About Us

The NIST Foundation is a not–for–profit organization, and it is an initiative undertaken with the core objective of providing support to reform schools that involves teachers and leadership, teaching and learning, pedagogic principles, infrastructure and facility development, resources and the broader school community who are working together to prepare young learners for the 21st century. We provide the knowledge and expertise to school leaders to help them manage change, and improve student learning outcomes thereby enhancing the reputation of the institution. We partner with public, private schools and the government to help reform schools by developing teachers and leaders, improving the quality of teaching–learning, and transforming the school culture. The leaders and consultants at the Foundation focus on enhancing and facilitating learning for students including their safety and wellbeing, and are passionate about developing schools as a whole, and making a difference in school education. We collaborate with national and …

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To be a leading organization trusted by the community of teachers and school leaders for consulting services to transform schools and their culture for excellence.


We work with teachers and school leaders to help reform the structures and systems, and engage with the school community to improve the learning outcomes for students. We help reframe the mindsets of teachers and leaders, and transform the culture of schools as part of continuous learning and innovation.

NIST Group of Schools & Colleges

We have nine academic institutions under the aegis of NIST Foundation. All schools and colleges are legally independent, and offer different academic programmes ranging from Pre–school to University (from Play Group to Masters) level within and outside the Kathmandu valley.