Education in rural development will open doors for a variety of career opportunities ranging from public administration to politics to development sector.
Bachelor in Rural Development is a 3-year (6 semester) program with second major in Sociology. The program is offered by School of Social Sciences in association with Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Tribhuvan University.
Bachelor in Rural Development from Thames leads to a Bachelor of Arts degree from Tribhuvan University.
Students are also required to appear for 14 course examinations which will lead to a degree from Tribhuvan University.
The main aim of this course is to help students develop an understanding of the wider world through interdisciplinary learning. Critical understanding of the societies, understanding the social problems, ethical questions of contemporary world and developing critical perspectives and skills to engage in development of the rural societies are the major learnings to draw from the BRD program at Thames.The BRD program at Thames encourages the ability to work in a team and lead innovation in the workplace.