Ms. Roshani Bhujel

Deputy Director of Studies
Area of specialization: 
Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy Management, Open Government Data, Open Data, Governance and Development, Qualitative Research
MA in Economics





MA in Economics (Rank Holder), Osmania University, Hyderabad, India (2014)


B.A. in Development Studies (First Division with Distinction), Kathmandu University, Nepal (2011)






Training and Research Officer, Nepal Administrative Staff College (NASC), December 2017-Present


Economist, Institute for Integrated Development Studies (IIDS), July 2015- November 2017


Research Analyst, International Network for Alternative Financial Institutions (INAFI-Nepal), July 2014-June 2015


Research Associate, Asian Study Center for Peace and Conflict Studies (ASPECT-Nepal), August 2011-July 2012































Nepalko Sanghiye Shashan Pranali, Co- Authored, 2020, Nepal Administrative Staff College and The Asia Foundation


A Policy Study on Employment Generation at Federal Level, Co-Authored, 2019, Ministry of Labour Employment and Social Security (MoLESS)


Public Policy on Nepal: Retrospect and Introspect, Co-Authored, 2019, Yamaguchi University, Japan


Bagmati Pradeshko Pradeshik Pratibedan, Co-Authored, Nepal Administrative Staff College


Role of Intermediary in Public Service Deliver: A Case Study of Transport Management Office, Ekantakuna, Lalitpur


Gender and Migration with reference to Nepal (Co-authored), September 2016, International Symposium on Asian Development


Calling: Female Labor Migrants, SAMBAD, Vol no: 37, July, 2016 Institute for Integrated Development Studies (IIDS), Kathmandu, Nepal


Coordinated Development of Manufacturing Industry with Particular Reference to building Production Network in South Asia (Assisted), July 2014, SASEPS


State of Foreign Direct Investment and Employment Opportunities in Nepal, SAMBAD, Vol no: 35, July 2014, Institute for Integrated Development Studies (IIDS)


Efficiency of Public Expenditure: A case of School Leaving Certificate Examination of Community Schools of Nepal, August 2012, Nepal Education Journalists’ Group


Insidious Spiral, 14 February, 2014, Republica,


Poor NOC, always in debt, 20 January 2012, The Kathmandu Post


None for the Road, 5 February, 2012, The Kathmandu Post























Open Government Data for Effective Governance: Nepal’s Current Status and Its Anticipated Roadmap


COVID-19 in Nepal: The Missing Links among Local, Provincial and Federal Government


Perception of Government Employees Towards Their Performance, 2020


Role of Intermediary in Public Service Deliver: A Case Study of Transport Management Office, 2018, Ekantakuna, Lalitpur


Supervisor, Local Provincial Government Survey in Nepal, NASC, London School of Economics, Yale University


Supervisor, Province no.3, Capacity Needs Assessment Survey of Local Government


Mitigating Conflict and Improving Implementation of Gender and Social Inclusion (GESI) Policies through a People-to- People Approach in Nepal, August 2017, TAF&USAID


Outcome Monitoring of Livelihood and Assets Creation School Meals and Mother and Child Health & Nutrition Programme, September 2016-March 2017), WFP Nepal


The Role of Remittances as Effective Development Finance for Sustainable Development in Nepal (Research team member),November 2015-March 2016, KOICA and IOM Development









Training and Trainers Program on “Fiscal Federalism and Good Governance” organized by Management Development Institute (MDI) Campus on March 25-30, 2019


Master Training of Trainers (MToT) on GESI/GRB organized by NASC on Jan 6th-10, 2019


Training of the Trainers (ToT) organized by NASC on 5th to 11th July, 2018

Training of Trainers (ToT) on Gender, Identity and Transformation, February 4-8, 2017, The Asia Foundation (TAF) & USAID


Short-Term Training Workshop on Input-Output Analysis and Social Accounting Matrix, June 12-13,2016, Institute for Integrated Development Studies (IIDS)


2nd Training Programme for Young South Asian Scholars on Labor Economics: Theories, Methodologies and Research Issues, December 2-13, 2014, ILO, ESCAP and IDRC|CRDI













Session’s Best Presenter under the theme “Politics and Governance” for the paper presented on “Open Government Data for Effective Governance: Nepal’s Current Status and Its Anticipated Roadmap”, organized by 6th International Conference on Public Policy and Governance (ICOSS) on Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 19-20 September 2019


Rank Holder (MA in Economics), 2014


Silver Jubilee Scholarship Award 2012-2014 for MA in Economics, Embassy of India


Merit Scholarship Award 2005-2007, Sainik Awasiya Mahavidhlaya, Bhaktapur to pursue intermediate level