Published Date : 2020-02-07 (Modified Date : 2021-03-30)

The CDS was officially registered with the Government of Nepal in 2005            with a view to undertake the            research, academic and training program to make the output efficient under    private efforts and         management. Later of the year the year, the CDS was affiliated       with Purbanchal      University for   the operation of academic          programs.


The graduate program on Master in Development Studies (MDevS) offered first time in Nepal, by the College of Development Studies (CDS) in affiliation with Purbanchal University is a novel program introduced in 2006 with the objective to (a) produce highly disciplined graduates who do not only possess the right moral orientation, but also the mental drives and resourcefulness to provide visionary leadership in the public and private sectors (b) train and groom students to become professionally competent development experts and socially responsible individuals and (c) blend the programs with research studies and professional training on contemporary issues of development targeted to the welfare of the society.