Prithvi Narayan Campus, Pokhara, Nepal

Department of Nepali

The Nepali teaching begins with the establishment of Prithvi Narayan Inter College in 2017 BS. With the introduction of the New Education System Plan (NESP) in 2030 BS, the class for Nepali was formally conducted through the Nepali Instruction Committee (now it is the Department of Nepali).

The Master of Arts (MA) in Nepali was introduced for the first time in the campus in 2048 BS. The courses in Nepali are taught in various programmes in different faculties such as Humanities, Management, Science and Law.

The department periodically publishes a research journal called Prithvi Banmay and frequently conducts seminar/ workshops and conferences. Till date, the following faculty members have served as the Head of the department:

  1. Bhola Nath Parajuli (2030 BS – 2042 BS)
  2. Kul Prasad Khanal (2043 BS – 2048 BS)
  3. Tika Ram Banstola (2049 BS – 2054 BS)
  4. Dr. Bhawani Prasad Pandey (2054 BS – 2057 BS)
  5. Dr. Bhupati Dhakal ‘Kamal’ (2057 BS – 2060 BS)
  6. Kul Prasad Khanal (2060 BS – 2067 BS)
  7. Rabi Lal Adhikari (2067 BS – 2070 BS)
  8. Dr. Vishnu Prasad Poudel (2070 BS – 2073 BS)
  9. Krishna Prasad Poudel (2073 BS – the present)


Prof. Dr. Kusumakar Neupane
Department of Nepali
Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences
Prithvi Narayan Campus (Tribhuvan University)
Bhimkali Patan, Bagar
Pokhara, Nepal
Phone: +977-98460-27208

The Faculty Members Directory

S.No.NameTitleAdmin TitleCV
1. Dr. Vishnu Prasad Poudel Professor
2. Dr. Kusumaker Neupane Professor Dept. Head
3. Dr. Yama Nath Timilsina Associate Professor
4. Khum Lal Poudel Associate Professor
5. Dr. Laxmi Sharan Adhikari Associate Professor
6. Narayan Prasad Adhikari Associate Professor
7. Dr. Basu Dev Bhandari Associate Professor
8. Uday Prasad Ghimire Lecturer
9. Narayan Prasad Neupane Lecturer
10. Arjun Prasad Subedi Lecturer
11. Bindu Poudyal Lecturer
12. Dr. Punya Prasad Sharma Lecturer
13. Shova Kanta Gautam Lecturer
14. Gir Bahadur Khadka Lecturer
15. Sajana Dhungana Acharya Lecturer
16. Shreedhar Neupane Lecturer
17. Bidhyabati Sharma Lecturer
18. Geeta Kumari Poudel Lecturer
19. Yadav Raj Upadhyay Lecturer Asst. Campus Chief
20. Bodha Raj Dhakal Lecturer
21. Shiva Kumari Adhikari Lecturer
22. Sulochana Khanal Lecturer
23. Parashu Ram Koirala Lecturer
24. Nirmal Sapkota Lecturer
25. Ganesh Prasad Neupane Teaching Assistant
26. Dipak Kumar Shrestha Adjunct Faculty
27. Bishnu Prasad Gautam Adjunct Faculty