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 2020 (not repeaters) from both within and outside the country.
The scholarships for study at RTC will be in 6 different categories and the details are as follows:
|Sl.No||Descipline||Slots||Selection criteria with relevant subjects & marks|
|1||BA English Studies||5||Min. 55% in English with 50% each in three best subjects and pass in Dzongkha|
|2||BA Development Economics||2||Min. 55% in Economics with 50% each in three best subjects including English|
|3||BA Political Science & Sociology||2||Min. 50% in English with 50% each in three best subjects including Dzongkha|
|4||BA Anthropology||3||Min. 55% in English with 50% each in three best subjects and pass in Dzongkha|
|5||BA Mass Communication||3||Min. 55% in English with 50% each in three best subjects and pass in Dzongkha|
|6||BSc Nursing||15||Min. 60% marks each in Physics, Chemistry & Biology with 55% in English|
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 will open from April 11 till April 25, 2021 at the DAHE G2C Portal.