KU School of Education announces PhD Fellowship

2016-04-16 - 2016-05-06

Scholarships for PhD

Kathmandu University School of Education (KUSOED) announces one full-time PhD fellowship for Nepali citizens starting from May 2016. The fellowship is provided by the project 'Gender Equality, Peace and Security in Nepal and Myanmar, which is funded by the Research Council of Norway's NORGLOBAL program to the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIG) and implemented in Nepal by the Nepal Centre for Contemporary Research (NCCR). This is a three year full time study.


  • Completed at-least 18 years of formal education;
  • MPhil degree or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 3.25 out of four point grading system or 60% in aggregate in previous degree.
  • Candidates willing to apply for PhD must submit a full research proposal of not more than 4,000 words in following area (this is only a tentative title): "Peace education with focuses on the gender dimension of disarmament demobilization and reintegration (DDR) processes in Nepal"

Timeline for Application

  • Deadline for Application : 6 May 2016 (7:00 PM)
  • Written Entrance Test : 10 May 2016 1.00 PM
  • Interview & Presentation of Research Proposal: 12 May 2016 Program Resumes : 15 May 2016

Application form can be obtained from School of Education, Kathmandu University, Hattiban, Lalitpur or can be downloaded from the website of School. Application must be submitted to KUSOED office in person or can be mailed to [email protected]

Selected candidate will spend sir months in Norway during the study period.

For further information

Candidates can contact to:

Kathmandu University, School of Education

Hattiban. Lalitpur. GPO Box 6250 IR. Nepal. Tel: : 01-5250524

E-mail: :[email protected]

(Forms can also be downloaded from: www.kusoed.edu.np)

Candidates can also contact to:

Nepal Centre for Contemporary Research (NCCR)

Ekantakuna. Lalitpur

Tel: : 01-5000053, 01-5554756