Kathmandu, Nov 9. Hult Prize, referred to as the “Nobel prize for students”, is an annual social entrepreneurship competition that challenges students to build businesses that contribute to solving a pressing social issue and be strong enough business ideas capable of making a profit. The Hult Prize OnCampus event, held annually at Kathmandu University, has begun this year with the theme “ Redesigning Fashion ”. This year’s theme challenges you to create a for-profit social venture* in the fashion/clothing industry. The competition is open to all graduate, undergraduate, MPhil, and PhD students and creative minds from any school and affiliated colleges of Kathmandu University.
Your idea must create a measurable positive impact on people and the planet and support the United Nations in meeting its Sustainable Development Goals by the 2030 deadline. The event will be led by Mr Heriz Bista, Campus Director, and his team of 30 OC members.
It is also worth mentioning that Kathmandu University is the first university in Nepal to organise the OnCampus Hult event.