Prof. Madhav Prasad Acharya

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

Email : madhavpdacharya@ksl.edu.np

Designation: President | Professor


Prof. Madhav Prasad Acharya is the President and a full-time faculty member at Kathmandu School of Law (KSL) since 2000 AD. He worked in Tribhuwan University for more than 27 years as a faculty member before joining KSL. He is LLM from Sheffield University, England with specialization in Criminal Law, Criminology and Law of Evidence. He qualified BA/BL from Tribhuwan University in 1972. He teaches Criminal Law to B.A.LL.B 2nd year and Criminal Law and Criminology/ Penology to LLM 1st year and 2nd year respectively.


  1. Criminal Jurisprudence, Bhrikuti Academic Publications, Nepal, 2014
  2. Critical Study on Criminal Law(Faujdari Kanunko Samichyatmak Bibechana), Bhrikuti Academic Publications
  3. Criminology/ Penology, Bhrikuti Academic Publications
  4. Aparaadh Shastra, Bhrikuti Academic Publications
  5. Faujhdhari Kanoon ra Faujhdhaari Nyaya (Criminal Law and Criminal Justice)  [A collection of published articles by the author in various journals] Ratna Pustak Bhandar.

Research Interest/Research Area

  1. Criminal Law
  2. Penology