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ISMT College

Tinkune, Gairigaun, Kathmandu

Established in 2011, ISMT's mission is to deliver internationally recognized qualifications in collaboration with the University of Sunderland and Pearson BTEC. Its primary goal is to revolutionize Nepal's education system by providing accessible, industry-relevant education to all passionate and capable individuals. ISMT is deeply committed to offering inclusive, cost-effective academic programs that meet local values and requirements while maintaining international recognition. The aim is to bring high-quality, life-changing learning to a broader student base, enriching society as a whole..

The institution has colleges in Kathmandu, Pokhara, Chitwan, and Biratnagar.


At ISMT, students not only receive an internationally recognized UK degree but also the tools to apply their knowledge, problem-solving skills, and understanding in real-world work environments related to their field of study. The institution actively engages students in the quality of their educational experiences through various assessment methods, classroom discussions, presentations, and project work, fostering the development of technical, interpersonal, managerial, and leadership skills. For those with ambitious career aspirations in a competitive world, ISMT provides an environment where goals can be realized. Prospective students are encouraged to explore ISMT's academic programs and its enriching learning environment, as well as engage with the dedicated team to discuss their educational needs.

Academic partnership with the University of Sunderland

The institution conducts its degree programs in collaboration with the University of Sunderland, United Kingdom. ISMT College now conducts educational programs from the University of Sunderland.

The University of Sunderland is a well-known UK university that blends academic achievement with excellent student assistance and pastoral care. The university encompasses a broad and high-quality educational experience as well as facilities. In association with this university, educational programs are held in various nations throughout the world.

According to The Guardian, the University of Sunderland was named the best new university in the United Kingdom in 2001. The university was named first in the Times Higher Education's Best Student Experience in 2005 and had ranked  201st in the Times Higher Education's European Teaching Rankings in 2019. With its academic collaboration with the University of Sunderland, Nepali students now have the option to earn the educational benefits by earning a British degree from home through the same university's educational program.

ISMT College's formal affiliation with the University of Sunderland makes it the first Nepalese educational institution to do so. 


A globally respected academic institute that endorses noble professional practices in Nepal and in South Asia by creating new frontiers and developing “ethical”, dependable, entrepreneurial and socially sensitive leader-managers, educators and IT professionals committed to producing excellent results.


To create a sustainable education base through the pursuit of learning and developing professionalism that will create a competitive edge to perform at a Global Level.

Core Values

  • We empower our learners to change their lives through lifelong education and training.
  • We are committed to the education, training, and support of our learners.
  • We treat everyone with respect.
  • We promote a culture of equality that values diversity.
  • We continually seek to remain affordable to students.
  • We believe in making quality education easily accessible to Nepalese students.

Salient Features

Reasons to choose ISMT College

  1. ISMT boasts a dedicated "Placement and Internship Cell" that assists students and graduates in securing placements and internships. The institution organizes various activities and events aimed at honing students' industry-relevant personal and professional skill sets. For example, it facilitates international internships, such as sending Hospitality Management graduates to countries like China, Malaysia, and Dubai to gain valuable industry experience. The college also helps Computing and IT students find internship opportunities with relevant IT companies.

  2. The college has access to a resource pool of overseas lecturers, entrepreneurs, professionals, and visiting professors, all of whom bring a wealth of experience enriched by academic excellence.

  3. ISMT provides students with essential resources, including libraries, e-libraries, computer labs, and sports facilities.

  4. The faculty members are carefully selected from a pool of highly qualified subject matter experts, gifted lecturers, and professionals with a unique blend of teaching practice and contemporary industry experience.


Centrally Located


The college enjoys a central location, ensuring easy accessibility from every corner of the Kathmandu Valley.

Air-conditioned Classrooms

The classrooms are well-furnished with air conditioning, comfortable seating, digital projectors, and interactive smart boards.

Sports Ground and Parking Space


The institution boasts a sports field and ample parking facilities.

Well-equipped Labs

The college comprises fully equipped IT labs, a student lounge, a cafeteria with the capacity to serve around a hundred students simultaneously, and a meticulously organized library and resource center.

Credit Transfer:

Credit transfer opportunity is one of the major reasons to study at ISMT. Students studying at ISMT can complete the complete degree from Nepal or they can have their credits transferred to more than 150 Universities in UK, USA or Australia. As almost all UK universities and 1000 universities worldwide (including many from The Times Top 100 Universities) accept BTEC qualifications. 

Admission Guidelines


For enrollment the student must have:

  • Completed higher secondary (10+2)/ A level or equivalent; 
  • A good command in English Language.





Award Value

Who can claim?

ISMT Award- Merit Based

Awarded for a mark of 75% or above in +2 or equivalent  and  qualified on interview

15% waiver in tuition fee in the first year

All +2 or equivalent graduates applying for a course at ISMT

ISMT Award- Merit Based

Awarded for a mark of 65% or above in +2 or equivalent  and  qualified on interview

10% waiver in tuition fee in the first year

All +2 or equivalent graduates applying for a course at ISMT


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