National Center for Educational Development(NCED)

NCED is educating children at the School Leaving Certificate level through distance mode by supplying the study material via its website.



  National Institute of Open Schooling, India

The vision of open school in Nepal was initiated by Kantipur International Open Education through NIOS board India. It was established in 1989 by the Ministry of Human Resource Development as an autonomous organization. It is focused to those people who want to study but do not manage to attend the school/college.

What are the courses?
The courses being provided are listed below:-
  • Secondary level
  • Senior secondary level course
  • Vocational course
  • Life enrichment program
What are the eligibility criteria for NIOS courses?
  1. For secondary level
    • Students should have passed the 8’th grade.
    • Students should be of age above 14 years
  2. For senior secondary level
    • Students should have passed SLC or equivalent.
    • Students should be of age above 15 years


  Private Test by Government of Nepal
Private test is the test taken by the district education office of Government of Nepal. It is administered for those students who are willing to study but not able to go to school.