Korea Nepal Institute of Technology (KNIT) was established in the western part of Butwal Municipality – 14, Tamnagar, Rupandehi as a high-tech technical institute in Nepal. This institute was established under the mutual cooperation of Nepal and Republic of Korea in 2010. All the financial and technical support for the establishment of the institute is donated by Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) under Government of Republic Korea. KNIT is the government institution operating by Council for Technical Education & Vocational Training (CTEVT), so it’s all programs and services are mandated by an act of the CTEVT. It is designed as a high tech and advanced Korean technology to produce basic and middle level professional experts for the growing manufacturing and industrial activities
It was constructed under the donation of the Republic of Korea to promote mutual cooperation between Nepal and Korea. It is very spacious institute with physical facilities in abundance for teaching and training technical workforce under CTEVT. KNIT runs three diplomas in engineering program in Automobile, Electrical & Electronics and Mechanical. This institute gradually promotes different short term training programs according to the need of industry and community.
The main objective of this institute is to produce basic and middle level high tech professional workforce/expert according to need of nation and overseas. By promoting income generating activities this institute has plan to grow up with self reliance management. To achieve the targeted goal of the institute, this institute has planned to establish Industry School Cooperation system. Now a days, to support the objectives of this institution, KNIT is growing as a high technology based institute under CTEVT.
To promote the access of disadvantaged group (DAG) people in technical education this institute provides reserved quota to female, dalit, janjati, madhesi, remote area and locality. As well as to assure the quality of this institution, KOICA is supporting in technical, financial and administrative fields also by sending Korean experts and Korean Overseas Volunteers .
|Name||Korea Nepal Institute Of Technology|
|Location||12 Km West from Butwal City and north side of Mahendra Highway|
|Head Quarter||Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT)|
|Developement Region||Western Development Region|
|Occupied Area||6.4 Hector|
|Website and Address|
|Phone||071 - 450004 / 450008 / 450038 / 9857070754|
|Fax||071 - 450037|