Diploma in Entrepreneurship Development

Diploma in Entrepreneurship Development

3 years

Diploma in Entrepreneurship Development is designed with the purpose of producing middle level workforce equipped with knowledge, skills and attitudes related to the field of enterprise sector so as to meet the demand of such workforce in the country and aboard which contribute to streamline of poverty reduction of our country, Nepal. Graduates of this course will be capable to perform the functions of enterprise development facilitator as per the need of government, semi- government, non-government and private organizations. Some essential theoretical inputs have been included, yet the focus is given on the enhancement of the required skills, enabling techniques and competency building.

The Diploma in Entrepreneurship Development program extends over three years. Each year is divided into two semesters. There are six semesters within the period of three years including one semester (5months) internship. The first year course includes both foundational and disciplinary subjects specially focus on enterprise development, community development and social mobilization as a core, theoretical, demonstration and practical; the second year course focuses on disciplinary and auxiliary subjects both theoretical and practical. Similarly, the third year comprises of the disciplinary subjects and application of learned skills and knowledge in the internship setting.


The program aims at preparing competent middle level Enterprise Development Facilitators in the field of entrepreneurship development.


After the completion of this curricular program, the graduates will be able to:

  • Apply the professional knowledge and skills in the respected field of enterprise development
  • Develop the positive attitudes towards the professions with greater initiative and self-confidence
  • Apply critical thinking for problem-solving and decision making during the service procedures
  • Follow the quality standards set by the organization for quality assurance of the services offered to the customers
  • Get      employment          in      governmental,           semi-governmental,             non-governmental organization as well as other projects and programs
  • Start their own enterprise and create employment

Salient Features

Target Group: The target group for this program will be all the interested youths who have passed SEE or equivalent.

Target Location: The target location of this program will be all over Nepal.

Group Size: The group size will be maximum of 40 (Forty) in a batch. 

Medium of Instruction: The medium of instruction will be in English and/or Nepali  

Pattern of Attendance: Minimum of 80% attendance in each subject is required to appear in the respective final examination. 


  • SEE pass or equivalent
  • Should pass entrance examination as administered by CTEVT.
  • Recruitment will be made on the basis of merit list

Job Prospects

The graduates will be eligible for the position equivalent to Non-gazetted 1st class/level 5 (technical) as "Senior Enterprise Development Facilitator" or as prescribed by the Public Service Commission of Nepal. The graduate will be eligible for registration with the related licensing organization of the country (if any).

Curricular Structure

The total duration of this curricular program is three years. Each year consists of two semesters of six months each. Moreover, one semester consist of 19.5 academic weeks including evaluation period. Actual teaching learning hours will be not less than 15 weeks in each semester.


Download Curriculum of Diploma in Entrepreneurship Devevelopment_ 2015.pdf