|Acting Director General |
|Mr Ananda Raj Khanal|
Ananda Raj Khanal, born in September 1970, Tanahun, Damauli, Nepal, received his bachelor's degree in electronics and communications in 1996 from Karnataka Regional Engineering College, Surathkal, India, and his master's degree in optical communications in 2000 from Anna University, Chennai, India. He also completed his LLB degree (Gold medalist - 2009) from Tribhuvan University, Nepal in 2009. From 1997 to 2005, he was a lecturer at Kathmandu University, serving as Assistant Professor (2000-05) and as the Head of Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering for a year. He joined the Nepal Telecommunications Authority, the telecom regulator of Nepal, in April 2006, and now serves as the Director. He has participated as a panelist and speaker in a number of conferences and seminars related to telecommunications policy and regulation issues in South Asia. He is also serving as Visiting Faculty at a number of colleges in Nepal. His subjects of interest includes-Analog and Digital Communications, Optical Fiber Communications, Digital System Design and Microprocessors. He has supervised a number of undergraduate and graduate projects.