Mount Annapurna Higher Secondary School (MAHSS), a sister concern of Cosmos International College, is the premier institution to provide education in English Medium with private venture for the first time in western development region of Nepal. This senior most institution of this region has been incessantly craving to impart quality education since its inception in 1979 (2035 B.S) with 20 students at Seto Darbar (Bhupi Marga) founded by a prominent educationist Mr. Bikal Sherchan to mark the special occasion ”the international year for children” with the objective of providing quality education young aspirants in a stimulating education to young aspirants in a stimulating environment of independent thinking and innovation. This institution takes pride in its contributions to have its level of performance as a contemporary benchmark in the academic sphere of the region and also acclaims gratification in the fact that most of the Founders, Directors, Principals, Senior Teachers or Managers of the leading organizations here in the valley have their involvement at least once during their career with this institution where they learned the professional acumen they possess and proud of today.
MAHSS feels pride to bring out the a large number of its alumni have been working in banking, finance, production and service related industries in top level management, hundreds of them have already become engineers and doctors, similar numbers of alumni are in colleges, universities and multinational companies as leading figures. With the involvement of Cosmos Group of Pokhara Pvt. Ltd since 2008 as the promoting body, the institution has widened its scope in the areas of higher education by adding+2 programs in Management and Hotel Management in affiliation with HSEB of Nepal as an initial step to move on towards the under-graduate and graduate level university programs in the near future in addition to its regular program of pre-primary to secondary level classes.