BE Mechanical Engineering - Kathmandu University

Nepal Engineering Council

Kathmandu University


4 year(s)

B.E Mechanical Engineering course of Kathmandu University is designed to produce mechanical engineers with strong technical knowledge, engineering projects handling techniques and as needed to the Nepalese industrial and technological market.

B.E Mechanical Engineering program in the first year consists of common inter-disciplinary foundation courses together with problem oriented project courses. In the second, third and fourth year of the program, intensive courses in the field of general Mechanical Engineering are offered.

Why to study BE Mechanical Engineering?

The students will acquire knowledge and skill of Engineering, to initiate industrialization and to improve living standard of people in Nepal, to help harnessing hydro-power generation capabilities of Nepal through designing and developing different types and capacity of water turbines.

BE Mechanical Engineering course helps for industrial development through automation of machines and manufacturing processes, to design and develop user-friendly and environment-friendly consumer products, and to maintain equipments properly for longer life.


Eligibility to study B.E Mechanical Engineering in Kathmandu University affiliated Colleges

I.Sc, 10+2 or equivalent examinations with minimum of 50% aggregate and 50% in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (PCM). Applicants with GCSE A-Level must have minimum of 'C' grade in at least three related A-Level advanced courses.

Application for admission to the program is generally invited in the beginning of July.

Applicants must appear for the admission test conducted by the Kathmandu University, which is generally conducted in August, at Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel. Candidates who are selected from the entrance examination, i.e. eligible candidates are called to appear for a personal interview and admission is done based on the merit list.

Financial-Aid and Scholarship to study BE Mechanical Engineering:

Few scholarships are available to study BE Mechanical Engineering in Kathmandu University. Kathmandu University also provides few scholarship and financial aid for needy students.

Job prospectus

Scopes of Mechanical Engineering

1. Mechanical engineers develop devices to harness energy from nature like fossil fuel, solar, wind, hydro and geothermal energy.

2. Mechanical engineers are the masters for handling industrial system like a mighty computer integrated manufacturing for helping organizations to be more effective and productive.

3. Mechanical engineering is integral part of Robotics Mechatronics and Machine Vision.

4. Mechanical engineers works in biomechanical engineering helping physicians to investigate not only the workings of the body but also designing aids for the people and instruments for automatic computer surgical.

5. Mechanical engineers utilize their knowledge in designing using Computer Aided Design tool (CAD).

6. Mechanical engineering possess automobile sector as a major branch.