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Studying in Nepal
Studying in Nepal is incredibly easy. With living expenses lower than many Asian capitals, easier student visa rules, and access to world class education in a beautiful historic city, your choice to consider Kathmandu as a study endeavor will surely be a wise decision.
Nepal is famous in the world as a green and peace loving country. The peaceful environment of the country provides comfortable suits for student to explore, research and understand the matter you study in your textbook.
Student Visa Information
A study visa can be applied online through
The study visa shall be granted to the foreigners and their family who, having obtained the approval of Nepal Government, come to study, teach or conduct research in any educational institute in Nepal.
Except for the foreigners who visit Nepal under the award of scholarship by Nepal Government or the accepted program of Nepal Government or Students and researcher under the agreement within the two universities or students from SAARC member states or students studying up to secondary level the foreigners intending to study and conduct research at their own will shall be granted the study visa only on the basis
of the authentic source, in the case of the foreigner, to make expenses of at least three thousand American Dollars, grossly or on a monthly installment basis, per annum during their stay in Nepal, and in the case of their family, that of at least two thousand American Dollars per annum, or on the basis of the submission of a certificate of the exchange of foreign currency equivalent thereto or bank statement equivalent thereto.
The study visa shall be granted for one year at a time. In cases the visa has to be granted for a period in excess thereof, the term of the visa may be extended by taking into consideration of the study and research progress report of such person, his activities as well as
other necessary matters. Provided, however, that in the case of a researcher or student, such extension of the term shall be only for up to the Period of research or that of educational degree under study.
Not withstanding anything written in clause (3), study visa may be granted to the student studying with technical subject, for total educational tenure of study.
The recommendation of the Ministry of concerned has to be submitted for the student visa, an application for the student visa has to be submitted in the format as referred to in Appendix -2.
(Source: http://www.nepalimmigration.gov.np) Note: In case of Indian nationals, visa is not required