Registration Open

Annual Kathmandu Conference on Nepal and the Himalaya 2017
26-28 July, 2017 • Hotel Shanker, Lazimpat

Registration open for the sixth Annual Kathmandu Conference on Nepal and the Himalaya organised by
Social Science Baha, Association for Nepal and Himalayan StudiesBritain-Nepal Academic CouncilCentre for Himalayan Studies-CNRS & Nepal Academic Network (Japan).

The structure of registration fees is as follows: 

Nepali and other South Asian students: NPR 2500
Nepali and other South Asian professionals: NPR 3500
Professional, including South Asians, working outside South Asia: USD 75
Non-South Asian students: USD 50

This one-time fee should be paid during registration. Please note there will be no refunds for cancellations.

Registration is compulsory to attend the conference. Registration entitles participants to entry to the conference as well as all meals served over the three days. There is no deadline but since there are a limited number of seats, registration will be on a first-come basis.

All registered participants receive the full set of conference papers by email to allow everyone time to go through the papers prior to the conference and engage in fruitful exchanges during the conference proper.

Registration can be done by filling out the form available here, and making payments through one of the following means.

In person in Kathmandu at: 
Mandala Book Point, Kantipath (Phone: 01-4227711/4249555)
Patan Dhoka Kitab Pasal, Patan Dhoka (Phone: 01-5555256)
Social Science Baha, Battisputali (Phone: 01-4472807/4480091)

Online via the ANHS website:
Go to: and select either
‘Student Non-South Asian Registration for Summer Kathmandu Conference ($40)’ or
‘Professional Registration for Summer Kathmandu Conference ($60)’
as the case may be and proceed to make the payment.

By cheque in the United Kingdom:
Please write to the BNAC Treasurer, Celayne Heaton Shrestha, at: for instructions.

Please direct all your queries to