Nepal Information Technology (NIT)

Jawalakhel, Lalitpur


Nepal Information Technology (NIT) imparts Open and Distance(ODL) mode of education. It is the Overseas Study Centre (OSC) of World’s largest open university- Indira Gandhi National Open University(IGNOU). The programs offered at NIT are solely Academic. ODL has been proved to be the best mode of education for this era, especially for those who have missed out the chances of accomplishing higher education due to various constraints like social, spatial and temporal as well.

Ever since its establishment in the year 2008, NIT has been providing various programs. NIT is a legally registered institution according to the laws of the Government of Nepal. It is located at the DAV Complex, Jawalakhel, Lalitpur.

NIT offers a well suited environment for the learners and some of the features of them are as follows:  

The Pedagogy: The courses are based on blended mode of learning that comprises: - 

  • Counseling classes on Saturdays,
  • Self study with aid of especially designed study materials and 
  • Supportive materials like audio – video aids and reference books. 

NIT Mission:

NIT aims at reaching out the masses with the aid of Information Technology, particularly those for whom conventional educational facilities are not easily accessible. Individuals from diverse background join NIT for; Skill Enhancement and Personal Development, Career Rise, Career Change, Becoming qualified for furthering education & Personal Satisfaction.

Salient Features

Key Features of NIT: The principal feature of IGNOU system is that the courses/ programs are accessible, affordable and achievable. The individualized and flexible learning make individuals acquire knowledge, skills and gain degree while maintaining their jobs, families and other social obligations. NIT has added features of: 

  • Sound Physical Infrastructures.
  • Excellent Learning Environment.
  • Well suited Class Schedules
  • Experienced Teaching Faculties 
  • Effective Student
  • Support Service
  • Ministry of Education/ Government of Nepal Approved & Equivalence from Tribhuvan University

Admission Guidelines

There are two cycles of Admission; both for semester based as well as yearly based programs- January cycle and July cycle. Round the year “walk- in- admissions’ is being offered.


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