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Top Information Technology (IT) Colleges in Nepal

Published Date : September 10, 2021
Author : Bijaya Karki

In recent years, the popularity of IT-based management and science education in higher education has skyrocketed. You will get excellent job opportunities in both Nepali and the international markets if your field of specialization is in Information Technology (IT). If you are passionate about computer technology, software, or IT in general. You don’t have to flee abroad to pursue your IT career. To fulfill the increasing demand of the contemporary Nepalese market many IT colleges are committed to producing competent IT professionals. These days you can find many top-notch IT colleges in Nepal. 

General Scenario:

All IT colleges in Nepal are affiliated with either national universities like Tribhuvan University, Purbanchal University, Kathmandu University, Pokhara University, etc. or they are in affiliation to international Universities. This is how colleges provide their students with a national and international degree. Though the recognition and affiliation may vary, every college is highly committed to providing standardized world-class IT education in Nepal.

Those colleges that are affiliated with Nepalese universities offer Four-years bachelor’s degree and those colleges that are affiliated with international universities offer Three years of bachelor’s degree. The overall fees of colleges affiliated with national universities may range from a minimum of 2/4.5 to a maximum of 8/9 lakhs. The overall fees of colleges affiliated with international universities may range from a minimum of 8 to a maximum of 9/15 lakhs.

IT colleges in Nepal are providing great impetus to bring change in the field of IT. There are ample IT courses available these days to choose from. The list of some excellent IT courses & programs that are available in Nepal are mentioned below: 

BCA “Bachelor of Computer Applications” 

B.Sc.CSIT“Bachelors of Science in Computer Science and Information Technology” 

BTech “Bachelor of Technology” 

BE Computer Science “Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science” 

BIT “Bachelors in Information Technology” 

BIM “Bachelor in Information Management” 

BCIS “Bachelor of Computer Information System” 

BSc. ICT “Bachelor of Science in Information Communication Technology” 

Ethical Hacking 

Cybersecurity etc.

The list of the Top IT colleges in Nepal is mentioned below. 

Deerwalk Institute of Technology (DWIT)

Deerwalk Institute of Technology is in collaboration between Nepalese entrepreneurs and a software-based company in the United States, Deerwalk INC. This college is operated by Nepalese and American professionals to offer quality education to Nepalese society. DWIT’s main objective is to produce competent engineers and other technical professionals who are capable of meeting the difficulties of an increasingly globalized industrial workplace.  

Programmes Offered:  

  1. B.Sc.CSIT
  2. BCA

Location: JayaBageshwori, Sifal Kathmandu

Tel: 01-4485424



Softwarica College of IT and E-commerce

This is one of the early colleges in Nepal to offer British education.

Softwarica College has teamed up with the Coventry University of the UK to provide a variety of undergraduate courses. Students will obtain a Coventry University degree if they complete the course successfully. This college has vowed to ensure a bright future for its students by empowering them and teaching them to learn.

Programmes Offered

  1. BSc (Hons) Computing
  2. BSc (Hons) Ethical Hacking & Cybersecurity

Location: Dillibazar, Mahakabi Marg Kathmandu

Tel:  01-4525661



Amrit Science Campus (ASC)

This college has picked one of the programs that combine knowledge of both computer science and technology, allowing students to pursue a dual specialization.  Though the primary focus of ASC is on science it has also considered teaching information technology. It is one of the popular colleges located in Kathmandu Nepal and it has a good ranking.

In ASC, Every year 108 seats are available for IT students.

Programmes Offered:

  1. B.Sc.CSIT
  2. B.Sc.

Location: Thamel, Kathmandu

Tel: 01-4411637, 01-4410408



Asian School of Management and Technology (ASM)

ASM offers cheap graduate and undergraduate IT courses in a highly academic setting. The Asian School of Management and Technology is committed to providing high-quality education and a proper learning environment. The college strives to produce skilled professionals in the fields of management and information technology.

Programmes Offered:

  1. B.Sc. CSIT
  2. BCA
  3. BIM

Location: Gongabu, Ringroad, Kathmandu

Tel: 01-6204668




Aberdeen International College

This college was founded to provide high-quality education and prepare students to adapt to a challenging market. It provides professional training in PHP, JAVA, ORACLE, MAGENTO, FRAMEWORK CI, YII, WORDPRESS THEME BUILDING, and many more. 

Programmes Offered:

  1. B.S.c. CSIT

Affiliation: TU

Location: Jawalakhel, Lalitpur. 

Tel: 01-5530889



Islington College

In Nepal's history of IT education, Islington college is the first academic institution to provide a UK university undergraduate curriculum. Islington College is in partnership with London Metropolitan University. 

Islington College aspires to provide outstanding international degree programs in collaboration with leading foreign universities and institutions of the UK and Singapore.

Programmes Offered:

  1. BSc (Hons) Multimedia Technologies
  2. MSc IT & Applied Security
  3. BSc (Hons) Computing
  4. BSc (Hons) Computer Networking & IT Security
  5. BIT Bachelor degrees in Information Technology

Location: Kamal Pokhari, Kathmandu, Nepal Kathmandu, Nepal

Tel: 01-4512929



Texas College of Management & IT (TCMIT)

It is one of the most dynamic colleges in Nepal. It is known for being a student-friendly and all-in-one IT college in Nepal  It is in collaboration with Lincoln University College in Malaysia. TCMIT has well-designed laboratories, classrooms & responsible faculty members. This college has been working relentlessly to change the face of IT education In Nepal. All the programs offered by TCMIT are highly effective. 

Programmes Offered:

  1. BCS
  2. BIT
  3. B.Sc.CSIT
  4. MCS

Location: Sifal, Chabahil Kathmandu, Nepal

Tel: 977-1-4479017,4490670 



Kathford International College (KIC) 

Kathford International College of Engineering and Management is one of the popular colleges affiliated with Tribhuvan University.  KIC has designed its course in such a way that even Outside of the classroom, Kathford students can build technical expertise and professional abilities, resulting in a superb learning experience and exceptional employability.

Programmes Offered:

  1. B.S.c. CSIT

Affiliation: TU

Location: Balkumari, Lalitpur 

Tel : 01-2050226, 01-5186046



National College of Computer Studies (NCCS)

NCCS College of IT and Management, founded in 1999, is one of the popular IT colleges in Kathmandu. It prepares all students not just to meet the demands of a fast-paced IT sector, but also to excel in it. NCCS is committed to providing students best education. It is in affiliation with Nepal's oldest and most prominent university (I.e. Tribhuvan University)

Programmes Offered:

  1. BIM
  2. B.Sc.CSIT
  3. BCA

Location: Paknajol Marg, Kathmandu

Tel: 01-4251711



St. Xavier's College

St. Xavier College is affiliated with TU. It provides a four-year Bachelor course of  B.Sc.CSIT. This College enables students to reach their greatest potential by encouraging them and improving student-teacher relationships. In St. Xavier’s college students are exposed to a variety of activities to build leaders. 

Programmes Offered:

  1. B.Sc.CSIT

Location: Maitighar, Kathmandu

Tel: 01-4221365, 4244636



Henry Ford International College 

Henry Ford International College is one of the most prestigious educational institutions that carry out Various seminars, networking events, and meetups that allow students to engage with the IT industry.

It is dedicated to giving a world-class education in the field of BCA and B.Sc.CSIT. The college provides a job-oriented academic program, which is extremely beneficial in today's competitive job market. 

Programmes Offered:

  1. B.Sc.CSIT
  2. BCA

Affiliation: TU

Location: Kalanki, Kalankisthan, Kathmandu,

Tel: 4275203, 4273159, 4288338



The aforementioned IT colleges are the most popular in Nepal. However there are other wonderful IT colleges in Nepal, they are mentioned below:

Trinity International College 

Padmashree International College 

Kathmandu Engineering College 

Patan Multiple Campus 

Himalayan Whitehouse International College

Apex College 

Kantipur City College 

Nagarjuna College of Information and Technology 

Prime College 

Ramsagar Campus 

Nobel College 



Studying IT opens up myriads of spectacular  Opportunities. However, you have to be extremely cautious while selecting IT colleges. If you don’t know which college is best for you, please visit our previous article regarding “How to choose the best college in Nepal.” The field of IT is extremely dynamic. Information Technology (IT) is one of the best courses to pick because of its high demand in the contemporary market. IT is pervasive in today’s world no matter which career we pursue or no matter where we go we will encounter miracles of Information technology. Since Information technology has made an immense contribution in every aspect of our lives it has made our life easy and the world a better place to live.