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+2 Programs Under Arts

Sorry There is no program in +2 Level associated with Arts.

Bachelor Programs Under Arts

Bachelor of Arts in Major English (BA English)

3 years TU
Academic Year - yearly, Cost Range - N/A

The candidate applying for admission to the BA program must have successfully completed PCL or HSEB 10+2 in business/commerce/science or any equivalent course form any board or university.

Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication & Journalism (BA MCJ)

3 years TU
Academic Year - yearly, Cost Range - N/A

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
The candidate applying for admission to the BA program must have successfully completed PCL or HSEB 10+2 in business/commerce/science or any equivalent course form any board or university.

Bachelor of Arts in Sociology (BA Sociology)

3 years TU
Academic Year - yearly, Cost Range - N/A
N/A

Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and English (BA Sociology and English)

36 Months PU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA

Admissions Procedure
u2022 Those who have completed intermediate or + 2 or equivalent degree in any discipline may apply. The applicant should appear and pass written entrance test given by the University. Finally, he or she has to appear on personal or group interview.
u2022 The selection of the student will be based on (a) academic base which is demonstrated in the written test; (b) interest, willingness and commitment for academic achievement and (c) readiness for observance of College rules.

 

Bachelor of Arts in Social Work and Rural Development

36 Months TU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
The candidate applying for admission to the BA program must have successfully completed PCL or HSEB 10+2 in business/commerce/science or any equivalent course form any board or university.

Bachelor of Arts in Buddhist Studies

3 Months TU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - N/A

Eligibility
Students, having passed the Examination of Intermediate of Arts or any other examination equivalent  to it from any other university recognized by Tribhuvan University, will be eligible for the course in B.A.

Bachelor of Arts in Rural Development (BA Rural Development)

36 Months TU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA

Eligibility Criteria
Students are required to have completed their Intermediate or equivalent qualifications in any discipline with good marks. Students who opt for major English and Journalism should have studied these subjects at their intermediate level.

Bachelor of Arts in Humanities (BA Humanities)

36 Months TU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA
N/A

Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Anthropology (BA Sociology and Anthropology)

36 Months TU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA

Prerequisites
Students are required to have completed their Intermediate or equivalent qualifications in any discipline with good marks. Students who opt for major English and Journalism should have studied these subjects at their intermediate level.

Bachelor of Arts in Buddhist Studies

36 Months KU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA

Candidates who have completed Higher Secondary School (10+2) are eligible to apply for the program at the application section of this website.

Please note that applications for the BA program are currently only accepted for start in the fall semester.

Eligible candidates may apply to Kathmandu University - Centre for Buddhist Studies at Rangjung Yeshe Institute, by filling in the appropriate online application forms. (www.cbs.edu.np)

 

Language Requirements

In order to perform well in classes, students must have University level English comprehension and composition skills equivalent to an IELTS level 6 or above. Final admission into the program is therefore subject to a successful demonstration of such language skills in a personal interview at CBS.

If you have any doubts about your ability to follow courses in English, please contact the Administrator at CBS. For preparatory English courses offered in Nepal, please visit the British Council at: www.britishcouncil.org.np

 

Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

48 Months KU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA

Admission requirements
An intermediate qualification, A Level / plus 2 in any subject or equivalent. Plus a practical drawing test, an English test and an interview.  

 

The Entrance Test:
Drawing:  to inquire applicant's basic aptitude in visual interpretation
English:   to inquire applicant's basic aptitude in written and spoken English
Interview:to inquire applicant's aspiration to commence this course

 

Bachelor of Music

36 Months KU
Academic Year - Semester, Cost Range - NA

The prerequisites for joining the BA and BMus programmes are:
1. (for Nepalese students) successful completion of the Diploma course in Music. Exemption from the Diploma course will be possible only in exceptional cases. The Head of Department in collaboration with two members of staff will decide after thorough examination if they can recommend a student for exemption and direct entry into the BA or BMus courses.
2. Working knowledge of English to read, write and communicate.
3. Musical aptitude and basic knowledge of music theory.
4. Ability to use personal computer and commonly used word processing software.

 

ADMISSION & ELIGIBILITY

Students are admitted to  BA programme on the basis of interest, aptitude and capacity for music study as indicated by their academic records, performance in the interview, and musical experience. Only during the first semester of the first year can students change from BA to BMus or vice versa. In any case, changing courses has to happen before end-semester examinations.

 

Selection is done through a multi-mode, multi-criteria procedure. Candidate's academic records, references, personal interview and work experience are considered with differential weightage given to each.

 

Bachelor of Arts in Development Studies (BDevS)

48 Months PU
Academic Year - Semester, Cost Range - NA
N/A

Bachelor of Arts Bachelor of Laws (B.A.LL.B.)

60 Months TU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - N/A

The admission of a five year B.A.LL.B. programme opens generally with other bachelor programmes of the Tribhuvan University. Students seeking admission to this programme can apply while the Faculty announces for admission. Applicants seeking admission, except foreigners, should face entrance exam to be conducted by the Faculty of Law,TU. The language of entrance exam is either English or Nepali. The general outline for entrance exam is as follows:

Outlines of Contents:
1. Introduction to Law and Kinds of Law,
2. Importance  and role of Law in a Society,
3. Sources of Law- Custom, Legislation, Precedent,
4. General Introduction to Rights and Duties,
5. Person: Kinds of Persons (Legal and Natural),
6. General Introduction to Constitution,
7. Fundamental Rights under the Interim Constitution of Nepal, 2063

Entrance exam is taken on the basis of subjective and objective test.
Modalities of the questions for subjective test:  
1. Long answer question
2. Short answer questions
3. Comprehension
4. Summary  writing- English and Nepali
5. Translation- Nepali-English-Nepali

Objective Test
Multiple Choice Questions

Bachelor of Arts in English (BA English)

n/a MU
Academic Year - , Cost Range - N/A
N/A

Bachelor of Arts in Nepali (BA Nepali)

Months MU
Academic Year - , Cost Range - N/A
N/A

Bachelor in Educational Sciences in English (BES English)

n/a MU
Academic Year - , Cost Range - N/A
N/A

Bachelor in Liberal Arts & Sciences (BLAS)

48 Months PU
Academic Year - Semester, Cost Range - NA
N/A

Bachelor of Science in Fashion Design (B.Sc. Fashion Design)

36 Months VMU
Academic Year - Semester, Cost Range - NA
N/A

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

36 Months IGNOU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA

Documents Required (during Admission)

1. Transcript and Pass Certificate of +2 or its equivalent and class 10 (2 copies each)

2. 4 PP size and 2 Auto size Photographs

 

Admission Session

The admission in BA is taken for July and January session.

 

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

10+2 or Its Equivalent

Bachelor of Arts in Development Finance (BDFin)

48 Months KU
Academic Year - Semester, Cost Range - NA

Admission Criteria

  • Second division or minimum of 45% marks secured at higher secondary or equivalent levels in any stream.
  • Entrance test for preparing list of eligible candidates
  • Interview and group discussion for final selection.

 

Seats available

          - 36 (Nepalese Students)

          - 4 (Foreign Students)

 

Bachelor of Arts in Development Studies (BDevS)

48 Months KU
Academic Year - Semester, Cost Range - NA

Admission Criteria

  • Second division or minimum of 45% marks (in aggregate) secured at higher secondary or equivalent levels in any streams
  • Entrance test for preparing list of eligible candidates
  • Interview and group discussion for final selection
  • At interview and group discussion, presence of parents or guardians will also be required

 

Seats available

          - 60 (Nepalese Students)

          - 6 (Foreign Students)

 

Bachelor of Arts in Economics (BA Economics)

48 Months KU
Academic Year - Semester, Cost Range - N/A

Eligibility:
Completion of +2 with 65% or more in mathematics, with a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 2.5 out of 4.0 or an equivalent of 50 percent marks in the latest degree acquired will be the basic criteria. Also, a strong performance in the entrance exam will be essential.

The entrance exam will test the candidateu2019s language proficiency and analytical abilities.

Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

Months TU
Academic Year - , Cost Range - N/A
N/A

Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics (BA Mathematics)

Months MU
Academic Year - , Cost Range - N/A
N/A

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

3 years TU
Academic Year - yearly, Cost Range - N/A

Eligibility
> Must have completed the intermediate, Proficiency Certificate or 10+2 level, in Humanities or Science or Management Stream from Tribhuvan University or from any other University or Board recognized by Tribhuvan University.
> Students desirous of studying Major English/Economics in the BA Program may do so, but are required to pass the Major English Subject within three years at +2 or PCL recognized by TU if they have not already studied this course at +2 or PCL Level
> Students who have studied any other subject at +2 or PCL level can apply for admission to Major subjects like Rural Development, Social Work and Sociology in the BA Program.
> Students desirous of studying Journalism and Mass Communication as a Major subject in BA program must have studied Journalism/Mass Communication at +2 or PCL can apply for Journalism subject.

Bachelor of Arts in Social Work (BSW)

36 Months TU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA

Entry Requirement

Candidates applying for admission program must have successfully completed the PCL or HSEB 10+2 in business/commerce, Science or any equivalent course from any board or university recognized by Tribhuvan University.

Post Graduate Programs Under Arts

Sorry There is no program in Post Graduation Level associated with Arts.

Master Programs Under Arts

Master of Arts in Conflict, Peace and Development Studies

2 years TU
Academic Year - semester, Cost Range - NRs .110000 - NRs. 165000

Eligibility Criteria for Admission
1. A Bachelor Degree in any faculty / discipline with second division marks from Tribhuvan University or the university recognized by Tribhuvan University.

2. Proficiency in written and spoken English.

3. Related work, research, and publication experience is given priority.

Master of Arts in Mass Communication & Journalism (MCJ)

24 Months PU
Academic Year - Semester, Cost Range - NA

Eligibility Criteria
A candidate holding a bachelor's degree in any discipline from a recognized cniversity can apply for admission to the Master's in Journalism and Mass Communication and Master's in Development Communication. Likewise, anybody who has completed the 10+2 or the certificate level equivalent can apply for a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism & Mass Communication.

 

Master of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication (MA Journalism and Mass Communication)

24 Months TU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - N/A
N/A

Master of Arts in Nepali (MA Nepali)

48 Months TU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - N/A
N/A

Master of Arts in Population Studies (MA Population Studies)

24 Months TU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA

Admission Requirements

Students seeking admission to the MA Course in Population Studies should have passed the Bachelor's Level preferably with a major in Population Studies. Students with Bachelor's degree in relevant social

science disciplines may be eligible for admission by passing the entrance examination.

 

Master of Arts in Sociology/Anthropology

24 Months TU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA

Admission Criteria

A student holding of Bachelor degree of any discipline recognized by the Tribhuvan University is considered eligible to apply for admission. An applicant seeking admission to MA Sociology / Anthropology must appear in the Entrance Examination and obtain minimum qualifying marks.

 

A student holding of Bachelor degree of any discipline recognized by the Tribhuvan University is considered eligible to apply for admission. An applicant seeking admission to MA Sociology / Anthropology must appear in the Entrance Examination and obtain minimum qualifying marks.

Master of Arts in Rural Development (MA Rural Development)

24 Months TU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA

A student holding a Bachelor's degree in any discipline from any university recognized by the Tribhuvan University is eligible to apply for admission. Applicants seeking admission to MA Rural Development have to appear in the entrance examination and secure a minimum qualifying score. However, the admission is primarily based on the enrollment capacity of the college and merit of the student.

 

Master of Arts in Economics (MA Economics)

24 Months TU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA

Entry requirements
Application open to all students who have successfully passed their Bachelor's Degree in Economics or Business Studies with at least 45%.

Master of Arts in Political Science (MA Political Science)

24 Months TU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - N/A
N/A

Master of Arts in Conflict and International Humanitarian Laws

12 Months PU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NRs. 1,00,000
N/A

Master of Arts in Human Rights (MA Human Rights)

12 Months PU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NRs. 1,00,000
N/A

Master of Arts in Buddhist Studies (MA Buddhist Studies)

24 Months KU
Academic Year - Semester, Cost Range - NA

To be admitted to the MA Program, a student should have a Baccalaureate degree from an accredited academic institution containing:

? Four courses (12 credits) in Asian Religion or Buddhist Studies.

? Two courses (6 credits) in Classical Tibetan and/or Sanskrit.

 

Meeting the minimum entrance requirements does not automatically guarantee admission. All qualified applications are subject to final approval by the Graduate Committee at CBS. Applicants holding an appropriate degree without all required elements may still qualify to enter the MA program by completing preparatory course work as prescribed by the Graduate Committee at CBS.

 

1. Application Form and Statement of Purpose

The application form is available online at the CBS website. The application form consists of two parts: 1) The general application, and 2) the statement of purpose. For the statement of purpose, it is reccommended to write it separately in a word processor and paste it into the essay portion of the application form. This statement (500-75 words) should describe the applicant's general background, academic interests and reasons for applying to the MA program at CBS.

 

2. Application Fee

For Nepalese citizens, the application fee is 500 NRs, to be paid at the CBS office in Boudhanath. For international students, the application fee is US $50. International students can pay the application fee online at the CBS website or by sending a check to:

 

Rangjung Yeshe Institute
PO Box 21277
Kathmandu, Nepal

Note: Due to the time it takes for regular mail to reach Nepal, sending regular checks may delay your application process by 3 to 4 weeks.

 

3. Official Transcript of BA Degree
The official BA transcript should be sent directly from the applicant's college or university to CBS. Applicants who are in the last year of their undergraduate studies should submit a current official transcript of grades and courses. Entry into the MA program may then be granted conditional upon successful completion of the BA degree prior to the commencement of the MA program.

 

4. Letter of Reference
Applicants should request a letter of recommendation evaluating the applicant's suitability as a graduate student in Buddhist Studies. This letter should be requested from a college or university professor familiar with the applicant's academic qualifications. The recommending professor should submit this letter to the applicant in a signed and sealed envelope. The applicant should include the letter of recommendation with the remaining application material.

 

5. Demonstration of Proficiency in English
All applicants whose native language is not English are required to submit a TOEFL Test (Test of English as a Foreign Language) with scores of minimum 250 on the computer based exam (or minimum 600 on the paper based test). However, applicants who have graduated from a college or university where classes are taught in English are not required to submit TOEFL scores if they provide documentation that English was the language of instruction. Due to the limited availability of the TOEFL testing in Nepal, Nepalese applicants may demonstrate their English proficiency by completing a test administered by the Graduate Coordinator at CBS. Such applicants should contact the office at CBS to arrange the date of testing.

 

Evaluation, Admission, and Notification
Once all components of the application have been received, the Graduate Committee will review the application. Normally, a decision on admission will be made within one month and students will be notified of the outcome via email. Successful applicants must then accept or decline the admissions offer within two weeks in an email reply. To secure their place in the program, international students who accept the admissions offer, must then submit full tuition for either one or two semesters, or a deposit of US $500. The remainder of the tuition will be due on the first day of classes.

 

All documents should be sent to the following address:

The Graduate Coordinator
Centre for Buddhist Studies
Kathmandu University
P.O. Box 21277
Kathmandu, Nepal

 

Master of Arts in Music (MA Music)

24 Months KU
Academic Year - Semester, Cost Range - NA

The prerequisites for joining the M.A. programme are:
1. BA in Music/Ethnomusicology, BMus or degree certifying equivalent knowledge and training.
2. Reasonable command of spoken and written English.
3. Musical aptitude and performance background.

 

ADMISSION & ELIGIBILITY

Students are admitted to MA programmes on the basis of interest, aptitude and capacity for music study as indicated by their academic records, performance in the interview, and musical experience.

 

To be eligible for applying to the MA programme, candidates should hold a Bachelor's degree of at least three years duration from KU (or of equal standard), with a minimum of sixty per cent marks in aggregate.

 

Selection is done through a multi-mode, multi-criteria procedure. Candidate's academic records, references, personal interview and work experience are considered with differential weightage given to each.

 

Master of Arts in English (MA English)

24 Months PU
Academic Year - Semester, Cost Range - NA
N/A

Master of Arts in Distance Education

12 Months IGNOU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA

Admission Session:

The admission in MADE is taken in January session.

 

Eligibility:

Diploma in Distance Education (DDE)/ Post Graduate Diploma in Distance Education (PGDDE) from IGNOU or any Bachelor Degree from recognized university.

Master of Arts in Economics (MA Economics)

24 Months IGNOU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA
N/A

Master of Arts in Education (MA Education)

24 Months IGNOU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA
N/A

Master of Arts in English (MA English)

24 Months IGNOU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA
N/A

Master of Arts in Rural Development (MA Rural Development)

24 Months IGNOU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA

Admission Session

The admission in MARD is taken only in July and January session

 

Eligibility

Bachelors Degree/Post Graduate/Masters Degree in any subject.

Master of Arts in Sociology (MA Sociology)

24 Months IGNOU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA

Admission Session

The admission in MA Sociology is taken for July and January session.

 

Eligibility

Bachelors Degree/Post Graduate/Masters Degree in any subject.

Master of Arts in Development Studies (MDevS)

24 Months KU
Academic Year - Semester, Cost Range - NA

Entry Requirements and Course Charges

Completion of a three-year Bachelor's degree, or a Master's degree, with a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 2.5 out of 4.0 or an equivalent of 50 percent marks in general will be the basic criteria. Also, securing an acceptable label or ranking in the entrance exam will be essential. The entrance exam will test the candidate's language proficiency and analytical abilities. 

 

How to Apply

Applications should be made on an official application form which is available from the School of Arts, Kathmandu University, in Balkumari, Lalitpur.


Applicants should submit all relevant transcripts with their application. Any enquiry regarding the Master's Degree Course in Development Studies at Kathmandu University should be made at the School of Arts, Kathmandu University, in Balkumari, Lalitpur.

 

Master of Arts in Human & Natural Resources Studies

24 Months KU
Academic Year - Semester, Cost Range - NA

The Student Entry Criteria

Completion of minimum of 3-year Bachelor's degree, or a master's degree, with a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 2.5 out of 4.0, or an equivalent, or 50 per cent marks in general will be the criteria followed to evaluate the applicants. In addition, securing an acceptable level of ranking in the entrance test administered to measure required competencies including language proficiency and analytical ability will be essential.

 

Intake Capacity

In view of the current level of facilities available at the centre, only a maximum of 20 students will get enrollment each year.

 

Application and Program Starting Date

The program starts in February each year, for which the announcement for admissions will be posted in the month of December of the previous year.

 

Master of Arts in Landscape Management and Heritage Studies (MA in Landscape Management and Heritage Studies)

24 Months KU
Academic Year - Semester, Cost Range - 250000

Eligibility:
The prospective students should have successfully completed four-year  undergrade degree in any relevent field. However, candidates with 3 years  of undergraduate degree with minimum of two years of verifiable work experience  will be eligible to undertake the degree.

A cumulative grade point average (CGPA)of 2.5 out of 4.0 or an equivalent of  50 percentage marks in the latest degree acquired will be the basic criteria.  Also, a strong performance in the entrance exam will be essential. The  entrance exam will test the candidate's language, proficiency and analytical  abilities.

Master of Arts in English (MA English)

24 Months TU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA

The candidates applying for M.A (English) must have successfully completed B. A. degree of the Tribhuvan University with Englsih as their major courses or equivalent from university board or institution recognized by Tribhuvan University.

M.Phil Programs Under Arts

Master of Philosophy in English (M.Phil. English)

36 Months PU
Academic Year - Yearly, Cost Range - NA
N/A

Master of Philosophy in Mathematics (M.Phil. Mathematics)

18 Months KU
Academic Year - Semester, Cost Range - NA

Admission Requirements

The minimum requirement for admission to M.Phil. is at least second division with 50% or a CGPA of 2.5 standing out of 4 or an equivalent grade in Master's level mathematics (MA/MSc./MEd.). The university preserves the right to accept or deny admission on the basis of overall academic and other records and to limit enrollment by selecting from among qualified candidates.

 

The expected (minimum) number of students for enrollment in full time or part time MPhil. program is five. In case of less number of candidates, the school has the right to decide whether or not to run the program. Program will be run at School of Science, Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel.

 

Phd Programs Under Arts

Sorry There is no program in phd Level associated with Arts.