Registrations are still ongoing

25-27 July, 2018 • Hotel Shanker, Lazimpat

Registrations are still ongoing for the seventh Annual Kathmandu Conference on Nepal and the Himalaya being organised by Social Science BahaAssociation for Nepal and Himalayan StudiesBritain-Nepal Academic CouncilCentre for Himalayan Studies-CNRS & Nepal Academic Network (Japan).

The conference webpage can be viewed here.

Registrations can be done in person till the end of the day of 24th July (Tuesday) at:
Social Science Baha, Battisputali (01-4472807, 4480091)
Mandala Book Point, Kantipath (01-4227711/ 4249555) 
Patan Dhoka Kitab Pasal, Patan Dhoka (01-5555256)
At the venue itself, Hotel Shanker on the day of the conference, 25th July (Wednesday).


The structure of registration fees is as follows: 
Nepali and other South Asian students: NPR 2,500 

Nepali and other South Asian professionals: NPR 3,500
Non-South Asian students: USD 50
Professional, including South Asians, living outside South Asia: USD 75

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.

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.

Please direct your queries to or 01-4472807.


The Organising Team
Conference Organising Committee

Association for Nepal and Himalayan Studies
Steven Folmar, Wake Forest University
Barbara Grossman-Thompson, California State University

Britain-Nepal Academic Council
Krishna Adhikari, University of Oxford
David Gellner, University of Oxford

Centre for Himalayan Studies-CNRS
Tristan Bruslé, Centre for Himalayan Studies-CNRS
Philippe Ramirez, Centre for Himalayan Studies-CNRS

Nepal Academic Network
Tatsuro Fujikura, Kyoto University
Katsuo Nawa, University of Tokyo

Social Science Baha
Rajendra Pradhan, Social Science Baha
Sambriddhi Kharel, Social Science Baha

Conference Secretariat, Social Science Baha
Deepak Thapa
Tracy Ghale
Rita Bhujel


Please also note future conference dates
2019: 24-26 July
2020: 29-31 July
2021: 28-30 July