  6. Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Kathmandu University
  7. Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Pokhara University
  8. MBA Finance - Pokhara University
  9. MBA (Global Business) - Pokhara University
  10. MBA-Evening - Pokhara University
  11. Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Purbanchal University 
  12. Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Mid-Western University
  13. Master of Business Administration-Evening (MBAe) - Mid-Western University
  14. Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Nepal Open University
  15. Executive MBA - Kathmandu University
  16. Executive MBA - Pokhara University
  17. Executive MBA - Purbanchal University

Similarly, the MBA programs offered in Nepal by various Colleges under Foreign/International Universities can be viewed by clicking the name of the program mentioned below:

  1. Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation 
  2. Master of Business Administration (MBA) - University of Northampton (UK)
  3. Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Asia e University
  4. Masters of Business Administration (MBA) - Limkokwing University of Creative Technology 
  5. Master in Business Administration (MBA) - Westcliff University, CA, USA
  6. MBA Agribusiness - Westcliff University, CA, USA 
  7. MBA Entrepreneurship - Westcliff University, CA, USA 
  8. MBA Nonprofit - Westcliff University, CA, USA
  9. Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Indira Gandhi National Open University
  10. Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Infrastructure University Kuala Lumpur
  11. Master of Business Administration (MBA) - London Metropolitan University
  12. Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Lincoln University College
  13. Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Sikkim Manipal University
  14. Master of Business Administration (MBA) - University of Madras
  15. Master of Business Administration-MBA - Queen Margaret University (UK)
  16. MBA (Executive) - Leeds Beckett University, UK

Masters of Business Administration (MBA) - Tribhuvan University

Masters of Business Administration (MBA) is a Two years (4 Semesters) course of 60 credit hours of Tribhuvan University. On the basis of Specializations/Concentrations the MBA program of Tribhuvan University are of 5 types namely MBA (General)MBA in Global Leadership and ManagementMaster of Business Administration-Banking and Finance (MBA-BF)Master of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship (MBA-E) and Master of Business Administration in Information Technology (MBA IT)

Offering Colleges: 

Tribhuvan University School of Management, Kirtipur offers MBA (General)MBA in Global Leadership and Management, and MBA IT. Similarly MBA - Banking and Finance (MBA-BF) and MBA in Entrepreneurship (MBA-E) programs are offered by Lumbini Banijya Campus, Butwal and Kailali Multiple Campus, Dhangadi.

Masters of Business Administration (MBA) - Kathmandu University

MBA at Kathmandu University is an intensive two year course spread over six terms of full time study. In the first year, students complete three terms, each lasting 14 weeks involving intensive class -room study and practical business projects. In the second year, they complete three terms with an option of earning more credits in their area of concentration or taking more electives to broaden their managerial competency base. 

This program is offered by Kathmandu University School of Management (KUSOM).

Masters of Business Administration (MBA) - Pokhara University

Masters of Business Administration (MBA) is a Two years (6 Trimesters) course of 66 credit hours of Pokhara University. There are 4 varieties of MBA program offered by Pokhara University on the basis of on the basis of specialty (major/concentration) and/or mode of delivery. They are Master of Business Administration (MBA)MBA FinanceMBA (Global Business), and MBA-Evening

Offering Colleges (Master of Business Administration (MBA)):

  1. Pokhara University School of Business
  2. Uniglobe College
  3. Excel Business College
  4. Quest International College

Offering College (MBA Finance)

  1. Uniglobe College

Offering College (MBA (Global Business))

  1. SAIM College

Offering College (MBA-Evening)

  1. Rajdhani Model College

Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Purbanchal University 

Master of Business Administration (MBA) is a Two years (4 Semesters) course of Purbanchal University. This 69 credit hours course of Purbanchal University is aimed to prepare managers for business and non- business sectors by developing their professionalism.

Offering College: 

  1. Purbanchal University, School of Management (PUSOM)
  2. Birgunj Public College (BPC)
  3. Himalayan Whitehouse International College: School of Management
  4. Kantipur International College
  5. Kantipur Valley College (KVC)
  6. Kathmandu Don Bosco College

Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Mid-Western University

Two varieties of MBA programs are offered by Mid-Western University on the basis of on the basis of mode of delivery namely Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Business Administration-Evening (MBAe)

MBA is a two years program aimed to prepare young individuals for careers as successful managers and entrepreneurs by developing managerial competence and acumen for the changing world while MBA-Evening is a two and half year course spread over 5 semesters with the option of pursuing a specialization in one of the disciplinary area in Finance, Marketing and HR.

Offering Colleges:

  1. Mid-western University School of Management
  2. Global College International (GCI)

Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Nepal Open University

Masters of Business Administration is a Two Years program of Nepal Open University. 

Executive MBA (EMBA)

Three Universities of Nepal namely Kathmandu University, Pokhara University and Purbanchal University offer Executive MBA (EMBA) program in Nepal.

The EMBA programs are currently being offered in Nepal. They are:

  1. Executive MBA - Kathmandu University
  2. Executive MBA - Pokhara University
  3. Executive MBA - Purbanchal University

Offering Colleges:

  1. Kathmandu University School of Management (KUSOM) (Kathmandu University)
  2. Himalayan Whitehouse International College: School of Management (Purbanchal University)
  3. Kantipur Valley College (KVC) (Purbanchal University)
  4. Kathmandu Don Bosco College (Purbanchal University)

International MBA programs in Nepal

Various International Universities offer MBA program in Nepal via their affiliated colleges. They are as follows:

Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation 

Master of Business Administration (MBA) is a 2 Years/ 4 Semesters, 72 credit hours programme of Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation. This programme is specifically designed to provide an opportunity to develop knowledge and skills as a business manager in various work settings. This programme is offered by Lord Buddha Education Foundation (LBEF).

Master of Business Administration (MBA) - University of Northampton (UK)

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) with Placement Learning offered by NAMI College in affiliation with the globally acclaimed University of Northampton, U.K., is an international qualification much coveted by aspiring managerial professionals.

Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Asia e University

Master of Business Administration (MBA) is a two year wisely designed academic program of  Asia e University to suit the need of both regular as well as working professionals. VIRINCHI College offers this program.

Masters of Business Administration (MBA) - Limkokwing University of Creative Technology

Masters of Business Administration (MBA) is a two years course of Limkokwing University, Malaysia. of Creative Technology spread over Four Semesters. This course is of maximum 60 credit hours comprising of internship, course work and industrial visits. CG Institute of Management offers this program in Nepal.

Master in Business Administration (MBA) - Westcliff University, CA, USA

Kings College, Babrmahal, Kathmandu offers four varieties of MBA program under Westcliff University, USA namely Master in Business Administration (MBA General)MBA AgribusinessMBA Entrepreneurship, and MBA Nonprofit

Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Indira Gandhi National Open University

Master of Business Administration (MBA) is a Two Years (4 Semesters) program of Indira Gandhi National Open University. This program is offered by International Center for Academics (ICA).

Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Infrastructure University Kuala Lumpur

Faculty of Business and Accounting, Infrastructure University Kuala Lumpur offers this specially designed Master of Business Administration programme in the areas of Accounting, Finance and Banking, Human Resource Management, Marketing and Project Management.

They share the secrets of successful business management. Undoubtedly this programme will strengthen your career path and achievements in your future business endeavors.

Offering Colleges:

  1. Himalayan College of Management
  2. Sunway International Business School

Master of Business Administration (MBA) - London Metropolitan University

MBA program of London Metropolitan University run has been designed for candidates from diverse background, focusing on those who have practiced working experience in managerial positions. 

This programme is offered by Islington College, Kamalpokhari, Kathmandu.

Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Lincoln University College

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) course offered by Lincoln University College in Nepal focuses on graduates who have developed the self-reflective mindset, the analytic mindset, the collaborative mindset, the worldly mindset and the action mindset.

Offering Colleges:

  1. Phoenix College of Management
  2. Texas College of Management and IT
Other Remaining MBA programs

Besides these programs, other three types of MBA programs are offered in Nepal namely Master of Business Administration (MBA) - University of MadrasMaster of Business Administration, MBA - Queen Margaret University (UK), and MBA (Executive) - Leeds Beckett University, UK by various colleges.

Find the full list of colleges that offer MBA program here

Find the full list of colleges that offer EMBA program here: