MoU Signed between NLF and Kathmandu University

          Sharad Shrestha of NLF Nepal and Prof. Subas KC of KUSOM signing MoU

Nepal Library Foundation and Kathmandu University School of Management (KUSOM) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding for establishing collaboration on academic, research and professional matters at the University premises. Work succeeding this understanding is expected to fill a huge gap in Nepal's Library Development. The highlights of the MoU are:

  • Run four months Diploma, 35 days course, 2 weeks course and 1 week courses jointly managed by NLF and the University.
  • The training venue would be KUSOM if run in Kathmandu. However, the trainings could be run anywhere in the country or at an organizational venue.
  • The training modules would be developed with the help of KUSOM or any other university experts.
  • Kathmandu University would confer certificates of the courses which would be recognized by Nepal Government (CTEVT) and other universities within and outside Nepal.
  • The management of the trainings would be jointly done by both parties while NLF being the leading partner.
  • The marketing, advertisement and networking for the training would be sponsored by the Foundation. The cost of the trainings would be covered from fees from students/trainees.

The Foundation has already started work on a building a Short Term Training/Workshop program for Library and Information Management.

We have already started working on Short Term training/workshop programs for Library and Information Management.

Country Director for the Foundation, Mr Sharad Babu Shrestha and Dean Prof. Subas KC of KUSOM signed the agreement.