Pedagogy

Career
Basan Shrestha, Vising Faculty Member of NIMS and Training Specialist This is an era of data visualization. Organizations and professionals need data to inform decision making and planning. However, they face challenges in making sense of all different kinds of data they collect.  Simple and easy to apply statistical solutions can offer solutions. Statistics is a science of collecting, measuring, analyzing, and visualizing data. But many face challenges on how to perform statistical analysis on [...]
Online Short Course on Statistical Analysis Using Excel: 19-21 October
Career
Basan Shrestha, Vising Faculty Member of NIMS and Training Specialist This is an era of data visualization. Organizations and professionals need data to inform decision making and planning. However, they face challenges in making sense of all different kinds of data they collect.  Simple and easy to apply statistical solutions can offer solutions. Statistics is a science of collecting, measuring, analyzing, and visualizing data. But many face challenges on how to perform statistical analysis on [...]
NIMS Colleges, Social Welfare Council and TU, Social Work Department Jointly Announce Interdisciplinary Webinar Series on Understanding the Impact of the Pandemic
Education
COVID-19 Pandemic is impacting the health, education, economy and society of Nepal like no other. The pandemic has also exposed the limits of conventional science and academic disciplines of knowledge. While decision makers at different levels of government are facing unprecedented challenges on how this pandemic can be managed, Nepal’s academic community also struggles to make sense of the crisis, and has made limited contribution. This webinar brings scholars from UK, USA and Nepal to [...]
Prof. Brian Purdey Provided a Career Uplifting Training to NIMS Faculty on Innovative Teaching and Learning
Education
Dec 17, 2019, Lalitpur – Professor Dr. Brian Purdey, Manipal Institute of Technology, Australia provided a career uplifting training on Innovative Teaching and Learning Practices in Higher Education to the faculty members of the NIMS College from November 8 to December 1. The training emphasized on Dr. Brian’s experiences in utilizing different tools to enhance the capacity of the faculty members. Seventeen faculty members participated in the training for a better adaptation of methodology.  A [...]
Exciting Environmental Sociology Fellowship!!!
Career
NIMS College is proud to announce research scholarship for prospective MA Sociology students committed to pursue dissertation research on any of the following topics of Environmental Sociology: Political economy of scientific forest management Economic sociology of agriculture and forest enterprises in Nepal Political sociology of environmental governance in federalizing Nepal Climate change and Himalayan societal resilience in Nepal Political economy of hydropower development in Nepal Natural resources conflict and social transformation Gender justice and environmental [...]
Grab the Rare Training Opportunity by an Australian Prof. on Innovative Teaching and Learning
Education
Prof. Dr Brian Purdey, University of Sunshine Coast, Australia is kindly providing a career uplifting training on Innovative Teaching and Learning Practices in Higher Education. Key topics of the training include: Creative and Student-centred Learning, Problem Solving and Real World Based Pedagogies Methods of Teaching and Critical Thinking, and Academic Entrepreneurship. The course will run for a total of 18 hours spread into 12 sessions of 1.5 hours each. While theoretical aspects are presented by [...]
NIMS inks agreement with two colleges
Education
NIMS College has signed a formal agreement with Gaurishankar Multiple Campus (GMC) in Dolakha and Annapurna Model College (AMC) in Butuwal in order to enhance mutual cooperation in enhancing the reach of NIMS College beyond Kathmandu valley and extending support to these institutions in enhancing quality education. This is in line with NIMS vision of delivering global quality education in Nepal. As part of the collaborative agreements, the NIMS College offers support to GMC and [...]
Student Centered Training on Leadership, Creativity and Business Innovation Announced
Education
Rare opportunity of training from globally renown Professor on Creativity and Leadership! NIMS College is pleased to announce a course on Leadership, Creativity and Business Innovation for students of NIMS College and consortium partners of NIMS College. This is part of a larger initiative of NIMS College entitled Academic and Personal Competency Enhancement Training Systems (APCETS). APCETS is designed as an additional and complementary system of learning on top of the curriculum of Tribhuvan University [...]
Transforming Boring Classes into Exciting Learning Platforms at NIMS College?
Education
  By Ishwari P Banjade   Boring classrooms In my teaching journey of more than a decade, I have often found teachers’ roles and responsibilities limited to planning the lesson, delivering lectures, assessing students’ learning, and managing the classroom environment. In other words, traditionally there has been an attempt to typify the teaching duties merely in terms of delivering the course content in a specified time period without bothering much about other significant aspects of [...]
Social Work Field Camps: Exciting Learning and Community Experience
Internship and jobs
  By Gita Bhattarai Learning beyond the classroom Social work education is gaining popularity among students as a unique academic program within social science. What fascinates me about this program is its focus on field education and experiential from fieldwork activities. What is fascinating is that the program inculcates a unique value orientation that aims at making students responsible social citizens. Unlike other social sciences programs which are primarily theoretical in nature, this discipline has [...]