March 31, 2018

We are pleased to announce the result of the first stage/round of our 5th National Astronomy Olympiad 2018 which was held on Saturday, February 17, 2018! Total of thirty-three students who scored 50/100 have been selected for the second round. The details of the second round will be available to all the selected students soon. […]

March 8, 2018

International Women’s Day has surely made the world to realise the importance of women participation in different decision making level as well as research activities! One of the most interesting discussion these days is how we can involve women in the interplanetary exploration such as Mars Missions as the biology of men and women are […]

February 19, 2018

As a part of our new initiative ‘Developing Astronomical Skills in Nepal’ approved and partially supported by the International Astronomical Union (IAU), we in association with Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) are hosting a one day ‘Workshop in Astronomy and Astrophysics Research’ for 3rd Year students (preferably taking space science and interested to […]

February 12, 2018

One of the most exciting national science olympiads in Nepal will closes registration from the eligible students on February 15, 2018! Interested and eligible student can download the application from via www.nepalastronomicalsociety.org/olympiad Regular Registration fee: 1,000/- Regular Deadline: Friday, February 9, 2018 Late Registration fee: 1,100/-  Extended Deadline: Thursday, February 15, 2018 The pre-selection (first […]

February 12, 2018

On the occasion of International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2018, we are pleased to announce 2nd NASO Women In Science Award 2018! The award will be distributed into two categories: student and professional on April 12, 2018 during a main function of our week long celebration of ‘International Day of Human Space […]

January 8, 2018

Following the great success of our previous versions of the olympiad in 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017; the application for the 5th National Astronomy Olympiad was opened on December 10, 2017! This year, we will have exam centers at Biratagar, Chitwan, Kathmandu, Pokhara, Butwal and Dhangadi. We are adding one major cities each year so […]

December 10, 2017

We are pleased to open the application for the 5th National Astronomy Olympiad 2018 in Nepal! Interested students who are currently studying at high school or completed high school and will join the university program in 2018 can participate in the program. Participant should not be more than 20 years old by June 30, 2018! […]

December 8, 2017

We are pleased to announce the winners of our NASO 5th National Astronomy Olympiad Logo Competition! Lets congratulate the winners for their worderful works: First Prize: Safal Shrestha Second Prize: Ayush Pandey Third Prize: Surya Gyawali The competition was open during September 25-November 15, 2017. Our judges carefully evaluated all the logos. The judging panel […]

October 10, 2017

World Space Week 2017 celebration in Nepal has been concluded with a program at Khwopa Secondary School, Bhaktapur today! Photo 1: Panel session: from left to right [Suresh Kumar Dhungel (NAST),  Sudarshan Karki (LIGO), Manisha Dwa (NASO/WIAN), Khim Panthee (NYC-Nepal) and Suresh Bhattarai (NASO)] Photo 2: Participants and school faculties paying attention during the panel […]

September 25, 2017

We are pleased to announce the NASO 5th National Astronomy Olympiad Logo Competition as a part of our world space week celebration in Nepal. Interested designers must submit their design by October 10, 2017! Important Details: Submission Open: September 25, 2017 Submission Close: October 10, 2017 Registration Fee: NRs 200/- Top three logos will be […]