Is Engineering Interest Really Declining? IOE Responds Amidst College Surge

December 17, 2023

Recent media narratives have sparked discussions on a perceived decline in student enrollment in engineering programs, particularly in prestigious institutions like the Institute of Engineering (IOE). To delve into the intricacies of this matter, Edusanjal sat down for an exclusive interview with Assistant Dean Prof. Dr. Sushil Bahadur Bajracharya from IOE. In this candid conversation, Prof. Dr. Bajracharya clarifies the misconceptions surrounding vacant seats and addresses the alleged decrease in student interest. Contrary to the headlines, Prof. Dr. Bajracharya asserts that the surge in engineering colleges, rather than a diminishing student interest, is the driving force behind the reported situation.