Message from the Dean
Thank you for your interest in graduate education at the Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), Pokhara University. The FMS is committed to scholarly excellence and student success. The Faculty of Management Studies (FMS) is an exciting place because it provides an environment that encourages the development of students' talents. I am proud of its rich culture of providing practical, experience-based business education that our colleges have upheld since its inception. Our academic programs prepare our students to become leaders with moral depth and intellectual intensity necessary to meet the challenges in the society.
The FMS is the pioneer Faculty of Pokhara University. It aims to develop executives and managers for various areas of economic and social life of the country with a high level competence to develop management professionals and entrepreneurs in global perspectives. It enhances the horizon of the knowledge and managerial skills to broaden the outlook of students by inculcating positive attitudes and also make them responsible citizens of the world. The Faculty offers Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral programs in business studies. Our Faculty is unique in a sense that majority of faculties have been awarded PhD degree by renowned universities and competent academics since they are actively involved in research witnessed by publications in reputed journals.
Central to the success of our students has been the successful leadership and experience-based knowledge that our faculties bring into the classroom. The knowledge of our faculties continue to drive change both university and the society. We bring to our work a genuine openness to innovation that cultivates the talents of our scholars and creates a culture that builds community. As a Dean, my aim is to improve the significant opportunities for our students to create new knowledge, prepare for careers inside and outside the academy and address the evolving needs of society. We are deeply committed to the work in broadening participation in higher education that leads to more diverse and inclusive scholarly community.
Therefore, I would like to welcome all the perspective students to our colleges for their bright future. Our emphasis will continue to be in creating vibrant and dedicated managers and competent entrepreneurs to meet the challenges of the organizations and society as well. I believe the student will enjoy and make best of their time in Pokhara University School of Business and its affiliated colleges.
With best wishes for your bright academic career,
Dr. Daya Raj Dhakal
Dean, Faculty of Management Studies