SAIM for Success


“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit”- Aristotle.

South Asian Institute of Management

SAIM College, formally known as the South Asian Institute of Management, is a prestigious educational institution in Kathmandu, Nepal. Established in 2005, SAIM is affiliated with Pokhara University. It offers undergraduate and graduate programs, including a Bachelor of Computer Systems and Information Technology (BCSIT), a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), and a Master of Business Administration in Global Business (MBA-Global Business).

SAIM College is committed to nurturing excellence in its students. It offers a comprehensive learning environment that blends theoretical knowledge with practical application. The college employs various teaching methods, such as case studies, internships, and project-based learning, to prepare students for the dynamic field of Computer Systems and Information Technology (CSIT). This approach aims to develop well-rounded professionals with strong technical skills and critical thinking abilities.

With a vision to become a globally recognized center of excellence in education and research in technology and management, SAIM College takes pride in its mission. The institution aims to produce tech-savvy managers, leaders, and innovators with integrity and a commitment to South Asian values. SAIM College is known for fostering a warm and supportive learning environment, where every individual is valued and encouraged to thrive. This collaborative atmosphere encourages creativity, innovation, and effective teamwork among students and faculty, making everyone feel welcomed and valued.

Vision, Mission, and Objectives

Our Vision

To be a reputed regional learning centre recognized globally for excellence in teaching and research in management and development.

Our Mission

To develop managers, leaders and entrepreneurs with a strong sense of integrity and commitment through the creation, preservation and dissemination of knowledge keeping in perspective the South Asian values to best serve the interest of business, government, non-government organizations and society. SAIM is dedicated to striving relentlessly in the academic domain to produce scholars and empower its graduates to attain leadership positions in South Asia and abroad.

Our Objectives


  1. To develop managers with sound management knowledge, skills and values, along with leadership qualities and a positive attitude.
  2. To build relevant, practical curricula grounded on sound theory and based on regional case studies and experience sharing.
  3. Motivate students to bring out their best and foster creativity, innovation and effective team building.
  4. To inculcate creativity and innovativeness in the faculty through continuing education, faculty development programs, consulting and research. To forge institutional and joint ventures with reputed institutions globally.
  5. To foster close links with the business and academic community in South Asia and elsewhere.
  6. To make learning and living at the Institute a unique experience for all participants and provide them with a sense of camaraderie and friendship that embraces all cultures and religions.