Kathmandu University News

GES Celebrated International GIS day

editorial | 17 November, 2017 15:45

Geomatics Engineering Society (GES) successfully conducted the World GIS Day 2017 on November 15 in collaboration with Nepal Geomatics Engineering Society (NGES). The students of Geomatics Engineering organized the program as a representative from Nepal inviting all other respective organizations working in the field of GIS such as Build Change, Survey Department, NAXA Pvt. Ltd, ADMC Pvt. Ltd, GIS Pvt. Ltd and so on. The special guest in the program was Mr. Ashok Kumar Byanju, the Mayor of Dhulikhel Municipality.



Similarly, Mr. Ganesh Prasad Bhatta, Director General of the Survey Department, was the chief guest. Moreover, Prof. Dr. Narendra Raj Khanal (Head of Department of Geology, TU), Mr. Narayan Regmi (Executive Director of Land Management Training Centre), Ms. Shanti Basnet (Director of Department of Land Information and Archive) were the guests of the program.

The program was started with the opening remarks from the Head of Department of Civil and Geomatics Engineering, Asst. Prof. Dr. Prachand Man Pradhan. In the program all the students, faculty and the professionals discussed the use of GIS in different fields like hydropower, forest fire risk analysis, climate change, land use classification, earthquake assessment, ice melt measure and even the emerging concept trending in Nepal i.e. Smart City.

The major events of the programs were: GeoSpace Magazine Launch, Mapathon event together with local bodies of Dhulikhel Municipality, Project Demonstration, Stalls of different companies showing their geospatial tools and technologies, Treasure Hunt and many more. Major topics of the talk were "Role of open data in development", "Role of GIS in integrated development of local levels", "GIS in academia and research at Kathmandu University."

Overall, the program was successfully conducted on the theme “Think globally act locally”.

Mr. Sujan Sapkota, Vice-President of Geomatics Engineering Society was the event Co-ordinator.




CSE Department Organised Interaction Program on Digital Signature

isms | 17 November, 2017 14:40

Department of Computer Science and Engineering organizes Interaction Program on Digital Signature

Department of Computer Science and Engineer organized an interaction program on the title “Digital Signature” on 16 November 2017. Mr. Biplav Man Singh, Executive Chairman, gave a talk  about what is Digital Signature and how it can be implemented in institution like Kathmandu University. Registrar, Exam Controller, Chief Administrative Officer, Professors and Administrative staffs of Kathmandu University attended the talk program.


MS by Research Thesis Defense (Oral Presentation & Viva-Voce) of Mr. Awanish Ranjan

isms | 17 November, 2017 11:37

16 November 2017


Notice !!!


MS by Research Thesis Defense (Oral Presentation & Viva-Voce) of Mr. Awanish Ranjan


It is notified that Mr. Awanish Ranjan, an MS by Research candidate in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (DoCSE), School of Engineering, Kathmandu University, will have his MS by Research Thesis defense on following date, time, and venue. His supervisor is Dr. Rabindra Bista.


Date    :          Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Time   :          12: 00 PM

Venue :          Block 09, Graduate Room, School of Engineering, Kathmandu University


Thesis Title: Extracting Meaningful Information from Medical Notes


All interested are welcome to attend the presentation.



Interested one could find the hard copy of the thesis in the Central Library of Kathmandu University.


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