Islington College

Kamal Pokhari, Kathmandu

Since 1996, Islington College, Kathmandu has been providing Bachelor's Degrees in Business and Information Technology. The college aims to deliver globally accepted degree programs in direct partnership with London Metropolitan University.  The college is determined towards providing education beyond textbooks. Adding to that, the college does not compromise regarding the resources and needs of students. Islington College assures to delivers all the vital elements through a real-world experience involving students in industry visits and meetings. For better knowledge and a better understanding, various professionals and academicians are invited to present a lecture on their respective fields to widen the curiosity among students.

ABOUT

Islington College is proud to share more than 3,800 strong alumni leading, creating, and mentoring all over the world. The college indulges in providing the best infrastructure meeting the international ideals concentrating on developing industry-ready graduates, graduate employment rate of 98.6% stands as proof of it. The global exposure students gain from Islington College helps to inspire innovation. The college's approachable expertise has been helping its students to grow through a global platform as an exposure to the real world.

Vision

To be the most recognized and prestigious private college in Nepal 

Mission

To develop industry-ready graduates

Salient Features

  • International standard L-T-W (Lecture, Tutorial, and Workshop) approach in teaching that provides students with practical experience beyond the classroom.
  • The updated curriculum to equip students with the ability to transfer their knowledge to use.
  • Exposure to industry's working through experiential learning as well as workshops and lecture sessions by global and local experts in the sector. 
  • Exposure to the international industry through field-based visits. 
  • Modern and practical education-based college dedicated to quality academic performance and student experience.
  • Long Experience in providing quality and industry-ready IT and Business.
  • Partnership with established international universities and institutions from UK and Singapore.
  • Contribution to society locally, nationally, and internationally.
  • Learning experience beyond textbooks and classrooms

State-of-the-art Infrastructure

  • Computer labs
  • Lecture halls
  • Cafeteria
  • Seminar room
  • Tutorial room 
  •  Audio-video studio
  •  Learning zones

Admission Guidelines

Admission process is divided into the following four steps:

  1. Counseling
  2. Application
  3. Acceptance/ Rejection
  4. Registration 

Counseling

Students are required to attend college on their own or with their friends and guardians. A team of professional student counselors and personal academic advisors will be on hand to help students better comprehend the program's offers.

Students will generally be invited to take part in a Campus Tour, during which they will be taken around the college to get a sense of how it runs and strives to provide a welcoming learning environment for students.

Application

Students are required to come to the college to complete the college and university application forms once they've decided to pursue a bachelor's degree at the college. Students must ensure that they completely comprehend the terms and conditions of acceptance for any degree program, as well as the methods of payment for College, University Fees, and the Refund Policy. They are further required to bring the following documentation to the college admissions office:

  1. Original copy of highest attained academic qualifications (e.g. SEE, NEB 10+2, 'A' Level, CBSE certificate)
  2. Original copy of citizenship certificate or passport

The admissions officers will photocopy the documents and compare them to the originals to ensure that they are true copies. If the genuine copy of the official document is not presented at the time of application, the institution reserves the right to refuse the application.

In addition, the students will be required to pay a small application fee to the college for this purpose. The academic qualifications will be reviewed by college admissions experts right away to determine your eligibility. If the institution's basic admission requirements are met for a bachelor's degree, the college will be able to extend a conditional acceptance offer for enrollment.

Acceptance/Rejection

The completed application forms and documentation will be sent to London Metropolitan University for final approval, and the college will notify the applicants of the evaluation results within 3 to 5 working days. If the application is approved and accepted, they will be notified through email or phone to come to the institution to complete the registration process as soon as possible. If the university does not accept the application, the college will notify and advise the applicant or their guardian.

Registration

To finish the registration, students must go to the college right away. If they do not complete the registration procedure within 5 working days of obtaining the University's evaluation results, the college reserves the right to deny the registration. Between the college and the student, an official student contract will be prepared, acknowledged, and signed. Students will then be sent an invoice for  College Fees as well as an invoice for their University Fees.

SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

100% Scholarship

A full-fledged Master's Programme Scholarship is provided by Islington College for two students.

The Attitude, Academics, and Attendance (AAA) Scholarship

The Undergraduate scholarship is provided to 10% of the total students from each intake. The undergraduate scholarship is based on the 3As, namely Attitude, Academics, and Attendance of the students in the first year.

International Student House and London Metropolitan University Scholarship Programme:

An ING group project worth Rs. 1.5 crore that allows students to strengthen their academics and experience on an international level, courtesy of the London Metropolitan University in the United Kingdom. Tuition, airfare, lodging, and living expenses are covered under this scholarship. 

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