Our Motto : "गुणस्तरीय, पारदर्शी एवं सेवाग्राहीमैत्री सेवा"

Working Experiences:

Mr. Dornath Aryal assumed the office of Director General at the Department of Passport on 01 November 2020. Prior to that Mr. Aryal worked as Director General, Department of Consular Services, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, from September 2019 to October 2020. He served as Minister Counsellor/Deputy Chief of Mission/Head of Chancery at the Embassy of Nepal, Copenhagen, Denmark from May 2017 to September 2019. He was Under Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Regional Organizations Division, from July 2015 to May 2017.
Mr. Aryal worked as Minister Counsellor/Deputy Permanent Representative of Nepal to the UN-ESCAP at the Embassy of Nepal, Bangkok from June 2011 to July 2015. During the same period at the Embassy of Nepal in Thailand, Mr. Aryal worked as Charge dAffairesa.i from December 2011 to January 2015.
Mr. Aryal worked as Under Secretary at Central Passport Office, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Kathmandu, from November 2010 to June 2011 handling, among others, the new project of Machine Readable Passport. He worked as Under Secretary at United Nations, International Organizations and International Law Division, MOFA, Kathmandu from June 2010 to October 2011, Deputy Chief of Protocol, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Nepal, from Sept 2009 to June 2010, First Secretary, at the Embassy of Nepal, Copenhagen, Denmark from May 2007 to September 2009, Section Officer, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Kathmandu, Nepal from December 2005 to May 2007, Consul at the Consulate General of Nepal, Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region of People’s Republic of China from March 2001 to December 2005, Section Officer, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Kathmandu, Nepal from April 1998 to March 2001.

Academic Qualifications:

Mr. Aryal holds Master’s Degree in Public Administration (MPA) from Purbanchal University, Nepal, 2007, Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from Tribhuwan University Kathmandu Nepal, 1999, Bachelor of Law from Tribhuwan University, Kathmandu Nepal, 1996, Bachelor of Arts, (Economics), from Tribhuwan University, Kathmandu, Nepal, 1992, Bachelor of Commerce from Tribhuwan University, Kathmandu, Nepal, 1991, Bachelor of Education, Purwanchal University, Nepal, 2010,

International Conferences/Meetings:

While working at the Embassy of Nepal in Thailand in the capacity of Charge dAffairesa.i. Mr. Aryal had the opportunity to take part in several high-level conferences/meetings as a leader of Nepali delegation including Connect Asia-Pacific Summit, 18 November 2013, Bangkok, Thailand, Health Ministers’ Meeting, Bangkok, Thailand, Energy Ministers’ Meeting, Bangkok, Thailand and other several high-level meetings.
Mr. Aryal participated as a member of Nepali delegation in the SAARC Inter-Summit Session,Pokhara, Nepal from 14-17 March 2016, 2nd Asia -Pacific Water Summit, Chiangmai, Thailand, 2013, , 65th United Nations General Assembly, New York, September 2010 and 61th United Nations General Assembly, New York, September 2006, 14th NAM Summit, Havana, Cuba, September, 2006, 13th SAARC Summit, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2005. Asia-Africa Summit, Jakarta, Indonesia, 2005,Boao Forum for Asia, 2005, World Summit on the Information Society, Tunis, Tunisia, 2005
Mr. Aryal took part in different diplomatic and other training including Peace Mediation and Crisis Diplomacy in Action: New Dynamics for Stable Stalemates’ Berlin, Germany, 22-27 April 2018, First Executive Seminar for Diplomats from Asia & Pacific, Berlin, Germany (August 8, 2008 to September 14, 2008), Professional Course for Foreign Diplomats, Foreign Service Institute, Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi, India (March 2, 2000 to April 14 2000), Japanese Language/Culture Training, Japan Foundation, Japanese Language Institute, Osaka, Japan (October 1998 to June 1999). He took part in a number of trainings conducted by Nepal Administrative Staff College, Institute of Foreign Affairs, Nepal and other training institutions.


Mr. Aryal has published books and a number of articles. He is a co-author of Diplomatic Dealings, 2009.


Visiting new places. Mr. Aryal has visited more than 40 countries and many places of Nepal.

Marital Status:

Married to Swodesh Marasini and they have a daughter- Lisasri and a son- Nobalsri.