School of Environmental Science and Management (SchEMS), initially named as School of Environmental Management and Sustainable Development, was officially established in January 1999 as an affiliate of Pokhara University, Nepal under the Pokhara University Act, 1995.
SchEMS was established by a team of highly qualified and motivated professionals. The team includes people of national and international goodwill and recognition, with broad representation from multidisciplinary backgrounds. SchEMS is aligned with Government of Nepal education policy under the Ninth Five Year Plan, which emphasizes the establishment of institutions to develop specialized human resource related in the environmental field. Currently, SchEMS offers Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA), Bachelors of Science in Environmental Management (BSc Env), and (MSc Env) – Master of Science in Environmental Management with the affiliation from Pokhara University.
SchEMS has the vision of becoming the centre of academic excellence and learning.