The candidate must have completed minimum 17 years of formal study in relevant field. A M. Sc. Degree with 50% marks in average or a CGPA of 3 or above in 4 point scale or B standing in Grades. The candidate with 16 years of formal study may also be eligible if he/she posses a minimum requirement through relevant programme of the concerned department.
The notification for admission offered by the school under the Department is published in major dailies and is in the website: http:// www.ku.edu.np seeking applications from eligible candidates any time in a year. Collection of applications is followed by an interview/test. The interview/test/presentation is aimed at testing individual's aptitude academic status and diligence in the field in which one is seeking admission and is taken by the relevant department. Temporary registration need to complete a minimum of 15 credits of courses as prescribed by the research committee.
Applicants are required to submit the following documents with the application.
Candidates for the PhD degree should have earned an MPhil or equivalent degree (17.5 years) with a Grade Point Average of at least 3.0, a Masters' Degree in any discipline from a reputed overseas university, or having two Masters' Degrees with dissertation at least in one program with second division, proficiency in English Language Teaching or other school related experience, and commitment to improving primary, secondary, technical or tertiary education in Nepal.