Welcome to the Charak Institute of Health Science, Pokhara Metropolitan City-11, Kaski, a premier institution that emerged in 2061 B.S., evolving from its previous identities as the Pokhara Technical Health Multipurpose Institute and Western Health Science Academy. Our foundation is built on the visionary efforts of distinguished professionals and academic patrons who envisioned a center of excellence in health science education within our region.

Accredited by the Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT) and recognized by the Nepal Health Professional Council (NHPC), Nepal Pharmacy Council, and Nepal Nursing Council (NNC), our institute stands as a testament to our commitment to quality education and professional readiness. We are proud to be a beacon of knowledge and skill development in the health sciences, cherished not only in the Western Development Region but across Nepal.

At the heart of our esteemed institution is a serene academic environment, fostered by experienced administrators and a passionately committed faculty. Together with our skillful staff and comprehensive facilities, we have carved a niche as a model technical health college, setting standards of excellence in education and training. Our programs, including PCL in Nursing (Staff Nurse), PCL in General Medicine (Health Assistant), Diploma in Pharmacy, and Caregiver training, are meticulously designed to equip our students with the expertise and ethical grounding needed in the health profession.

In pursuit of our goal to offer exceptional quality education, the Charak Institute of Health Science is dedicated to providing advanced courses within a nurturing atmosphere that motivates our students to excel academically and professionally. We take pride in our seasoned team of educators and experts who are passionate about discovering and nurturing new talent, ensuring that every student is well-prepared for their career journey ahead.

Join us at CIHS, where your ambition to make a difference in the health sector finds its path, and where your potential is honed to meet the challenges of tomorrow’s healthcare landscape.


  • To establish strong faculties in the disciplines of Health Sciences.
  • To provide state of the art teaching and learning facilities for the students to achieve academic excellence.
  • To constantly monitor and upgrade facilities, recommended the curricula to incorporate new ideas and keep pace with the emerging trends and technology.
  • To coordinate and provide facilities for exchange of knowledge in health field in collaboration with national and other health related institution.

Core Values of Institute

  • Unity: We work together to achieve our goals.
  • Passion: We are committed to improve the quality of education service.
  • Integrity: We act with transparency, honesty and fairness in all we do.
  • Excellence: We seek to provide high quality facilities.
  • Respect: Respect for everyone (all our students, parents and employees).