Informatics College Pokhara

Matepani, Pokhara-12, Pokhara, Kaski

The ING Group's associate college, Informatics College Pokhara, was founded in 2011. It began its academic career as a franchisee of Singapore-based Informatics Education Limited. Since 2017, Informatics College Pokhara has worked directly with London Metropolitan University in the United Kingdom to provide students in Pokhara with an enviable higher education in IT and Business at a reasonable price.

ABOUT

Informatics College, Pokhara boasts of exceptional academic infrastructure and resources, which is used to serve our students throughout their academic careers. Furthermore, the college and its staff guarantee unrivaled support and assistance required in achieving the objectives of the students. The college aims at producing graduates who will be sought after by businesses both in the United States and around the world. The Ministry of Education in Nepal has recognized all of the courses offered by Informatics College Pokhara as comparable to Tribhuvan University in Nepal. As a result, the graduates will be able to work for both public and private organizations around the world.

The college offers B.Sc. (Hons) in ComputingBBA (Accounting & Finance) with International Business, BBA (International Business), and BBA (Marketing with International Business) with the affiliation from London Metropolitan University. Informatics College Pokhara always strives to develop students’ leadership skills, self-confidence, and a greater understanding of the competencies and greater understanding of the complexities of the world. 

The College has an established track record of academic excellence in the field of IT education and the college is supported by a team of dedicated Professors, Lecturers, Counsellors, meticulous management with a caring HR support service to transform a shy high school graduate into a high caliber IT professional. Informatics College Pokhara aims to produce competitive industry-ready graduates, creating an enviable position among employers and universities both nationally and internationally.

Salient Features

1. Exceptional Infrastructure

Well-equipped laboratories, well-lit and air-conditioned lecture theatres, library, and spaces designed for students to work together and socialize including discussion rooms, conference rooms, and learning zones that will transform learning into hands-on practice. 

2. Career Preparation

Informatics College Pokhara with an array of a network with Business and IT companies promises to provide students with real-life experience through internship placements. This will give them an opportunity to gain valuable industry knowledge and in-depth experience in the corporate world. The courses are designed to be strongly practical focusing upon their future professional life and the skills employers look for. Subsequently, the students will have access to professional experts through guest lectures and industry visits that will enable them to stand out from the rest.

3. World-class faculties

Informatics College Pokhara offers world-class bachelor degrees taught by nationally and internationally recognized and experienced faculties. The academic staffs always focus on providing students with useful and practical skills to help you prepare for the corporate.

4. Support at Every Step

At Informatics College Pokhara, students are guided and encouraged on enhancing their skills and experiences. Students are facilitated on achieving their personal and academic aspirations through various curriculum and co-curriculum activities. 

5. Lecture-Tutorial-Workshop

The college adopts the Lecture-Tutorial-Workshop methodology of teaching. In this method, students attend a lecture where the lecturer uses various media – lecture slides, audio, video, etc. with an in-depth knowledge of the topic. Students can access the lecture materials and additional learning materials via a college server and also through the printing department.


Admission Guidelines

Admission Procedure:

Interested students who have completed or appeared their higher secondary final exams can directly apply to the college with their academic certificates, citizenship certificate or passport or birth certificate, or citizenship of either of the parents. The students awaiting results can get provisional admissions. Once at the college, the admission team will assess the entry requirement mentioned below and assist in the admission process. Applicants should be minimum of 18 years of age and should possess the minimum qualifications mentioned hereunder.

  • NEB 10+2 overall aggregate of 55% or 2.2 GGPA* and above, Year 12 English score 60% or 2.4 GPA* and above, and SLC Mathematics score of 50% above, or
  • 2 ‘A’ Level passes with minimum grades A to C or 3 ‘A’ Level passes with minimum grades D and above; and General Paper (A or AS Level) or English (A or AS Level) with Grade E and above.

If the students don't match the above-mentioned English requirements, they are required to take one of the following English tests instead: IELTS 5.5 or higher (minimum of 5.5 in each component) or a Pearson Test of English score of 47 or higher.

Students who do not meet the Entry Requirements must enroll in iAcademy's University Foundation Certificate program (UFC). UFC is a one-year academic program offered by iAcademy (New Zealand) and articulated by London Metropolitan University with advanced standing (UK).

University Foundation Certificate Entry Requirements

  • NEB +2 total aggregate of 45% or 1.8 GGPA* and above, and Year 12 English score of 45% or 1.8 GPA* and above, or
  • 2 ‘A’ level subject passes, and a pass in General Paper (A or AS Level) or English (A or AS Level) with Grade E and above.

If you don't match the above-mentioned English requirements, you can take one of the following English tests instead: IELTS 4.5 or a Pearson Test of English score of 37 or higher.

Semester 1

  • Academic English for Undergraduate Study: 30 Credits
  • Undergraduate Study and Research Skills: 30 Credits
  • Foundational Mathematics: 15 Credits
  • Introduction to IT: 15 Credits

Semester 2

  • Academic English for Undergraduate Study: 30 Credits
  • Undergraduate Study and Research Skills: 30 Credits
  • Foundational Statistics: 15 Credits
  • Introduction to Business: 15 Credits

*London Metropolitan University evaluates all additional qualifications on a case-by-case basis.

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