Kathmandu Model College signed an MOU between KMC Innovation Center and Idea Studio Nepal
(ISN). The MoU signing ceremony was witnessed by representatives
of KMC’s undergraduate students, faculties, management, and board
of directors along with management representatives of Idea Studio
Nepal. The ceremony was successfully completed on 2:30 pm, 10th January 2021 at Kathmandu Model College, Bagbazar, Kathmandu.
Model College (KMC), established in 2000 AD, has proven success in
running School, Higher Secondary School in Science, Management,
Humanities & Law; Bachelor Level in BBA, BBM, BCA, BA, BBS, BSW,
BE in Civil, Computer, Electronics & Communication, BSc. CSIT, B.
Arch and Master Level program in MA (English) and MBS; under KMC
Educational Network, reflecting strong strength in the academic arena.
Furthermore, KMC is growing to be a global standard academic an institution with more focused on providing 21st
skills, pedagogy and resources to the students.
Innovation Center is a lab-based innovation, business incubation,
student service and research centre. Resources of KMC Innovation
Center are not limited to KMC education network but welcomes
nation-wide all learning and innovation enthusiasts.
Studio Nepal enables potential entrepreneurs with innovative business
ideas addressing social-economic environmental issues faced by local
communities across the country. The Idea Studio Nepal’s approach is
based on core values promoting social
eventually restoring human
the opportunity to collaborate and grow mutually with ISN to provide
better opportunities and connect another dot towards innovation,
entrepreneurship development and research.
Innovation Center and Idea Studio Nepal signed 3-year (expandable) MOU
to enable KMC Innovation Center with more experienced expertise
working closely to enhance the impact of the innovation centre
towards all stakeholders of KMC, students, teachers, management,
parents, community and the entire nation at large.
The ceremony started at 1:00 pm with a brief program plan, highlights by
Mr. Rochak Bohora; Head of KMC Innovation Center and Student
Development. It was followed by a welcome note and a brief introduction
to the mission of KMC in educational transformation by Mr. Surendra
Subedi; Principal of KMC. Accordingly, Mr. Rupesh Krishna Shrestha
and Dr. Tshering Lama representing Idea Studio presented keynotes on
“Idea Studio – Incubation Model” and “Necessity of Innovation
Center” respectively. Right before signing MOU, Mr. Rameshwor
Aryal, Chairman of KMC, highlighted and highly appreciated the ongoing journey of KMC towards progressive and innovative education.
Finally, the main attraction of the event, MOU was signed by Mr.
Rameshwor Aryal, Chairman of Kathmandu Model College (KMC) and Dr.
Tshering Lama, Executive Chairman of Idea Studio Nepal (ISN). KMC
felicitated Mr Sagar Dhakal, the Alumnus of KMC for his innovation in
producing small scale hydroelectricity which is under the
registration of Patent Right.
MOU has been developed and finalized in a spirit of cooperation and
assistance to promote entrepreneurship among students in KMC through
the introduction of the Idea Studio Model. The aim is to draw relevancy
in the 21st
and nurture students who are nationally capable and whose talent is
globally sellable. Alongside, the college also aimed to develop this
innovation centre as the centre of research and innovation at par
with national and international students with KMC. KMC and ISN signed
a major 11 points and 9 sub-points of understanding in the ceremony.
MoU is based on the following strategies:
of entrepreneurial culture and mindset among the students and
a Knowledge creation hub for entrepreneurship and innovation
international collaboration and global engagement
the MOU signing program, it had a feedback sharing session with
students, faculty and management present in the ceremony. The college saw enthusiastic support and encouraging feedbacks from the by the student,
faculty and management representatives. The event was concluded with
a group photo and snacks program.