M.Sc in Natural Resources Management and Rural Development

M.Sc in Natural Resources Management and Rural Development

M.Sc. in Natural Resources Management is an interdisciplinary course with the focus on training professionals with knowledge and understanding of the dynamics of natural resources, their relationship and management. This has been the most sought after course among the professionals working in the areas of rural and urban planning, ecosystem management, watershed management, water resources management, forestry and waste management.

Academic session

The session generally starts in September-October each year.

Annual enrollment

The College enrolls 20 students in each batch.


A Candidate having graduation with at least 15 years of schooling in any of the following: Engineering, Architecture, Food technology, Agriculture, Forestry, Surveying, Animal Science, Management, Geography, Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, Environmental Science, Physics, Chemistry, Zoology and Botany from recognized University are considered eligible to apply for admission.

Admission Criteria

Application forms can be obtained from KAFCOL, IOF Pokhara and IOF liaison office Kirtipur. Students who have passed the entrance exam are eligible for admission in this program.

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