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About KNIT

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 .

Vision
KNIT will lead in technical education and vocational training by preparing skilled workforce for successful careers in society to meet the needs of future.
Mission
KNIT inspires, prepares and empowers people to succeed in a changing world through adopting high technology in the field of technical education and vocational training.
Objectives
  • Maintain an open avenue of communication among departments, students, stakeholders and line agencies at the institutions involved.
  • Offer technical and vocational programs in the engineering and technology fields.
  • Update curricula, programs and courses in response to market needs.
  • Enroll qualitative students by using various media and awareness programs.
  • Provide academic advising, counseling and placement.
  • Sustain institute by income generation activities.
  • Provide opportunity for professional development, supporting individual, departmental and institute‑ wide.
  • Establish Industry-School Cooperation (ISC) system with business and industry in order to provide real world experience and employment.
  • Provide the required institutional support and access to students, instructors and staffs to realize the full potential advantages of technology.
  • Provide a comfortable teaching learning environment and facilities that stimulate the learning process.
  • Maintain human resource and physical facilities.
  • Achieve the goals contained in the Master Plan of KNIT.
General Information
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)
Country Nepal
Developement Region Western Development Region
SubMetropolitan Butwal
Place Tamnagar
Ward No 12
Occupied Area 6.4 Hector
Website and Address
Website http://knit.edu.np
email knit.butwal@gmail.com
Phone 071 - 450004 / 450008 / 450038 / 9857070754
Fax 071 - 450037