Takshashila Academy

Samakhusi, Kathmandu

ABOUT

Takshashila Academy is an educational institution which provides a platform to its pupils for exploring their potentialities leading to the high quality education. It was established in 1998.

Avidit Acharya (PhD, Princeton University, USA) proposed the name Takshashila to remind one of the past glories of education in South Asia. Takshashila University was a citadel of learning even before Lord Buddha. It was the University where Panini wrote the Sanskrit grammar called Ashtadhyayi which is regarded as the best grammar of any language written so far in the world. Takshashila University was the one where Mahayana Buddhism was studied and Kautilya studied, taught and wrote famous book Arthashastra (Economics).

Takshashila Academy provides +2 education in Science, Management and Humanities stream with the affiliation from National Examinations Board and Bachelor in Business Studies (BBS) with the affiliation from Tribhuvan University. It aims to to provide best teaching-learning environment which helps to foster best quality education through highly qualified academicians of Nepal and Abroad.

Objectives:

  • To develop the  virtues of honesty, truthfulness, courage, cleanliness and thrift in students.
  • To develop the virtues of self-discipline, self-reliance and self confidence.
  • To prepare students to be adaptable for the challenges of the 21st century.
  • To promote partnership between pupils, parents, school and community in the education of our students.
  • To teach students the techniques of research that can be utilized in their higher studies.

Salient Features

  • Guest Lectures of renowned academicians from Nepal and abroad (India, UK, USA and Australia)
  • Special classes for students focusing on medical and engineering entrance preparation classes in the +2 academic session (Many of our directors themselves are reputed teaches of these entrance classes)
  • Special privileges for the students in their Medical and Engineering Entrance preparation classes after they finish their +2 from Takshashila Academy.
  • Very high level counselling for the higher studies abroad by Prof. Dr. Jaya Raj Acharya (Former UN Ambassador) and by educationists from USA, UK and Australia.
  • Other specialties like extra tutorial classes, project works for science and non-science students.
  • Transcendental Meditation (TM) by a trained TM Teacher.

Admission Guidelines

  • Only those who have passed SEE with A+, A, B+, B Grade will be encouraged to apply for admission in class XI. 
  • No one will be admitted without passing the entrance test and oral interview administered by Takshashila Academic Committee.
  • Parents are required to be present at oral interview of the students. 
  • Girls and students from marginalized communities will be given special priority in admission.

SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

  • Full Scholarship will be given to the Entrance Topper
  • Full Scholarship on admission fee will be given to the Student Playing National Level Games (Recommendation letter from the ward office is necessary)
  • Full scholarship on admission fee will be given to martyrs and marginalized family (Required Documents are necessary).
  • Various Scholarship Schemes will be provided for deserving students.

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