SWIFT Codes for banks in Nepal

SWIFT CODES FOR BANKS IN NEPAL

Did you know how you receive payments from foreign countries or between the banks in Nepal? The SWIFT code or BIC codes play a vital role in this process. The Swift code helps to connect for worldwide interbank financial telecommunication. That’s why you can send and receive the payment anywhere in an easy way. So in this post, I’m going to provide you All BIC or SWIFT codes for banks in Nepal.

Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications (SWIFT) code is the standard format of Bank Identifier Codes (BIC). That provides a unique identifier for the bank.

SWIFT Codes usually used when transferring the money for international transfer and between the banks as well. 

SWIFT  codes especially the design of 8 or 11 characters. For 8 digit codes refers to head branch or primary branch while 11 digit codes refer to specific branches. SWIFT codes are formatted as below. 

In that case:

First 4 characters are bank code (Only in letter)

Next 2 characters are ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code (Only on Letter)

Next 2 characters are location code

And last 3 characters are branch code

List of SWIFT codes of all banks in Nepal:

NoBank or InstitutionCityBranch NameSWIFT Code
1ACE DEVELOPMENT BANK LIMITEDKATHMANDUACDENPKA
2AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT BANK LTDKATHMANDUADBLNPKA
3BANK OF ASIA NEPAL LIMITEDKATHMANDUBOALNPKA
4BANK OF KATHMANDU LIMITEDKATHMANDUBOKLNPKA
5CENTURY COMMERCIAL BANK LIMITEDKATHMANDUCCBNNPKA
6CITIBANK N. A.KATHMANDUCITINPK1
7CITIZENS BANK INTERNATIONAL LIMITEDKATHMANDUCTZNNPKA
8CIVIL BANK LIMITEDKATHMANDUCIVLNPKA
9COMMERZ AND TRUST BANK NEPAL LTDKATHMANDUCTBNNPKA
10EVEREST BANK LTD.KATHMANDUEVBLNPKA
11GLOBAL IME BANK LIMITEDBIRGUNJGLBBNPKA
12GRAND BANK NEPAL LIMITEDKATHMANDUDCBNNPKA
13HIMALAYAN BANK LTD.KATHMANDUHIMANPKA
14JANATA BANK NEPAL LIMITEDKATHMANDUJBNLNPKA
15KASTHAMANDAP DEVELOPMENT BANK LTDKATHMANDUKDBLNPKA
16KIST BANK LIMITEDKATHMANDUKISTNPKA
17KUMARI BANK LTDKATHMANDUKMBLNPKA
18LAXMI BANK LIMITEDKATHMANDULXBLNPKA
19LUMBINI BANK LIMITEDKATHMANDULUBLNPKA
20MACHHAPUCHCHHRE BANK LIMITEDKATHMANDUMBLNNPKA
21MEGA BANK NEPAL LIMITEDKATHMANDUMBNLNPKA
22NABIL BANK LIMITEDKATHMANDUNARBNPKA
23NEPAL BANGLADESH BANK LIMITEDKATHMANDUNPBBNPKA
24NEPAL BANK LIMITEDKATHMANDUNEBLNPKA
25NEPAL CREDIT AND COMMERCE BANK LTD.KATHMANDU(NEW ROAD BRANCH)NBOCNPKANRD
26NEPAL CREDIT AND COMMERCE BANK LTD.KATHMANDUNBOCNPKA
27NEPAL INVESTMENT BANK LTD.KATHMANDUNIBLNPKT
28NEPAL RASTRA BANKKATHMANDUNRBLNPKA
29NEPAL RASTRA BANKKATHMANDU(FOREIGN EXCHANGE DEPARTMENT)NRBLNPKAFED
30NEPAL SBI BANK LTD. KATHMANDUKATHMANDUNSBINPKA
31NEPAL SBI BANK LTD. KATHMANDUKATHMANDU(BIRGUNJ BRANCH)NSBINPKA001
32NIC ASIA BANK LIMITEDKATHMANDUNICENPKA
33NMB BANK LTDKATHMANDUNMBBNPKA
34PRIME COMMERCIAL BANK LTDKATHMANDUPCBLNPKA
35RASTRIYA BANIJYA BANKKATHMANDURBBANPKA
36SANIMA BANK LIMITEDKATHMANDUSNMANPKA
37SIDDHARTHA BANK LIMITEDKATHMANDUSIDDNPKA
38STANDARD CHARTERED BANK NEPAL LIMITEDKATHMANDUSCBLNPKA
39SUNRISE BANK LIMITEDKATHMANDUSRBLNPKA
40TOURISM DEVELOPMENT BANK LTD.KATHMANDUTDBLNPKA

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