Many of us may have missed certain important hallmarks of Kathmandu University School of Medicine Nepal.

These things are of importance to the MBBS aspirants seeking to take admission in KUSMS Nepal.

Below are 9 things you might have missed to know and would like to know. Read on…

1)The medical institution born out of collaboration between Kathmandu University and Dhulikhel Hospital.

2)TheBasic Science building is at hilltop at Chaukot (near Pinauti area)

3)KUSMS 300 beds hospital situated at Dhulikhel just 3 kms from Kathmandu.

4)Dhulikhel Hospital is a collaborative project of the Municipality of Dhulikhel, Nepali Med International and Dhulikhel Health Service Association.





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5)Confucius Institute at Kathmandu University (CIKU) established by Kathmandu University and Hebei University of China offers Chinese Language and Culture courses.

6)KUSMS main auditorium with a capacity of 320 seats is named after Dr C V Raman and know as C V Raman Auditorium.

7)Affiliated colleges of Kathmandu University School of Medicine are

8)All of these colleges have in total of 132 scholarships for meritorious students.



Below are the details of some scholarships with the medical colleges.

  • KUSMS 2
  • MCOMS 30
  • COMS 30
  • NGMC 15
  • KMC 15
  • NMC 15
  • KDC
  • NOMC 15
  • LMC 10
  • Total 132

9)KUMET is the Kathmandu University Medical Entrance Test that the candidate needs to pass; to get admission in MBBS / PG courses in Kathmandu University School of Medicine (KUSMS).