Detail Page

Scholarship Scheme

Scholarship Scheme in KU SOS programs:

  • KU SOS Need Based Scholarship :

    The need based scholarship is generally announced during the time of admission and is focused to 1st year needy students admitted in KU UNG programs. For each 30 fee paying students, student will be admitted on full or partial scholarship (equivalent to the tuition fee of one student). This scholarship is provided to 1st year students at the time of admission, first time on need basis and then based on their academic admission, first time on need basis and then based on their academic performance reviewing annually.

  • KU Loan Scholarship:

    Loan Scholarship is generally provided to students anytime as per their need. Under this category, a loan is provided to the selected students enabling them to meet 25% to 50% of total fees charged by the University. This scholarship depends on available funds in each UNG program of SOS as per KU rule. In this scholarship, the student must sign a contract paper with the University (as a bond paper) for its refund. The number of this scholarship offered in this scheme depends upon the available scholarship fund which in turn is dependent on the return/payment of the load received by the students in earlier years.

    Criteria for Loan Scholarship:
    • Student unable to pay the fees due to suffering from natural disaster or accidental case.
    • Applicant should be Kathmandu University UNG 2nd, 3rd or 4th year student.
    • Student should have sound academic grades in 1st year.


  • Merit Based Scholarship:
    Merit based Scholarship is provided to the following category students:     
    - Topper of each semester
    - CBT topper
    The merit based scholarship is provided to the topper of the semester per 30 students' intake capacity.
  • UGC Formula Funding Scholarship:

    This scholarship is funded by University Grants Commission under their terms and conditions and provided to the graduate level students.

  • KU Silver Jubilee graduate assistantship for M. Phil. /Ph. D. :

    Graduate Assistantship is provided to M. Phil. and Ph. D. students as per the need of department and request of the candidate. In this case, the candidate is hired as a lecturer of UNG or laboratory tutor. The tuition fee is reimbursed after the successful course completion and report submission to office of the Dean.

For further details, please contact School of Science. Dhulikhel, Kavre.