As technology reshapes the globe and innovation transforms markets and industries, today’s managers must possess strong capability in technology and innovation management. This MBA program will help you learn how to incorporate new technologies and innovations into an organization’s existing culture and practices. From a broader viewpoint, you will examine the technological, economic, and cultural factors that affect innovation. You will also study product development, which will be invaluable if you plan on turning your own ideas into profitable businesses or impactful nonprofits. MBA Technology and innovation brings forward an entrepreneurial and managerial approach to create, manage and grow sustainable high impact technology-based innovative companies in Nepal.

Course Structure

Core courses: (12 × 3) = 36 Credits

Majors: (8 × 3) = 24 Credits

Total: 60 Credits

Course Duration: Two years

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Core Courses
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Managerial Economics
  • Marketing Management
  • Strategic Management in a Globalized Economy
  • Managing Information Systems & Technology
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Financial Management
  • Applied Methods Capstone
  • Managerial Communication
  • Research Methodology
  • Entrepreneurship and New Ventures
Technology and Innovation Majors
  • Strategic Management of Technological Innovation
  • Technology Project management
  • New Product Design and Intellectual Property Rights
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Informatics for Managers
  • Management of Information Security
  • Data Analysis & Bus. Intelligence

Academic Admission Requirements

We invite applications from motivated candidates for this MBA

  • With a proven record of personal and academic achievement.
  • Passed in B.E. or B.Tech (any discipline) or BSIT (Bachelor of Science in Information Technology) or BIM (Bachelor of Information Management) or BCA (Bachelor of Computer Application) or BCIS (Bachelors in Computer Information Systems) or BSc. (Mathematics / Physics) from a university recognized by Tribhuvan University or Westcliff University. 
  • Good mathematical and statistical knowledge
  • Basic programming skills. 
  • With a good level of proficiency in English
  • Professional experience is a plus, but it is not a requirement for admission.

King’s MBA is open to Nepali and non-Nepali nationals.

Students will also attend these workshops as a part of the course

  • Everything data: from engineering to analytics to science
  • Communication for technical projects
  • Data Driven vs Data Centric
  • Stakeholder Management in Ambiguous Projects
  • Data Visualization for Effective Communication
  • Customizing Visual Communications: Tableau and Python

Academic Facilitators

Dr. Dovan Rai

Dr. Rai is the Fulbright Ph.D. scholars in Computer Science from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. She is a research scientist and Education Coordinator at NAAMII. She is passionate about education technology and worked at OLE Nepal, where she designed educational software for public schools in Nepal.

Aman Bhattarai

Mr. Bhattarai is Senior Consultant and Business Data Analyst at zeroG- A Lufthansa Group Company. He has done a Master’s Degree from Jacob University (Germany). He has ample experience working at a different position at multinational companies including Amazon, Lufthansa Group, and ArcelorMittal

Anjesh Tuladhar

Mr. Tuladhar is Chief Innovations Officer at YoungInnovations Pvt. Ltd. His areas of expertise are programming, system administration, system architecture design, project management, data analysis, and data visualization. 

Anjani Phuyal

Mr. Phuyal is Global Chief Technical Officer of Genese Solution, Chief Executive Officer of Genese Cloud Academy, Founder of Girls in Tech, Nepal, regional lead- Asia of Women in Big Data, AWS startup scout, Public cloud consultant, AWS APN ambassador, and Microsoft Certified Trainer. He had served at various international companies which include Capital One Bank ( UK’s top bank), Rackspace, MedicAnimal Ltd., and Instant access technologies. 

Krishna Khanal

Mr. Khanal is a philosopher and educator. He is an Assistant Professor at King’s College. He had worked with various international organizations that include Bosch GmbH, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, and AXA.

Kshitiz Gautam

Kshitiz completed his undergraduate degree in Computer Information Systems from Lee University, USA. He has an MBA from Kathmandu University School of Management, and currently,  a student of Data Science at Georgia Institute of Technology.

Career Prospects

This MBA prepares students to work at mid-level to the senior-level position at various organizations which includes IT firms, Technology-based startups, FinTech Companies, Banking & Financial institutes, and Big Corporates. The students can seek various roles, but not limited to, as follows:

  • Technology Manager
  • Innovation Manager
  • Business Development Manager
  • Innovation Manager
  • Tech Entrepreneur
  • Information Security Manager
  • Business Data Analyst
  • Project Manager
  • Information Systems Managers
  • Chief Technology Officers
  • Chief Operating Officers

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the scope of MBA-Technology and innovation management?

This program will prepare you with all the necessary skills and academic knowledge for management positions in various business enterprises, with a concentration of courses in technology management. This is why Technology and innovation management is relevant to almost all businesses, generating a vast scope for professionals holding an MBA in Technology and Innovation management.

I am a final year undergraduate student. Can I apply?

Yes, you can apply on a provisional basis provided that you have passed all previous year/ semester examinations and can submit your provisional mark sheet before final admission. If you fail to meet King’s MBA eligibility requirement for this program, your admission will be canceled.

Do I need Prior background in Engineering and/or Information Technology?

Yes. Students with a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or technology are preferred for this program. Student need to have a good foundation in Mathematics (linear regression, vector, linear algebra) and Statistics

Is MBA-Technology and innovation management accredited?

The Program is ACBSP accredited.

What is ACBSP?

Founded in 1988, the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) ignites a standard of excellence with an accreditation process based on the Baldrige Education Criteria for Performance Excellence. The accreditation focuses on recognizing teaching excellence, determining student learning outcomes, and a continuous improvement model. Institutions with programs accredited by ACBSP are committed to continuous improvement that ensures their business program will give students the skills employers want. To learn more, please visit: https://www.acbsp.org

What is the significance of Accreditation?

Attending an accredited institution of higher learning ensures that the educational programs and outcomes offered to meet the highest standards.

What is the class size of this program?

 The program has 35 students in maximum. Students can be sure that Westcliff University, as accredited by ACBSP and WSCUC, adheres to the highest standards and is dedicated to constant institutional improvement.

What is the curriculum content like?

This program is for students who want to become top tier technology managers. We prepare them to solve the real-world issues through our action learning courses and a required capstone project.

Are fellowships or scholarships allowed?

Students are expected to be self-funded. At the same time, students are welcome to seek and apply for certain scholarships available. For available scholarships, please contact 

Mr. Gokul Chhetri, 

Admission officer

Contact No.: (+977) 9851012562

Email: gokul.chhetri@kingscollege.edu.np

Is the program recognized by Tribhuvan University?

Yes, all programs at King’s College are recognized by Tribhuvan University. For more details visit: https://www.kingscollege.edu.np/approval-recognition/

Program Facilitator

Mr. Krishna Khanal

Assistant Professor and Program Facilitator

Contact No.: (977) 9860172330

Email: krishna@kingscollege.edu.np

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