MSc Earthquake Engineering

MSc Earthquake Engineering

2 years

M.Sc Earthquake Engineering program is being offered in Institute of Engineering (IOE) Pulchowk Campus and Thapathali Campus. Currently, the Institute of Engineering (IOE) Pulchowk Campus and Thapathali Campus enroll 20 students in M.Sc Earthquake Engineering.

Total seats have been allocated as below

  • Scholarships Quota: 5
  • TU Staff Quota: 1
  • Sponsored Quota: 8
  • Full payment: 6


  1. Regular Fee: Approx Rs. 52,000
  2. Full payment Quota: Rs. 200,000
  3. Sponsored seats: Rs. 550,000


Eligibility for the enrollment

  • To be eligible for admission to the Master Program, a candidate must have passed 4 Years Bachelors in engineering/Agriculture/Forestry/Science.
  • Have undergraduate grades significantly above average and not less than the prescribed by the faculty board of IOE, and
  • Secure minimum score, as prescribed by the Faculty Board of IOE, in the entrance test conducted by the Entrance Board of IOE (or as recommended by special entrance committee for Foreign students)

Note: Equivalence means the same kind of degree obtained from institutes other than TU and recognized by TU as the equivalent to the degree provided by TU in the same discipline.

Admission Criteria

The candidate willing to appear in the entrance examination to get enrollment into the M.Sc. program should fill and submit the Application Form online within the deadline prescribed by the Entrance Exam Board. Application forms will be available on the websites: or The application procedures are as follows:

1. The candidate should deposit the required amount as an application fee for the entrance examination in Account No mentioned in the notice by submitting a specially prepared voucher often by filling the applicant's name and date of birth in it. The voucher No. indicated in the voucher needs to be specified in the online application form.

2. The candidate must select the appropriate entrance stream.

3. The candidate should fill up the other required fields in the form without skipping any steps.

4. The candidate also needs to upload his/her color photograph of the prescribed specification and one of the following identification documents.

  • Citizenship certificate
  • Passport
  • The last exam admit card

If any change has to be done to the submitted information in the application form, a candidate has to pay an extra fee to edit six or fewer numbers of normal text fields. For name, photo, or ID document correction, he/she has to pay more amounts at ICTC and submit a letter of request for correction with the payment voucher

Seat/Quota distribution for M.Sc Program

Total Intake

Regular Merit

IOE Reserved

Full Fee







  1. One seat in the regular category and One seat in the full fee category are reserved for female candidates in each program
  2. One seat is reserved for IOE faculty. For IOE Reserved Quota, priority will be given to permanent IOE faculty. If there are no applicants from permanent IOE faculty, then priority will be given to faculties who have completed 5 years as contract faculty. If there is no applicant in the IOE reserve quota, it is added to the Full Fee Seat. 1/4th of the sponsored quota is reserved for Foreign students.
  3. Priority for the sponsored quota will be as follows:
    1. 1st Priority: Candidates from government offices & Government Owned Organizations or Companies
    2. 2nd Priority: Other Organizations
  4. If applications are not received in sponsored/foreign category, then the seat will be fulfilled as the full fee category.