Asst. Prof. Rachit Kumar Murarka

Contact: Suryabinyak-4, Dadhikot, Bhaktapur, Bagmati, Nepal | 01-6634455, 01-6634663

Email : rachit.murarka@ksl.edu.np

Designation: Assistant Professor


Rachit Kumar Murarka is a full-time faculty at Kathmandu School of Law. He is also the coordinator for B.A.LL.B third year. He pursued his Ph.D from Centre for West Asian Studies, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University. His Ph.D thesis is titled “Political Economy of Economic Diversification in Post-Revolution Iran with Reference to Automobile Industry”. He completed his M.Phil in 2014. His dissertation is titled “Sanctions and Its Effects on Energy Industry in Iran”. He pursued M.A. in International Relations from JNU. He has interest in International Economics, Energy Security, International Finance, West Asian political developments and International Law. He has participated in several international conferences.



  1. 1984 Inflation: Israel’s Stabilisation Plan, Review of Research, Vol.7, Issue:5, Feb 2018
  2. The Changing Contours of India-Iran Relations: Mina Publication 2019 New Delhi in India’s Foreign Policy Reshaping in the Contemporary World
  3. Book Review, Asif Shuja (2018). India–Iran Relations: Under the Shadow of the
  4. Iranian Nuclear Issue Challenges for India’s Diplomacy. New Delhi: Indian Council for World Affairs and Knowledge World. Hardback. ISBN: 978-93-87324-15-2 in Contemporary Review of the Middle East, 5(3), 285-287
  5. Emerging Tech Entities and Innovation: Case of Chinese Tech Companies, ICS Analysis, September 2019, No.80
  6. South China Sea Dispute: A Liberalist Perspective, in South China Sea: Emerging Scenario, G Jayachandra Reddy, 2018


Research Interest/Research Area

  1. International Relations
  2. International Political Economy
  3. Energy Studies
  4. Iran and China Affairs