Bachelor in Development Studies (BDevS) is a four year, (eight- semester) professional program run by Kathmandu University. This program aims in building students’ capacity for the promotion of sustainable development.
Specific features of this program are:
Students from all streams such as humanities, management, science or vocations are eligible to apply.
Requirements for admission to the programs include minimum 45% in the aggregate in 10+2 (Higher Secondary Education Board) or equivalent in any stream or at least grade D in three subjects in Advance Level.
Students will have to pass an entrance test compromising of written and oral parts. The written test will be in Mathematics, English and General Knowledge.
Students will be selected from the merit list prepared on the basis of the scores in 10+2 or Advance level, the written examination and interview.
First Year First Semester 17 Credit Hours
First Year Second Semester 17 Credit Hours
Second Year First Semester 18 Credit Hours
Second Year Second Semester 18 Credit Hours
Third Year First Semester 18 Credit Hours
Third Semester Second Semester 18 Credit Hours
Fourth Year First Semester 12 Credit Hours
Fourth Year Second Semester 9 Credit Hours
*Elective (select one field of three subjects from anyone branch of specialization):
|Economic Development||Poverty & Food Security||3|
|International Trade & Development||3|
|Environment and Development||Earth Science||3|
|Integrated Watershed Management||3|
|Social Development||Child Rights||3|