Message From Director

Dear prospective students,

Welcome to Pokhara University School of Business. The location is best fit for students due to the mild climate which provides many opportunities to explore the natural beauty of Pokhara. The School envisioned to develop a premier business

college in order to prepare the youth of today in creative and productive ways for the growing challenges of the business world, both locally and internationally. School of Business is a pioneer institution to offer management education in Nepal. We have almost crossed 19 glorious years. The SOB continues to play an important role in educating students for careers in their business studies, a significant number of our graduates hold leading positions inside and outside the country.

The school offers four years of undergraduate programs BBA and BBA-Banking and Insurance, two years of graduate program MBA Regular and MBA Jobholder. Students can choose elective subjects from a large number of courses and concentration courses in different areas viz. finance, marketing, management science and system, human resources, and general management. In order to meet the growing need of the risk management, insurance and banking-related human resources in the domestic and international market, globally accepted banking and insurance program has been running since 2009.

The school is enriched in human resources, study materials, online resources, spacious playing ground and well-equipped video conference hall. The school is fully devoted to enhance the students' knowledge and professional skills required to lead a competitive world. Well educated, experienced faculties are having exposures in different countries and renowned universities across the globe. We provide full-time faculties along with a large pool of guest lectures comprising scholars from different universities, professionals from corporate sectors and well-known entrepreneurs. Students get counselling from teachers during the entire working hours. For both graduate and undergraduate programs, we adopt modern technology and pedagogy in teaching-learning activities. Field research project and internship in the corporate houses are an integral part of the learning.

We conduct several seminars, workshops, interaction programs on different topics and organize industrial tours, cultural exchange programs, sports and many more to enrich the educational and social aspects of the students. Research is the most focused area of our school. Our faculty members are serving as subject committee members and they are also working as editors of prestigious journals and authors of influential articles. Their scholarly pursuits are often at the forefront of their fields, and they have won awards, honours, and fellowships that go along with their outstanding performance. I encourage you to visit us.

Thank you for your interest in the School of Business.

Regards,

Gyaneswor Sharma, PhD

Director

School of Business

Pokhara University