Central Campus of Technology

Contact Information

Phone: 01-025-570228 | Email: info@cct.tu.edu.np | Website: www.cctdharan.edu.np/

Central Campus of Technology (CCT) is located in Dharan and is affiliated with Tribhuvan University (TU). Central Campus is the forerunner and the only constituent of TU where food technology and nutrition programs are offered. It is considered the epitome of food technology education in Nepal, where more than 90% of the technologists working in the food industry and allied organizations get their educational degrees. After the education system came into being in Nepal in 1971 A.D. (2028 B.S.), all the higher education centers scattered all over the country were unified under the umbrella of Tribhuvan University. Subsequently, Central Campus was established in 1973 AD. and soon became the forerunner of the Food Technology program in Nepal.

At present, programs of diverse natures are being run at the college. Hence, it is a matter of pride to be enrolled at the Central Campus, where many students prefer to study. The college has the vision to strive to transition into the Deemed University of Food Science and Technology, making it one of the finest research stations for post-harvest technology in the SAARC region. The main mission of the Central Campus of Technology is to strengthen research facilities and develop post-harvest technology and allied programs to the point where Central Campus can be deemed a university in its own right. To bring these visions and missions into reality, Central Campus of Technology has set the following goals:

  • Fully deploy the privileges of autonomy.
  • Mobilize resources for developing infrastructure.
  • Prepare strategic plans for the sustainability of all future programs.
  • Strengthen research facilities.
  • Run advanced academic programs in science and technology.

Being a college that offers degrees in food technology, it offers bachelor's and master's-level courses in microbiology, food technology, nutrition and dietetics, geology, and physics.


Out of the various facilities and resources offered by Central Campus of Technology, the following are among the main facilities that are offered:

  • Central Campus has a team of the nation’s most resourceful faculties.
  • Central Campus uses the most modern pedagogy.
  • Their library is replete with the latest study materials.
  • They have both offline and online e-library systems with thousands of study materials.
  • Free unlimited internet connectivity is offered with full power and electricity backup.
  • The classes are equipped with the most modern pieces of equipment on the Central Campus.
  • Hostel facilities for students (boys and girls).
  • Central Campus owns 9.2 hectares of lush greenery in the beautiful Dharan landscape.
  • Dharan has a very salubrious climate.
  • Cafés and college museums are also within the Central Campus property.

Why Central Campus

Here are some reasons to select Central Campus of Technology among other colleges:

  • Forerunner of food technology studies in Nepal.
  • known for excellence in the field and research facilities.
  • outstanding and experienced teachers and researchers.
  • Long-standing history and transition.

Scholarships at Central Campus

Central Campus of Technology offers scholarships to financially weak, meritorious students in each year/semester program.

Principal Message

Dear Students, Parents, Well wishers,

It is my great pleasure to welcome you to the Central Campus of Technology. We are situated at a beautiful height in the north-east corner of Dharan City. CCE was established in 2028, and within its time span, it has been able to achieve all its objectives. It has been offering high-quality education in food technology, nutrition and dietetics, microbiology, and physics. It is the Central Campus of Food Technology. We also have the finest research for post-harvest technology in the South-Western region. We commit to practical, value-based life skills education. I am sure it will be an academic excellence center in multiple areas of science and technology.

Ass Prof Dr Dil Kumar Limbu


Central Campus of Technology

Extra Information

Scholarships at Central Campus

Central Campus of Technology offers scholarships to financially weak, meritorious students in each year/semester program.

The various programs at Central Campus are as follows:

BSc Physics

Study B. Sc. Physics at Central Campus and strive to achieve the proficiency in the field of science that you want. Learn more on details regarding the course and the general requirements to apply for this college.

BTech Food Technology

BSc Geology

BSc Microbiology

MSc Microbiology