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.
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.
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.
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)
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:
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 Management, Master 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).
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.
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 Finance, MBA (Global Business), and MBA-Evening.
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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.
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.
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:
Various International Universities offer MBA program in Nepal via their affiliated colleges. They are as follows:
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).
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) 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) 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 Agribusiness, MBA Entrepreneurship, and MBA Nonprofit.
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).
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.
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.
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.
Besides these programs, other three types of MBA programs are offered in Nepal namely Master of Business Administration (MBA) - University of Madras, Master 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: