School of Environmental Science & Management (SchEMS)

Kathmandu, Kathmandu Metropolitan City, Mid-Baneshwor, Devkota Sadak

Welcome to School of Environmental Science and Management (SchEMS), the pioneering academic institution of Environmental Management in the country. SchEMS was started in 1999 with a vision to become the center of academic excellence and to produce skill-based human resource for socioeconomic transformation of the country. For this, we have been working hard to blend experiences of our faculties with modern curriculum of our programs.

Quality education is the priority of SchEMS. Howe... See More

Heramba Bahadur Rajbhandary

Dear Students and Parents

On behalf of the entire SchEMS family, I am delighted to welcome you to our college. This year, SchEMS is entering into 19th year of service to the country’s academic sector. During all these years, we have prioritized teaching and learning to move towards achieving our primary vision of becoming the center of academic excellence. We are committed towards our mission to endow our students with skills and attributes of an ingenious problem solver and c... See More

Ajay B. Mathema

Mid-Baneshwor, Devkota Sadak , Kathmandu

+977 1 4482475 | 4465118

About College

School of Enviornmental Science and Management (SchEMS), was established in 1999. SchEMS is the first affiliated institution of the Pokhara University. This year, SchEMS celebrates 23rd year of working with the Pokhara University.

Academic Programs

The academic programs undertaken at SchEMS are:

  • B.Sc. in Environmental Management since 1999
  • M.Sc. in Environmental Management since 2000
  • BBA Bachelors in Business Administration since 2008
  • BCA Bachelor of Computer Application since 2018

Besides academic programs, SchEMS also undertakes research and consultancy works and training programsin environment, such as Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA), Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Environmental Mainstreaming, Climate Changeand Loss and Damage Studies, Environmental Baseline Studies, Environmental Monitoring of Development Works, GIS and Remote Sering, Data Analysis and Management etc.

Strategic Vision

The primary target of SchEMS is to support developmental process of the nation by preparing skilled human resourcebase in environmental management and business administration/management.


  • To become the centre of academic excellence


  • Develop and transfer knowledge
  • Prepare highly skilled human resources required for the nation
  • Promote applied academic programs
  • Build capacity of institutions and professionals


  • Undertake applied academic programs that contributes to sustainable development of the country
  • Updating of the academic programs in consultation with the univerity to accommodate upcoming and contemprorary issues
  • Promote academic programs towards the direction that can generate solution to strengthen our society
  • Enabling institutions and professionals in optimizing their capacity

Our Courses

Faculty Science & IT
Course B.Sc. (Hons) Environmental Science
Course Duration 4 Years
Course Fees NRs./-
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Faculty Management
Course Bachelor Of Business Administration
Course Duration 4 Years
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Faculty Humanities
Course Bachelor in Computer Application (BCA)
Course Duration 4 Years
Course Fees NRs./-
Course Description

Pokhara University has launched Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA) program. 

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Meet Our Team

Ajay Bhakta Mathema

(Principal ,Academic, Environment, Research, Training, Consultancy )

Shrawan Pradhan

(Director-Finance ,Education )

Bindu Sharma

(Director ,Education )

Kailash Timilsina (Ph.D)

(Director - Academic ,Education )


A well-equipped and maintained IT laboratory is available to the students. Students have full access to the computer facilities and high speed internet facilities to undertake internet research, preparation of reports, presentations, and perform other academic tasks. The wifi facility is available through the SchEMS premises.

SchEMS operates a full-fledged research laboratory for environmental management. The lab-based practical works required for the fulfilment of the B.Sc. in Environmental Management and M.Sc. in Environmental Management programs are carried out in this laboratory. The laboratory is equipped with sophisticated amenities to carry out researches on air, water, and soil quality, vegetation and faunal analysis.


Located at Mid Baneshwor next to Global IME Bank  & Opposite to Bhorosa Hospital. Our College is served by regular & quick public transport – buses, micro-vans, cab and tempos.

  • BSc Bachelor's Environmental Management

  • BBA Bachelor's in Business Administration

  • BCA Bachelor's in Computer Application

  • MSc Master's Environmental Management



Admission is given on the basis of an Entrance Examination which is mandatory, comprehensive, and has to be cleared or on the basis of

12+ grades. A personal interview closely conducted by the College Management is compulsory for all students accompanied by their parents.

SchEMS offers a range of scholarships to deserving students to award their academic performance. The students acquiring 1st and 2nd positions in every batch receive 50% and 25% waiver from the tuition fee. Furthermore, SchEMS provides up to 25% fee waivers during the admission to the students with either lower economic status or living in remote places or to recognize their academic performance in the previous degree.

Extra-curricula activities is an important part to promote overall personality of students. SchEMS therefore have carried out club activities for students to engage students in extra-curricular activities through formation of club such as sports club, debate club, CSR club, cultural club etc. Currently SchEMS has Urban Gardening Club (ECO), which is active in running urban garden and rooftop kitchen garden at the college premises. SchEMS students are also organized within the student council of SchEMS (SCOS) to conduct different extra-curricular activities.

Extra Acitivites (Sports) :  Badminton, Basketball, Cricket, Football, Table Tennis etc 

We arrange other activities as per our students requirement.

We provide in our Library full of text-books, reference books/encyclopedias, and journals/ newspapers/magazines to keep the students well-informed. We manage for Reasearch, Training & Consultancy as requirement.