Lesson in pleasent atmosphere

Lessons are conducted in friendly and relaxed atmosphere. Believe it or not it is practical and fun most of the time. Our programs are geared to provide complete immersion. Classes are conducted in interactive manner.

Lessons with native speakers

All our instructors are Nepali native speakers. The lessons are conducted both in Nepali and English. The instructors are well trained and have many years of experience in teaching Nepali to foreigners.

100% satisfaction guarantee

What better way to learn a new language than to combine it with meeting new people and making new friends who have come from the four corners of the globe to do exactly what you have come to do.


The Centre for Language and Cross-culture Training (CLCT) provides a focus for helping foreign development associates, expatriates, overseas volunteers and research students to learn about Nepali and other indigenous languages, and about Nepali culture and society.
CLCT was established in July 2006 by Dinesh Rajbhandari, former Head of Language and Orientation Training Department of International Nepal Fellowship (INF) a non-profit international organisation working in Nepal. CLCT is registered with the Nepal government as a private firm. Currently, CLCT is providing language and cross-cultural orientation training to the expatriates, volunteers and many research students in Nepal

We have large experience in corporate language service needs


We make sure that all of our client finises their courses with being fluent in Nepali language


Our team consist of a Director, a Programme Co-coordinator and seven language instructors. All our instructors are highly qualified and experienced with many years’ of language instruction.
Dinesh Rajbhandari

Dinesh Rajbhandari

Dinesh is a graduate of Tribuban University. He has more than 25 years of experience in language and cross-cultural instruction. He taught many expatriates and volunteers worked with several INGOs like UMN, FAO, SNV, SPW in Nepal. He also worked as a programme coordinator for Miami University Nepal experience programme for several years. Dinesh worked as a head of language and orientation Training Department in International Nepal Fellowship (international Christian organization working in Nepal) for seven years. He has developed and conducted many initial and on-going language teachers’ training courses. He has written language course books (i) Introductory Nepali Course (ii) Nepali – A Beginner’s Course for teaching Nepali language to foreigners. He attended summer programmes (Language Teacher’s workshop) at the University of Minnesota, USA on (i) Second Language Acquisition (ii) Strategies Based Instruction (iii) Maximizing Study Abroad.

Rekha Rajbhandari

Rekha Rajbhandari

Rekha holds M.SC. specialized in Botany. Rekha has been working as a Nepali language instructor for the United Mission to Nepal (UMN), International Nepal Fellowship (INF) and Voluntary Services Overseas Nepal (VSON) from 1997 to date. Rekha is the co-writer of the book "Introductory Nepali Course". She has been working as a Program Coordinator with CLCT since July 2006.