Research Projects

Some of the key qualitative research projects that we have conducted for our clients in and out of the country include:


  • Student Perceptions of Leadership, Accountability, and Governance of Student Leaders and Unions, 2012 [for Search for Common Ground; project funded by FCO/DFID]

  • An Evaluation of the radio programme “Jeewanshaili”: a post-earthquake emergency awareness kit for Sindhupalchowk district [for Oxfam in Nepal, 2016]

  • Formative research to "Explore the nature of VAWG, and its effects among migrant labour communities in Baglung district, Nepal" [for VSO Nepal and South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC), 2016]

  • Policy Research on ‘Investment Nepal Investment Guide, 2016’ [for Investment Board – Nepal (IBN)]

  • Status of cold storage facilities in Nepal

  • Status of Conflict Affected Women in Far-western Region of Nepal [assessing underlying causes of gender based violence and effectiveness of the National Action Plan UNSCRs 1325 and 1820; for Search for Common Ground]

  • Leadership and Governance in Nepal, 2014 [for Search for Common Ground; project funded by USAID]

  • Leadership and Governance: Impact of Radio Drama, 2013 [for Search for Common Ground; project funded by USAID]

  • Study on the Impact of Economic Freedom on Retail Shops, 2012/13 [studied the day-to-day realities of the retail shop owners to find out the barriers preventing growth; in collaboration with Samriddhi, The Prosperity Foundation]

  • Baseline, mid-line and end-line study for "One Community One Family: Evaluation Research on Relationships among Labour Migration Communities in two Village Development Committees of Nepal" [for VSO Nepal and South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC),

Some of the key quantitative research projects that we have conducted for our clients in and out of the country include:


  • A Study of Home Appliance Industry in Nepal [covering 59 districts; for a renowned international home appliances brand]

  • Market Survey of Tourists in Pokhara [for a leading private business group]

  • Study for Market Scenario and Ice-cream Business in Nepal [for a private company]

  • Feasibility Study of Laundry Business in Kathmandu Valley [for a private company]

  • Youth Sex Survey in Kathmandu and Birgunj [for Marie Stopes International]

  • Feasibility Study of a New Hospital in Western Region - Bhairahawa [including Business Plan Development; for Grace Health Service Foundation Nepal]

  • Market Feasibility Studies [for different types of new business ventures like recreational park, super-speciality library, laundry business, academic institution, electric vehicles]

  • Agricultural Radio Programme Survey in Mid-Western Region [for SAMARTH – Nepal Market Development Programme]

  • Good Governance Radio Programme Listenership Survey [seven districts across all development regions; for Search for Common Ground]

  • Assessing Financing Demand of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises in Nepal [conducted in five districts across five development regions; for GFA Consulting Group, Germany]

  • Feasibility Study of Business Chain Hotel across Nepal [for a leading business house based in Nepal]

  • Brand Perception Surveys [for automotive, spa, restaurant chain, home appliances, cement, academic institution]

  • Market Study of a Science Specimen Product [for a private company]

  • Feasibility Study for New Branch Locations [for a development bank]

  • Media Monitoring of a Mass-media Campaign [covering 48 districts, for a diplomatic agency]

  • Customer Satisfaction Survey [for a renowned automobile brand]

  • Print Media Research [for a leading publication based in Kathmandu]