Date of Publication in the Nepal Gazette
2075.6.2 (18 September 2018)
Act No. 16 of the year 2075 (2018)
An Act Made to Provide for Compulsory and Free Education
Whereas, it is expedient to make legal provisions relating to compulsory and free education, in order to ensure easy and equal access and continuity of all to education, and to make education universal, useful for life, competitive and qualitative, while focusing education on the building of nation, being committed to socialism based on democratic values and norms, by implementing, on the ground, the basic human rights of every person to acquire education and the fundamental right conferred by the Constitution;
Now, therefore, be it enacted by the Federal Parliament.