CTEVT Institutes, Colleges & Schools in Nepal

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

The national statistics show the following data regarding CTEVT institutions across 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 Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) sector committed for the production of technical and skillful human resources required to the nation.

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

It has an assembly consisting of 24 members and a governing board known as Council comprising nine members. 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 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 certificate, 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 as 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 with the aim of providing certain professional and vocational skills to the people who are either unable to gain higher education or are interested to gain certain vocational/ professional skills for their better professional career.

These courses are designed to meet the demand and needs of the people, especially in the field of 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 trades. And the entry requirement for TSLC level is SEE appeared candidates for the course of 18 months. TSLC and proficiency/diploma level programs are mentioned in details as follows:

Certificate/Diploma level programs:

The entry requirement for 3 years 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 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: Candidates who have completed General Medicine course are eligible to sit in the Bachelor of Public Health (BPH) entrance examination as well as other disciplines, but need to complete deficiency course of science conducted by National Education Board (NEB) to be eligible for MBBS entrance examination.

In order to study 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 trade-wise program system:

2) TSLC programs: The entry requirement for 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 above-mentioned courses 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 above-mentioned courses by receiving at least 68.66 percent can be eligible to sit in the entrance examination of 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 in an average is employed (including self-employment). CTEVT fills the same gap in Nepal.

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

CTEVT provides training that equips technical and soft skills in the manpower, which allow 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 in comparison to the general skills, allowing them to earn more.

CTEVT Institutes, Colleges & Schools in Nepal

Name of the Institute Address Contact
Kathmandu Forestry College Koteshwor, Kathmandu 01-5147211
Central Engineering Campus Balkumari, Imadol Lalitpur 01 5202414, 9860468347
Himal Dental Hospital and Institute of Dental Science Chabahil, Kathmandu, Kathmandu 01-4008705
NAMS College Old Baneshwor, Kathmandu 01-4466465 / 4469017
Balaju School of Engineering and Technology Balaju, Kathmandu 01-4350213 / 4350228
Kathmandu Institute of Technology (KIT) Dhapasi, Kathmandu 01-5159255 / 5159021
Nepal Institute of Medical Science and Technology Gwarko, Lalitpur 01-5159255 / 5159021
Little Buddha College of Health Science Min-Bhawan, Kathmandu 01-4784458 / 4784459
College of Applied Food and Dairy Technology Min-Bhawan, Kathmandu 01-4107144 / 4107234
A La Carte Hospitality Nepal New Baneshwor, Kathmandu 01-4115558
National Health Training Center Teku, Kathmandu 01-4257262
Hope International College Satdobato, Lalitpur 01-5151867 / 5151936
Kantipur Tourism and Hotel Management College Chipledunga, Pokhara, Kaski 061-540884, 9813765305
Balkumari College Narayangarh, Chitwan 056-521842, 533205, 526527
Karnali Technical School Ghughuti-5, Chandannath, Jumla 994870324, 994870325
Khwopa Polytechnic Institute Chyamhasingh, Bhaktapur 01-6613146 / 6619585
Korea Nepal Institute of Technology (KNIT) Tamnagar 14, Butwal, Rupandehi 071-450004
Nepal Polytechnic Institute Bharatpur, Chitwan 056-524161 / 572417
Rapti Technical School Baghdhaddi-8, Lalmatiya, Dang-Deukhuri 082-580029
Seti Technical School Jogidabra 7, Dipayal Silgadi, Doti 094-412176, 094-412027
Aadarsha Model Secondary School Rapti-2, Dang-Deukhuri
Aarati Technical Institute, Salyan Khalanga, Salyan 082-691374
Acme College of Engineering Banasthali, Kathmandu 01-4381335 /4360503
Advanced Studies of Health Sciences Shankarnagar, Butwal, Rupandehi 071-560432, 9857027625
Agro Forestry Polytechnic Institute Mathura, Arghakhanchi
Alka Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) Hattiban, Lalitpur 01-5251174, 9801206928
All Nepal College of Technical Education Gaushala-9, Battisputali, Kathmandu 01-4470205 / 4470906
AMDA Institute of Health Sciences (AMDA Hospital, Damak) Damak, Jhapa 023-580186 / 580667
Arghakhanchi Technical Training School Sandhikharka, Arghakhanchi 077-470194
Asha Hospital Chitwan Bharatpur-10, Chitwan 056-526421
Asian College for Advance Studies Satdobato, Lalitpur 01-5540183 / 5530656
Asian College of Medical Science and Technology Kupandole, Jwagal-10, Lalitpur 01-5260832, 9851128232
Asian Engineering College Shankhamul, Kathmandu 01-4783350 / 4783981
Attariya Technical School Dhangadhi, Kailali 091-551286
Ayurvedic Medical Institute Janakpur Janakpurdham, Dhanusa 041-692046
Bageshwori Health College Nepalgunj, Banke 081-527701, 9848024666
Baglung Technical Institute Ramrekha, Baglung 068-20138
Baijnath Engineering College Bhimdatta – 4, Kanchanpur 099-522526 / 520226
Bairiya Secondary School Ratnanagari-10, Chitwan
B and B Medical Institute (Nursing College) Gwarko, Lalitpur 01-5202152 / 5202381
Bandipur Campus Bandipur, Tanahu 9846167743, 065-520168
Bandipur Technical Institute Bandipur, Tanahu 065-520168
Bardiya Medical Institute Tulapur-7, Gulariya, Bardiya 084-420492
Bardiya Technical Institute Gulariya-6, Bardiya
Barun Devi Secondary School Kamalamai Municipality, Sindhuli
Bageshwor Academy for Health Science Santoshi Tole-2, Dhangadhi, Kailali 091-522033 / 520313
Bhagwati Secondary School Doti Talara, Doti
Bhaktapur Homeopathic Clinic and Medical College Nagpokhari, Bhaktapur
Bhanu Secondary School Bharatpur Metropolitan City-21, Chitwan
Bharatpur Hospital Nursing Campus Bharatpur, Chitwan
Bhawani Hospital and Research Center Birgunj, Parsa
Bheri College of Medical Science Guleriya, Bardiya
Bheri Nursing Campus Belaspur, Nepalgunj, Banke 081-527952 / 523839
Bhimdutta Polytechnic Institute Baitadi, Baitadi
Bidhya Jyoti Secondary School Lamjung Sundarbajar-5, Lamjung
Birat Health College and Research Center Biratnagar, Morang 021-420974, 9842045040
Birendra Institute of Medical and Dental Technology Dharmashala, Janakpur, Dhanusa 041-526366, 9816812404
Birgunj Institute of Technology Birgunj, Parsa 051-528020, 9845025100
Boston Academy for Medical Science In front of Airport, Bharatpur, Chitwan 056-521519 / 523922
BP Memorial Health Institute and Research Center Dhapasi, Kathmandu 01-4350807 / 4355456
BP Memorial Polytechnic Institute Dhanusa, Dhanusa
Buddhilal Bidya Munar Secondary School Sambhunath, Saptari
Butwal Technical Institute Butwal – 6, Rupandehi 071-540133
Cambridge Technical Institute
Care Medical Center Pidarichowk-9, Janakpurdham, Dhanusa 041-520479, 9854023050
Central Engineering College Ramanand Chowk 8, Janakpur, Dhanusa 041-527336
Charak Hospital Nursing College Pokhara, Kaski 061-229244
Chhnnamasta Educational Academy Rajbiraj, Saptari 031-520830 / 522830
Chitwan Academy for Technical Education Doorsanchar Road, Bharatpur-10, Chitwan 056-533260 / 526224
College of Allied Health Science Nepalgunj-17, Bagiya, Banke 081-527546 / 528260
College of Computer Technology Devinagar 13, Butwal, Rupandehi 071-540879
College of Medical Sciences (CMS) Bharatpur, Chitwan 056-524203
College of Ophthalmic Science, Banke Nepalgunj, Banke
Dadeldhura Paramedical Campus Amargadhi-6, Dadeldhura 096-690815
Dailekh Technical Institute Narayani-1, Dailekh 089-410136
Dang Technical Institute Tulsipur-6, Dang-Deukhuri 082-560736
Dang CMA Training Center Dang, Dang-Deukhuri 082-520646
DAV Institute of Information Technology Jwalakhel, Lalitpur
Deep Jyoti Nursing Campus Ghorahi, Dang-Deukhuri 082-560047
Deurali Janata Prabidhik Sikshyalaya Butwal, Rupandehi 071-445377
Deuti Technical Training Institute Birendranagar, Surkhet 083-520805
Devdaha Medical College Bhaluhi-8, Devdaha, Butwal, Rupandehi 071-403001 / 403004
Dewati Engineering College
Dhading Polytechnic Institute Gajuri, Dhading
Dhankuta Institute of Health Science Bich Bajar-6, Dhankuta 026-520033

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 in this list as well as other notices, events, and all the news from CTEVT Nepal.

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