Organizational Structure

General and Board Members:

Set the constitution, fundamental values and vision of the institute and ensure that the organization is moving towards its vision following its values.

Director : Executive Head of the Institute

Operations Division

The HR and Finance officer provides support, help develop policies, and guide operations division’s staffs.

Operations division has finance, HR, admin officers, and logistics, support staffs hired as required by the operations division.

Academic Division

The academic division consist of staffs that are active in conducting research that is internationally recognized. Focus will be on conducting research that is contextually relevant especially in the context of developing countries. There is strong emphasis on establishing international collaborations, exchanges and joint grant applications. We welcome inquiries for joint research collaborations. The academic wing supports a large number of researchers and interns to initiate exploratory research in new and high value emerging areas. Our faculties have a strong track record of scientific contributions and the eligibility requirements for each position are comparable to high quality international standard for research faculties based on the faculties track record of scientific contributions, leadership skills and ability to train next generation of researchers.

The academic division consists of:

    • Research Director  (Equivalent to Professor)
    • Senior Research Scientist (Equivalent to Associate Professor/Reader)
    • Research Scientist (Equivalent to Assistant Professor/Lecturer)
    • Postdoctoral Researcher
    • PhD student
    • Research Associate, Research Assistant and Interns

Education and Outreach Division

The outreach division is responsible for disseminating research to the wider community within Nepal and the Asian region. It is also responsible for engaging with educational institutions to enhance AI based teaching. Outreach division conducts workshops and short training programmes in machine learning and data science with the aim of enhancing the technical capability of individuals and organisations with focus on enhancing AI/ML capability of IT professionals, embedding ML skills within organizations and improving science education within schools and colleges.

The outreach division consists of:

    • Outreach coordinator : responsible for developing outreach programmes and running these


    • Training specialists : responsible for developing content within specific areas and delivering these

Industry and Innovation Division

Facilitate and support building of research and innovation based industry ecosystem in Nepal. Support and incubate start-ups by providing infrastructure and expertise, and also actively explore product ideas originating from research activities within NAAMII. The division is also responsible for building mutually beneficial partnership with established industries.
The partnerships can for example include providing scientific expertise to the industries, getting funding for long term research fellows in NAAMII and PhD students who work on research topics relevant to the industry.
The division will also provide support to scientists and students to shape up their ideas to potential future product and actively support spin-offs from NAAMII.