A child spends most of his/her formative year in the institution we pick to inculcate knowledge and
values in them, so as parents it is our responsibility to choose the correct one. For some parents
Kathmandu is the ultimate preference but they reside out of the city, for those with busy lifestyle
who they cannot provide optimum guidance and time residential schools are preferred. With new
schools opening up in every nook and corner we decided to help you ease your queries about which
school to pick by listing the Best Residential schools in Kathmandu.
Kathmandu World School (KWS)
The hype seems to be real, with experienced academicians at the helm Kathmandu World
School has emerged as the safest, cleanest and residential school. Boarding facilities are
available for students above 4th Grade. The Boarding houses are located within a short
walking distance from the school buildings with separate buildings for girls and boys. All the
buildings are equipped with necessary amenities and well–furnished rooms. Every hostel
building has an indoor entertainment/activity room as well as a common lounge where the
students can study, or enjoy the company of their friends. A visiting doctor and a full–time
residential nursing staff will be available to provide first aid services for minor ailments.
Budhanilkantha School, often referred to as BNKS, is a public boarding school in Nepal. It is
located in Narayansthan, 8 kilometers north of Kathmandu. The school was established in
1972 AD. One of the oldest institutions of Nepal is a blend of public as well as private school
entertaining students from all over Nepal.
Kathmandu University High School
In KUHS there is a weekly boarding system, except for the A level students who have
monthly boarding. Students board from Class 1. At present the KUHS hostels are scattered
around Dhulikhel, though there is a vision and plan to provide new purpose-built Hostels on
one .In the Hostels, the students are accommodated in rooms with up to six to eight
students in bunk beds. Evening study is supervised, and in the early mornings the students
travel to the school site for breakfast and supervised study before classes.
Sainik Awasiya Mahavidyalaya
At SAM, you will participate in a vibrant and idyllic residential life with students from all
across the country; this experience comes closest to being a home away from home.
Facilities include: A comprehensive sporting complex, lawn tennis, football, swimming pool
and gymnasium, indoor basketball courts and table tennis, Separate hostels for boys and
Hostel facilities are available to students from grade I to X. The hostels are divided into
different distinct wings in accordance with the students’ age, gender and class. The hostels
are conveniently located and provided with all amenities for comfortable living.
So these are the top 5 residential schools currently in Kathmandu. Hope this information can
help you make a proper decision for your child.