King’s College is pleased to award the Outstanding Alumni Award to Kumar Poudel. This award is given to one outstanding Alumni who has made some significant contribution to the society
Kumar is a MBA (entrepreneurship) graduate of batch 2014-2015. Prior to doing MBA he graduated as an engineer. In his early entrepreneurial journey, which began from 2009, he co-founded a venture that was related to expanding wireless internet to rural villages of Nepal, for which he was awarded as “Young Scientist for Innovation: Shaping the Future” at International Internet Festival of Young Scientists – 2011 which was held in Russia. He is also a recipient of International Mondialogo Engineering Award – 2009 in Stuttgart, Germany.
While pursuing MBA at King’s College, he was selected in student outreach program to Beijing, China in July, 2015.
After completing his MBA, he was selected in Rockstart Impact Program 2015-2016, a 100-day Business Accelerator Program and he has traveled to different countries in Europe exploring the business ideas. Currently, he is actively involved in “Project Kailash” that promotes agriculture and tourism in a remote village of Makwanpur district.