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About Us

Agriculture is the engine of growth for Nepal. The country’s economy in general and farmer’s livelihood in particular has been rising and falling with vicissitudes in national agricultural polices as well as ecological, economic, politico-environmental factors. Besides these, productivity, diversification and industrialization of agriculture sector is hampered by the farmers’ and national business players attitude and capabilities too, with the lack of interest to...

Our Courses

  • B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture

    4 Years

    The Bachelor of Science in Agriculture is an in-depth field based program where students benefit from both theoretical and practical knowledge in preparation for a career in the agriculture industry’s many secto...


  • Bachelors of Veterinary Sciences And Animal Husbandry (B.VSc. & AH)

    5 Years

    HICAST’s Bachelor of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry program develops veterinary professionals who can meet the needs of the animal health, livestock management, animal welfare and public health protec...


  • M.Sc. Meat Technology

    2 Years

    The Master of Science in Meat Technology program provides specialized training to individuals who are interested in contributing to the growing need for expertise in meat and meat products. Objectives The m...


  • M.Sc. Dairy Technology

    2 Years

    The Master of Science in Dairy Technology program develops leaders who are passionate about becoming active contributors to Nepal’s dairy industry as it addresses the opportunities and challenges associated with...


  • M.Sc. Ag. (Agri-Business Management)

    2 Years

    The first program of its kind in Nepal, the MSc in Agriculture (Agribusiness Management) is designed to develop professionals who possess the necessary skills to fulfill the needs of Nepal’s agri-business sector...


What our Student says

‘I have no doubt that choosing HICAST was one of the best decisions of my life. I am proud to be a part of this institution and I am enjoying my life here. This college has broadened my vision and has built grea...

Aastha Pudasainee

Third Semester. B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture, 15th Batch

B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture

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Having the opportunity to become part of HICAST has proven to be an invaluable experience for me in my life. I found fantastic learning environment at HICAST. Here students can learn from highly professional faculties...

Bharati Adhikari

M.Sc. Dairy Technology

M.Sc. Dairy Technology

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I feel honoured to represent the first batch of Veterinary Science at HICAST. I look back those days of my life at HICAST with pleasure. After working couple of years in poultry industry and with Rhesus monkeys, I got...

Dr. Samir Ranjitkar, Ph.D.

Ph.D. in Animal Science

Bachelors of Veterinary Sciences And Animal Husbandry (B.VSc. & AH)

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