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|Kathmandu Infosys Educational Consultancy (P) Ltd.|
|Founded||September 19, 2006|
|Headquarters||1259 Dillibazar Rd., |
Number of locations
Standardized Test preparation
Language proficiency classes
|Revenue||11,900,000 United States dollar (2019)|
Number of employees
|120 (March 2019)|
KIEC, formerly known as Kathmandu Infosys, is a private company that serves students intending to study abroad and assists individuals for migration purpose. Its primary services include academic and career counseling, migration service, and standardized and proficiency test preparation. It is headquartered in Dillibazar Road, Kathmandu, in an area that has been referred to as the abroad education hub of the nation. Along with the head office in Dillibazar Road, it has a total of eleven branches in major economic hubs all over Nepal and two global office in Australia.
Kathmandu Infosys Educational Consultancy Pvt Ltd (generally known by its acronym KIEC) was founded by Rajendra Rijal on 19 September 2006.
Nepal Ministry of Education Certified Institution
Member of Educational Consultancy Association of Nepal.
In 2019, KIEC, along with a number of educational consultancies, were pulled into controversy as hundreds of Nepali students were enrolled in Australian Institute of Business and Technology whose course accreditation was terminated by Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) on 19 February 2019.
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- Official website
- Kathmandu Infosys at Crunchbase
- Kathmandu Infosys companies grouped at OpenCorporates
- KIEC PVT LTD on Facebook