BHAKTAPUR NIST School was established in 2000 AD as an associate of NIST Foundation. It has a long–standing successful history with its alumni serving in different professions across the world. It is an inclusive and co–educational school situated at Lokanthali, Bhaktapur, a very ideal location in terms of accessibility. It is a full–fledged high school offering classes to students from Play–group to Grade 12 (Twelve) with representation from diverse cultural background, race, religion, sexual orientation, etc. The school follows the national curriculum under the National Examination Board (NEB), Nepal, and the medium of instruction is English except for Nepali subject in all grades. Currently, the school offers classes for Science and Law stream in the Upper Secondary i. e. Grade 11 and 12, and there are plans afoot to introduce classes on Management and Humanities streams as well in the future.


The school has always focused on imparting high–quality education since its inception. We have a competent team of leadership and teaching faculty, who are experienced, passionate and dedicated, and have a zeal to learn and grow professionally. The school provides students with a learning environment that is safe, positive and intellectually stimulating, and fosters a culture of learning by engaging students with problem–solving based projects.

Vision & Mission

Our vision is to become a highly respected high school in the city where its students, staff and the community feel safe and valued, demonstrate their pride, share a love for learning, and where students graduate with academic excellence to succeed in higher education, life and beyond.

We provide our students with a holistic education in a caring, safe and supportive environment that fosters positive attitudes to learning, and promotes students’ holistic development that includes intellectual, social and emotional skills as well as their physical well–being. We engage with parents as partners to facilitate students to achieve academic excellence, inspire lifelong learning, and become confident, engaged and responsible global citizens. We help students develop the 21 st century skills – creativity, critical–thinking, collaboration and communication skills, aptitude for learning and positive attitudes that are necessary to succeed and thrive in life, higher education and beyond.



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