Fiona Demmingway, Class of 2014

KCM Young Elites Programme

What is KCM YEP?

KCM Young Elites Programme (YEP) is a platform for young and promising leaders to be a part of the undergraduate program at Kathmandu College of Management. KCM YEP is a foundation program that provides students with an exposure of undergraduate management education before enrolling into the full time programme.

The YEP is a mix of offline and online learning curriculum that eventually lead to integration with the college’s International BBA Programme. YEP is designed to empower students with the necessary tools to lay a strong foundation for their undergraduate education at KCM.

YEP’s learning and assessment methods enable students to realize their potential as young leaders among their peers. The selected students will attend learning weekends and also will be assigned roles that will give them a holistic view of KCM and the various activities under its undergraduate program.

KCM YEP focuses on:

  • Developing and enhancing leadership potential among the selected students.
  • Equipping the students with critical analytical skills to help them in their undergraduate studies.
  • Developing communication and interpersonal skills.

Who is it for?

The programme selects a talented pool of students and provides mentorship on their path to high performance before the start of the academic calendar. In order to apply for the YEP, the candidate must be currently enrolled in either grade 11 or grade 12 of any stream. To be eligible for this program, you need to secure at least 80% in your SLC examination.
HSEB/CBSE/A-levels/1 year Gap year


  • Learning and mentorship
    KCM YEP admitted students will be exposed to necessary skills to be better prepared for their career and their higher education. They will also have a mentor who will give them guidance throughout their YEP tenure and freshman year.

  • Exclusive KYEP scholarship
    Two students will receive exclusive YEP scholarships for their freshmen year. This scholarship will cover all their tuition fees over the period of one year.

  • Networking Opportunities
    The selected students will get unprecedented opportunities to meet up with KCM alumni and professionals during their YEP tenure by being a part of KCM events and activities.

  • Guaranteed admission at KCM
    KCM YEP is a direct entry route to admission at KCM. Selected candidates will be guaranteed a seat for the BBA program at KCM after the successful completion of the YEP.

Admission Process

Stage 1: Application form, Application Fee and Essay
Stage 2: KYEP Aptitude Tests
Stage 3: Scheduled Interview

Admission Calendar

Stage 1: Application form and Recommendation letter
Stage 2: Essay (200 words)
January, 2017
Stage 3: Specific customized examination for KCM YEP candidates (KYEP Aptitude Test) February, 2017
Stage 4: Face to Face interview. February, 2017
Orientation February, 2017
Commencement of Class August, 2017


Manish Keshari
KYEP Manager
Kathmandu College of Management
Email: kyep@kcm.edu.np
Contact Number: 980119909