About Us

About Us

NIMS College was established in 2007 to provide affordable higher education in Nepal.  It was founded by a team of academics and community leaders in Nepal. Over a decade of dedicated educational services, NIMS has become one of the most popular management colleges in Kathmandu valley. In 10 years, it has served hundreds of Nepalese students and its alumni work in prestigious positions in Nepal and outside.

Since November 2018, NIMS has come under a new management team with international academic experience. The new team include some of the highly reputed professionals in different fields of research and education in Nepal. They have international experience including in the UK, Australia and the USA, and various parts of Europe.

The new management team has a vision to transform NIMS into an education provider of international reputation. To translate this vision, NIMS teaching and learning systems are being radically improved to meet international quality standards.

NIMS offer programs at undergraduate and post graduate levels. Its programs cover management, business, IT, sociology, with plans to expand its scope. It is successfully running BSW, BBS, MBS, MA Sociology. It has recently acquired Bachler of Computer Application (BCA). All of the programs are affiliated with Tribhuvan University which is Nepal’s oldest University, with global reputation.

In all of tis teaching and learning, NIMS strives to strives to enable students to achieve academic learning, critical thinking, problem solving skills, and  confidence building. NIMSoffers post graduate students an opportunity to grow advanced research and leadership skills. It has published numerous journals and scientific papers drawing on the research of its faculties and post graduate students. Under graduate students will find NIMS a place to dream and define their careers.

In addition to academic programs, it has also organised a number of career development and professional development trainings. Social activities around sports club, leadership hubs, innovation labs and community camps all boost your professional and personal competence.


In the crowd of private colleges in the Kathmandu Valley, it is hard to decide which college to choose. This choice can have a lasting impact in your life and career.

NIMS college stands out in a number of important areas that affect your life and career:

International quality learning environment: The new management brings academic experience from the UK, USA, and Australia. At NIMS, you will be exposed to global best practices in teaching and learning.

Qualified teachers: NIMS management carefully selects faculties who are passionate in academic teaching and are also willing to learn themselves. Teachers receive periodic trainings on global best practices in teaching and learning so you will have the best possible learning experience.

Good facility and learning resources: NIMS strives to provide good learning resources. It has a well managed library, dedicated computer lab, and well-equipped and comfortable classrooms. You can also opt in for your pick up and drop service if you live away from the campus (within Kathmandu valley).

Use of real world as a classrooms. Whether you are doing MA Sociology or Bachelor of Computer Application, you will have the opportunity to go out and apply your concepts to understand and solve real world challenges. Theoretical learning in classrooms are important, but they do not make sense if you are not supported to see the link between theory and practice. We pay particular attention to this at NIMS.

Extra curricular activities and personality development: NIMS is a place where you will not only achieve a formal degree but transform your personality, build social networks, keep yourself active and dynamic thought sports and other extracurricular activities.

Career counselling and placement support. We do not just leave you with a degree certificate. We have a dedicated unit to a advise you on national and international career pathways and further studies.

Graduate Attributes

NIMS graduates have the following attributes:

  1. Technical and emotional confidence: graduates confidently demonstrate technical competence and are emotionally confident to share and discuss their knowledge.
  2. International outlook: graduates will develop an international outlook and see themselves as a member of global knowledge communities in their respective disciplines.
  3. Communicative: graduates have the verbal and written ability to communicate knowledge and ideas to a broad range of audiences, including the lay public as well as academic peers.
  4. Sound disciplinary knowledge: graduates have sound theoretical and practical knowledge of the discipline.
  5. Ability to translate knowledge: graduates have creative skills to articulate complex conceptual knowledge in relation to real world challenges.
  6. Critically thinking: graduates have the capacity to undertake critical analysis of discourse, narratives, theory and concepts related to their discipline and professional practice.

NIMS vision and goals

NIMS strives to become a high quality, research focused and innovation oriented higher education college in Nepal with students coming from across the South Asian region.

There will be visiting faculties coming from Australia and other parts of the worlds giving lectures and our own college faculties will also visit Australis for training and exposure. We will also have students exchange programs with Australian Universities. So all of these will make our college very attractive for both national and international students. We also expect students from India and other part of South Asia after second year. This way the college will be very selective in recruiting students and faculties. After 3rd year, we will be able to secure and attract some of the most talented students from Nepal and possibly from other countries in South Asia.

NIMS’ purpose is to deliver international quality education in the areas of business studies, management, IT and social sciences. By doing this, it also aims to become a center excellence in higher education in Nepal.

The business objectives for the next 5 years (2018-2023) are as follows:

  1. to strengthen the existing programs and the college management systems
  2. to build and strengthen college infrastructure covering computer lab, classrooms, seminar halls and all other kinds of teaching and learning resources
  3. to strengthen the human resource quality by providing training, exposure, research and other learning opportunities to make the college international standard
  4. to develop pathways to Australia universities and colleges of higher education
  5. to develop its own in the outer skirts of Kathmandu valley
  6. to obtain affiliations for new subjects and degrees from Nepalese as well as international Universities subject to Nepal government’s regulations