Lord Buddha Education Foundation

Maitidevi, Kathmandu
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Lord Buddha Education Foundation (LBEF) is located at Maitidevi, Kathmandu. It was founded in 1998. It has a well-established tradition of excellence across a broad range of academic disciplines.

Salient Features

Lord Buddha Education Foundation (LBEF) has the resource base of a well stocked library of books, video sessions and dedicated internet access. Seminars and workshops are conducted every month on the related topics to enhance the students understanding and awareness. The qualified and certified staff of the college provide all the necessary information services and support to the students, which makes the learning surrounding even more comprehensive. 

Lord Buddha Education Foundation (The First IT College of Nepal) has been permitted by Ministry of Education, Nepal Government to offer B.Sc.(Hons.) in IT with various specializations and B.A.(Hons.) in Business Management in academic collaboration with Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation College for Professional Studies has been permitted by Ministry of Education to offer MBA and M.Sc.ITM programs.   

The Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) is among Malaysia’s Premier Private Universities, and is where a unique fusion of technology, innovation and creativity works effectively towards preparing professional graduates for significant roles in business and society globally. APU was announced as among the Highest Rated Emerging Universities in Malaysia, being rated at 5-STAR (EXCELLENT Rating) under the SETARA 2017 Ratings by the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE). 

10 Reasons why you should Join LBEF CAMPUS (ISO 9001:2008 Certified) :

  1. The First IT College of Nepal.
  2. Industry Relevant Curriculum  
  3. Scholarships up-to 100% 
  4. Excellent Career Opportunities- 100% Assured Internship. 
  5. Internationally Recognized Qualifications from an Award Winning University 
  6. Approved by Ministry of Education & Recognized by TU.
  7. Highly Qualified Team of Faculty Members.
  8. Rich Library with access to leading online libraries. 
  9. Alumni base of more than 7000 students. 
  10. Well Planned Academic Calendar

Admission Guidelines


Bachelors (Hons) Degree Programs (Computing & Technology)

Direct Entry to Level 1 of the Degree:

  1. Successful completion of 10+2 or equivalent (any discipline) with minimum 60% marks in Mathematics at SLC level; or
  2. Successful completion of A-Level with at least a pass in 2 subjects and successful completion of O-Level or equivalent with credit in Mathematics; or
  3. Successful completion of STPM with 2 full passes or equivalent with minimum CGPA of 2.0 and completion of SPM or equivalent with credit in Mathematics; or
  4. A qualification that APU accepts as equivalent to the above.

Direct Entry to Level 2 of the Degree:

  1. Successful completion of Level 1 of an APU Computing & Technology Programme; or
  2. A Diploma in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, Software Engineering or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.5; or 
  3. Any other Diploma with a minimum CGPA of 2.5, and credit in Mathematics at SPM level; or
  4. A qualification that APU accepts as equivalent to the above. 

Bachelors (Hons) Degree Programs (Business & Management)

Direct Entry to Level 1 of the Degree:

  1. Successful completion of 10+2 or equivalent (any discipline); or
  2. 2 passes at 'A' Levels and 4 Grade C passes at O-Levels/GCSE; or
  3. 2 principal passes at STPM level; or
  4. The APU foundation or equivalent; or
  5. A qualification that APU accepts as equivalent to the above.

Direct Entry to Level 2 of the Degree:

  1. Successful completion of the APU Diploma; or
  2. Successful completion of studies in another recognized institute with academic credits equivalent to Level 1 of an honors degree. (Subject to the approval of the APU Academic Board)

English Requirements

Bachelors (Hons) Degree Program

IELTS: 6.0

TOEFL: 79-80 (iBT), 550 (PBT) 213 (CBT)

Other Certification or evidence of English Proficiency that APU accepts as equivalent to the above

Applicants who do not possesses the above will be required to sit for the APU English Placement Test, and based on the outcome of the test may be required to attend the APU Intensive English Program (IEP) prior to commencement of the Degree program. 


Admissions are done three times in a year for Spring, Fall and Winter.

Admissions are strictly based on the entrance examination and personnel interview conducted.

Form along with prescribed fees and required document should be submitted to Admission Officer within stipulated time.


Entrance exam question paper will comprise of questions from the following topics:

  1. Mathematics- Basic Algebra, Basic trigonometry, Basic Geometry, Arithmetic Ability, Basic Statistics, etc
  2. Logical Ability & Reasoning- In this section the question s are designed to test the logical Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude including Numerical Ability and Data Interpretation.
  3. Computer Awareness & IT- Basic knowledge of computer and its application are tested up to level of Class X.
  4. General Knowledge- Questions are set to test the general awareness, scientific temper, comprehension and appreciation of scientific phenomena of everyday observation, and current affairs.
  5. English Knowledge & Comprehension- Grammar and phonology, Reading an unseen passage, Comprehension, interpretation and drawing inference.


  1. Attested xerox copy of SLC marks card, character certificate.
  2. Attested xerox copy of 1 0+2/equivalent marks cards, academic transcript, character certificate, provisional pass certificate and migration certificate
  3. Attested xerox copy of proof of nationality.
  4. Student has to submit all original certificates at the time of admission and will be returned to the student after completion of first semester and student has to obtain no due from A/C dept. for current semester.
  5. In case of appearing students eligibility documents has to be submitted within the deadlines given by the Admission Department.


The College offers financial assistance for academically sound but financially challenged students to support you through your studies. Scholarships provided will be applied on tuition fee category. Scholarships will be provided to 10% of the annual intake of students as per the directives of the government. To apply and determine if you are eligible, you have to fill up an application form for scholarships and funding and submit it to the Administrative office at the College.


This Scholarship is awarded based on the percentage achieved in the High-School Board examinations or equivalent examination. The scholarship scheme is as follows:


% Obtained in High School


No. Of Students


Above 90%




80% - 90%




70% - 80%




Above 60%




Merit Scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic performance in the Common Entrance Examination conducted by Patan College, internal examinations/evaluations and the End Semester examinations of the University. This scholarship in only awarded in the tuition fee category. The scholarship privileges provided in this category are as follows :


%  Obtained



Above 95%



91% - 95%



86% - 90%



81% - 85%



76% - 80%



71% - 75%


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Lord Buddha Education Foundation (LBEF) is located at Maitidevi, Kathmandu. It was founded in 1998. It has a well-established tradition of excellence across a broad range of academic disciplines.

From its humble beginnings, the college has made steady progress and today stands as one of the leading colleges in Nepal with currently over 1,000 students. More than 7000 students have over the years graduated from LBEF Group of Institutions and today, have established careers as bankers, IT Professionals experts, entrepreneurs, managers, leaders in their chosen area of interest.

LBEF CAMPUS has created a learning ambiance, which takes students beyond the routine examinations to facilitate and train them to build a career. Its classroom sessions are not only interactive but also stimulating and well-paced.

Lord Buddha Education Foundation (LBEF) has highly qualified and trained faculty that provides effective guidance, monitoring and assistance to the students so as to draw out the best in them. Over the years, it has developed a methodical, periodic evaluation system through progressive and sections tests, in order to assess the development of students in specific knowledge areas. It makes learning even more valuable.

Message from the Founder

P. Kejriwal

Dear aspiring students,

Being a part of the LBEF Group of Institutions, Lord Buddha Education Foundation, has over a decade, established as a prominent teaching and research institution in the country. The country has witnessed the achievements of the thousands of graduates produced through the years, symbolizing the quality standards maintained by the Institution. Teaching and learning at this Institution is ascertained by a combination of theoretical aspects with hands on practical experience through workshops, laboratory work, emphasizing on team- building activities, leadership and communication skills.

To accomplish the desired results to this end, we have at our disposal, a team of eminent faculty with in-depth knowledge, academic prowess and industrial experience.

The primary aim of the Institute has always been to produce an adequately skilled manpower, having the appropriate knowledge, skills and attitude for industry, research and to provide a backbone for the public sector. Professionally trained and equipped graduates is the key driver of human development. I welcome all prospective students to become responsible citizens and make their parents, institute and the country proud of their achievements.

God Bless You!

P. Kejriwal