CTEVT Institutes, Colleges & Schools in Nepal

CTEVT: Constituent/Affiliated/Annex Institutes, Colleges & Schools in Nepal

The national statistics show the following data regarding CTEVT institutes across Nepal:

CTEVT Institutes, Colleges & Schools in Nepal
  • Affiliated institute: 429
  • Central Office: 1
  • Constituent Institutes: 45
  • Institutes Under Partnership Modality: 5
  • Institutions Under TECS Modality: 397
  • Polytechnic Under Construction: 1
  • Regional Office: 3
  • Training Institutes for Trainers: 1
  • Village Training Centers: N/A

CTEVT (Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training)

The Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT) was constituted in 1989 AD (2045 BS).

It’s a national autonomous apex body of the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) sector committed to producing technical and skillful human resources required for the nation.

It mainly involves policy formulation, quality control, preparation of competency-based curriculum, developing skill standards of various occupations and testing the people’s skills, conducting various research studies and training needs assessment, etc.

It has an assembly consisting of 24 members and a governing board known as the Council comprising nine members. The Minister of Education chairs both the Assembly and the Council. The Council has a full-time Vice-Chairperson and a Member-Secretary.


Skilling Nepal for People’s Prosperity


CTEVT is a vibrant organization promoting the TVET system to develop a competent workforce for national and international market needs


  1. Expand TVET programs for ensuring access and equity
  2. Ensure quality, relevant and efficient TVET system
  3. Enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of CTEVT management
  4. Establish NVQF to ensure its compatibility with the education framework
  5. Extend technical input to establish TVET Fund
  6. Establish effective coordination with and among TVET Stakeholders

Partners and Donors:

  • Colombo Plan Staff Colleges for Technician Education
  • Asian Development Bank
  • Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)
  • Overseas Development Agency
  • United Mission to Nepal (UMN)
  • Government of Denmark
  • Government of India
  • Government of China
  • UNDP etc.

CTEVT Courses in Nepal

CTEVT offers proficiency/diploma level, technical school leaving certificates, and short-term vocational and skill training through its constituted technical schools and training centers, affiliated technical colleges and institutes, and annex schools.

In brief, the existing provision of CTEVT programs can be mentioned below:

  1. Vocational Training Provision
  2. Technical Education Provision

I. Vocational Training Provision

CTEVT runs various vocational training programs of short duration ranging from 39 to 1500 hours in its owned, managed, and affiliated technical schools and training centers to provide certain professional and vocational skills to the people who are either unable to gain higher education or are interested in gaining certain vocational/ professional skills for their better professional career.

These courses are designed to meet the demand and needs of the people, especially in agriculture, engineering, health, tourism, management, and computer.

And most institutes specifically run mushroom production, vegetable production, gardening, cooking/baking, housekeeping, etc.

Any can take part in short-term vocational training and other skill training.

II. Technical Education Provision

CTEVT runs diploma/proficiency certificate level health, engineering, and agriculture trades courses through its constituted and other affiliated schools.

It offers TSLC-level programs in health, agriculture, engineering, social mobilization, office management, etc. And the entry requirement for TSLC level is SEE appeared candidates for 18 months. TSLC and proficiency/diploma level programs are mentioned in detail as follows:

Certificate/Diploma level programs:

The entry requirement for three-year certificate/diploma level programs is SEE passed.

i) Agriculture

(1) I. Sc. Ag. (Plant Science)

(2) I. Sc. Ag.  (Animal Science)

(3) Diploma in Food and Dairy Technology

Opportunities for Higher Education in Engineering Trade: Those who completed these courses as mentioned above can be eligible to sit in the entrance examination of bachelor level in the related subject.

ii) Engineering

(1) Diploma in Civil Engineering

(2) Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

(3) Diploma in Electrical Engineering

(4) Diploma in Electronic Engineering

(5) Diploma in Survey Engineering

(6) Diploma  in Computer Engineering

(7) Diploma in Information Technology

(8) Diploma in Architecture Engineering

Opportunities for Higher Education in Health Trade: Those CTEVT Institutes who completed these courses as mentioned above can be eligible to sit in the entrance examination of bachelor level in the related subject.

iii) Health/Medical Science

(1)    Proficiency Certificate in General Medicine

(2)    Proficiency Certificate in Nursing

(3)    Proficiency Certificate in Medical Lab Technology

(4)    Proficiency Certificate in Radiography

(5)    Proficiency Certificate in Ayurvedic Science

(6)    Diploma in Pharmacy

(7)    Diploma in Dental Science

(8)    Diploma in Ophthalmic Science

Note: CTEVT Institutes Candidates who have completed the General Medicine course are eligible to sit in the Bachelor of Public Health (BPH) entrance examination and other disciplines but need to complete a deficiency course of science conducted by the National Education Board (NEB) to be eligible for MBBS entrance examination.

To study for a Bachelor in Nursing (BN), two years of job experience is required. In addition, graduates of Diploma in Pharmacy and Proficiency in Medical Lab Technology courses can be eligible for the bachelor level in respective subjects.

CTEVT Institutestrade-wise program system:

2) TSLC programs: The entry requirement for the following TSLC programs is SEE completed.

i) Agriculture

(1) JTA (Animal Science)

(2) JTA (Plant Science)

Opportunities for upper-level study: Those who complete the courses mentioned above by receiving at least 68.66 percent can be eligible to sit in the entrance examination of I. Sc. Ag.

ii) Engineering (Sub-overseer)

(1) Civil

(2) Mechanical

(3) Electrical

(4) Electronic

(5) Automobile

(6) Junior Computer Technician

(7) Air-conditioning and refrigerator

(8) Sanitary

Opportunities for upper-level study: Those who completed the courses mentioned above by receiving at least 68.66 percent can be eligible to sit in the entrance examination for Diploma in Engineering in the related subject.

iii) Health

(1) CMA: opportunities for upper-level study

(2) ANM: opportunities for upper-level study

(3) AAHW: opportunities for upper-level study

(4) Dental Hygienist: opportunities for upper-level study

(5) Lab Assistant: opportunities for upper-level study

Why CTEVT in Nepal?

Various research studies show that more than 70 percent of the TEVT graduates, on average, are employed (including self-employment). CTEVT fills the same gap in Nepal.

Similarly, its courses are designed and accredited to allow graduates to get higher education opportunities than general education in their relevant subject.

CTEVT Institutes provide training that equips technical and soft skills in the manpower, which allows them to fulfill their dreams in case they want to migrate abroad for education and better job opportunities.

Technical skills add a much-needed requirement in an individual compared to general skills, allowing them to earn more.

CTEVT Institutes, Colleges & Schools in Nepal

Name of the InstituteAddressContact
Kathmandu Forestry CollegeKoteshwor, Kathmandu01-5147211
Central Engineering CampusBalkumari, Imadol Lalitpur01 5202414, 9860468347
Himal Dental Hospital and Institute of Dental ScienceChabahil, Kathmandu, Kathmandu01-4008705
NAMS CollegeOld Baneshwor, Kathmandu01-4466465 / 4469017
Balaju School of Engineering and TechnologyBalaju, Kathmandu01-4350213 / 4350228
Kathmandu Institute of Technology (KIT)Dhapasi, Kathmandu01-5159255 / 5159021
Nepal Institute of Medical Science and TechnologyGwarko, Lalitpur01-5159255 / 5159021
Little Buddha College of Health ScienceMin-Bhawan, Kathmandu01-4784458 / 4784459
College of Applied Food and Dairy TechnologyMin-Bhawan, Kathmandu01-4107144 / 4107234
A La Carte Hospitality NepalNew Baneshwor, Kathmandu01-4115558
National Health Training CenterTeku, Kathmandu01-4257262
Hope International CollegeSatdobato, Lalitpur01-5151867 / 5151936
Kantipur Tourism and Hotel Management CollegeChipledunga, Pokhara, Kaski061-540884, 9813765305
Balkumari CollegeNarayangarh, Chitwan056-521842, 533205, 526527
Karnali Technical SchoolGhughuti-5, Chandannath, Jumla994870324, 994870325
Khwopa Polytechnic InstituteChyamhasingh, Bhaktapur01-6613146 / 6619585
Korea Nepal Institute of Technology (KNIT)Tamnagar 14, Butwal, Rupandehi071-450004
Nepal Polytechnic InstituteBharatpur, Chitwan056-524161 / 572417
Rapti Technical SchoolBaghdhaddi-8, Lalmatiya, Dang-Deukhuri082-580029
Seti Technical SchoolJogidabra 7, Dipayal Silgadi, Doti094-412176, 094-412027
Adarsh Model Secondary SchoolRapti-2, Dang-Deukhuri 
Aarati Technical Institute, SalyanKhalanga, Salyan082-691374
Acme College of EngineeringBanasthali, Kathmandu01-4381335 /4360503
Advanced Studies of Health SciencesShankar Nagar, Butwal, Rupandehi071-560432, 9857027625
Agro-Forestry Polytechnic InstituteMathura, Arghakhanchi 
Alka Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS)Hattiban, Lalitpur01-5251174, 9801206928
All Nepal College of Technical EducationGaushala-9, Battisputali, Kathmandu01-4470205 / 4470906
AMDA Institute of Health Sciences (AMDA Hospital, Damak)Damak, Jhapa023-580186 / 580667
Arghakhanchi Technical Training SchoolSandhikharka, Arghakhanchi077-470194
Asha Hospital ChitwanBharatpur-10, Chitwan056-526421
Asian College for Advance StudiesSatdobato, Lalitpur01-5540183 / 5530656
Asian College of Medical Science and TechnologyKupandole, Jwagal-10, Lalitpur01-5260832, 9851128232
Asian Engineering CollegeShankhamul, Kathmandu01-4783350 / 4783981
Attariya Technical SchoolDhangadhi, Kailali091-551286
Ayurvedic Medical Institute JanakpurJanakpurdham, Dhanusa041-692046
Bageshwori Health CollegeNepalgunj, Banke081-527701, 9848024666
Baglung Technical InstituteRamrekha, Baglung068-20138
Baijnath Engineering CollegeBhimdatta – 4, Kanchanpur099-522526 / 520226
Bairiya Secondary SchoolRatnagiri-10, Chitwan 
B and B Medical Institute (Nursing College)Gwarko, Lalitpur01-5202152 / 5202381
Bandipur CampusBandipur, Tanahu9846167743, 065-520168
Bandipur Technical InstituteBandipur, Tanahu065-520168
Bardiya Medical InstituteTulapur-7, Gulariya, Bardiya084-420492
Bardiya Technical InstituteGulariya-6, Bardiya 
Barun Devi Secondary SchoolKamalamai Municipality, Sindhuli 
Bageshwor Academy for Health ScienceSantoshi Tole-2, Dhangadhi, Kailali091-522033 / 520313
Bhagwati Secondary School DotiTalara, Doti 
Bhaktapur Homeopathic Clinic and Medical CollegeNagpokhari, Bhaktapur 
Bhanu Secondary SchoolBharatpur Metropolitan City-21, Chitwan 
Bharatpur Hospital Nursing CampusBharatpur, Chitwan 
Bhawani Hospital and Research CenterBirgunj, Parsa 
Bheri College of Medical ScienceGuleriya, Bardiya 
Bheri Nursing CampusBelaspur, Nepalgunj, Banke081-527952 / 523839
Bhimdutta Polytechnic InstituteBaitadi, Baitadi 
Bidhya Jyoti Secondary School LamjungSundarbajar-5, Lamjung 
Birat Health College and Research CenterBiratnagar, Morang021-420974, 9842045040
Birendra Institute of Medical and Dental TechnologyDharmashala, Janakpur, Dhanusa041-526366, 9816812404
Birgunj Institute of TechnologyBirgunj, Parsa051-528020, 9845025100
Boston Academy for Medical ScienceIn front of the Airport, Bharatpur, Chitwan056-521519 / 523922
BP Memorial Health Institute and Research CenterDhapasi, Kathmandu01-4350807 / 4355456
BP Memorial Polytechnic InstituteDhanusa, Dhanusa 
Buddhilal Bidya Munar Secondary SchoolSambhunath, Saptari 
Butwal Technical InstituteButwal – 6, Rupandehi071-540133
Cambridge Technical Institute  
Care Medical CenterPidarichowk-9, Janakpurdham, Dhanusa041-520479, 9854023050
Central Engineering CollegeRamanand Chowk 8, Janakpur, Dhanusa041-527336
Charak Hospital Nursing CollegePokhara, Kaski061-229244
Chhnnamasta Educational AcademyRajbiraj, Saptari031-520830 / 522830
Chitwan Academy for Technical EducationDoorsanchar Road, Bharatpur-10, Chitwan056-533260 / 526224
College of Allied Health ScienceNepalgunj-17, Bagiya, Banke081-527546 / 528260
College of Computer TechnologyDevinagar 13, Butwal, Rupandehi071-540879
College of Medical Sciences (CMS)Bharatpur, Chitwan056-524203
College of Ophthalmic Science, BankeNepalgunj, Banke 
Dadeldhura Paramedical CampusAmargadhi-6, Dadeldhura096-690815
Dailekh Technical InstituteNarayani-1, Dailekh089-410136
Dang Technical InstituteTulsipur-6, Dang-Deukhuri082-560736
Dang CMA Training CenterDang, Dang-Deukhuri082-520646
DAV Institute of Information TechnologyJwalakhel, Lalitpur 
Deep Jyoti Nursing CampusGhorahi, Dang-Deukhuri082-560047
Deurali Janata Prabidhik SikshyalayaButwal, Rupandehi071-445377
Deuti Technical Training InstituteBirendranagar, Surkhet083-520805
Devdaha Medical CollegeBhaluhi-8, Devdaha, Butwal, Rupandehi071-403001 / 403004
Dewati Engineering College  
Dhading Polytechnic InstituteGajuri, Dhading 
Dhankuta Institute of Health ScienceBich Bajar-6, Dhankuta026-520033

What after CTEVT?

  • Job opportunities in the particular domain
  • Self-employment opportunities
  • Further education in Nepal and abroad

Closing Up

The above table lists all the CTEVT-affiliated colleges, institutes, and annexes across Nepal. Stick to us for more updates on this list and other notices, events, and news from CTEVT Nepal.

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