The Department of Adult and Higher Education (DAHE), Ministry of Education will be providing a total of 30 scholarship slots for various bachelor’s degree programmes at the Royal Thimphu College. Full DAHE Announcement.
The scholarships will be available to class XII graduates of 2018 (not repeaters) from both within and outside the country, including Continuing Education (CE) candidates, excluding civil servants.
The scholarships for study at RTC will be in 9 different categories and the details are as follows:
|Sl.No||Descipline||Slots||Selection criteria with relevant subjects & marks|
|1||B Commerce||3||Min. 55% each in Accountancy, B. Maths & Eco/Com with 50% in English|
|2||B Business Administration||2||Min. 55% each in Accountancy, B. Maths & Eco/Com with 50% in English|
|3||BSc Environmental Management||3||Min. 55% each in Biology, Physics & Chemistry with 50% in English|
|4||BA English Studies||5||Min. 55% in English with 50% each in three best subjects|
|5||BA Development Economics||6||Min. 55% in Economics with 50% each in three best subjects including English|
|6||BA Political Science & Sociology||2||Min. 50% in English with 50% each in three best subjects including Dzongkha|
|7||BA History and Dzongkha||3||Min. 55% each in Dzongkha & History/Gyalrab with 50% in English and one other subject|
|8||BA Anthropology||3||Min. 55% in English with 50% each in three best subjects|
|9||BA Mass Communication||3||Min. 55% in English with 50% each in three best subjects|
The scholarship is funded by the Royal Government of Bhutan and shall cover actual tuition, accommodation and mess fees and other related college fees as per the fee structure of the college. However, any miscellaneous payments including security deposits will have to be borne by the candidates.
Application submission is open from February 01 till February 15, 2019 at the DAHE G2C Portal.