Leadership Academy Nepal
Nepal’s education system lags behind in quality and produces large numbers of students without core technical and soft skills required for higher level jobs. Businesses, both national and international, have complained extensively about the poor qualifications of youth. The banking sector and export-oriented industries have been repeatedly raising concern over the lack of suitable and qualified human resources, which in turn is affecting growth and jobs creation....
Rice MBA Students Global Learning Elective
Eighteen Rice University MBA students visited Nepal in late December 2019 for a 10 days visit as part of their Global Learning Elective (GLE). The objective of the Rice-GLE is to introduce students to Nepal in general and to the positive social entrepreneurial spirit of its people in particular.
Nepal is an idyllic country steeped in long history with highly evolved socio-cultural and religious traditions, and terrain extending from the plains to the highest mountains in the world. Nepal is beset with numerous development challenges; recently aggravated by the Gorkha earthquake of...
WHAT WE ARE OFFERING
High quality education and training
We use most modern technologies, pedagogy and top tier education resources for providing high quality education and training.
Productive and responsible leaders
We generate highly effective, productive and socially responsible leaders with our expert faculty from Rice and local facilitation, pertinent business cases & practical learning.
Counselling, job fairs and linkages
We also counsel our graduates, host job fairs and provide linkages to our graduates with top managers in business.
Leadership Academy Nepal (LAN) is implementing a project, funded by Ford Foundation, that deals with capacity development of NGOs supporting marginalised communities. In this respect, LAN organized a project inception meeting on 12th Nov. Friday at the Aloft Hotel, Thamel. Twenty six participants from Indigenous and Dalit communities, scholars, and representatives of development partner organizations took part in the inception meeting.
This project aims to provide demand driven capacity development support to NGOs that are providing services to the most disadvantaged communities among the Dalits and the Indigenous groups. It is the aspiration of the proposed program that stronge...
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What People are say about Us
Constant 'Learning' is the fuel that powers the journey to be exceptional leaders! This initiative brings the opportunity to learn best leadership tools and skills from distinguished resource persons from Rice University, right to our doorstep. Any individual or institution looking to invest in enhancing leadership skills to global benchmarks can not afford to miss this unique learning opportunity.
CEO, Nabil Bank
This program gave us new concepts for developing strategies in the organization. We were also learning about coaching, which is very important for the leaders....on how to handle difficult situations. There were many case studies we were looking into. It has been a wonderful opportunity for us to get a chance to learn at the international level and discuss among ourselves at the local level.
CEO, Mega Bank Nepal
The programme was a fruitful experience for strategic preparation and implementation. It also taught us how to lead the team effectively and capitalise on human strength. I would recommend mid-level to senior executive level people to participate in this programme.
CEO, Civil Bank
It was great to be a part of this programme for the last five days and a very well-conceived and an excellent programme with practical orientation. In the interest of development of local talents, I highly recommend more executives to participate in this programme. My executives would definitely be participating in the programme.
Managing Director (CEO), Nepal SBI Bank