RTC-YDF Need Based

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Application for RTC-YDF Need-Based Scholarship 2021 is now closed.

RTC YDF 2021

The Royal Thimphu College (RTC) and the Bhutan Youth Development Fund (YDF) jointly provides 1 full scholarship under the RTC-YDF Need-Based Scholarship Programme. The scholarship will cover all tuition and boarding costs for 3 years.

Candidates with a minimum of 50% aggregate in English + best 3 subjects can apply for this scholarship. Applicants must be 22 years or younger and should check the programme-wise eligibility criteria and register online for admission, and then submit the RTC-YDF Scholarship Application Form along with the Need-Based Scholarship Financial Eligibility Form in hard copy or via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The forms can be downloaded from the RTC or YDF websites or can be collected from the RTC city office at room #56, Chang Lam Plaza, Thimphu or the RTC admission office at Ngabiphu.

The completed application form and the need-based scholarship financial eligibility form should be submitted via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Short-listed candidates will be announced on our website and will be called for an interview.

The deadline for submission is June 14, 2021, noon.

View the scholarship guidelines

Download the RTC-YDF Scholarship Application Form

Financial Need Evidence Form

For further enquiry on the scholarships, please contact our office @ 02-351801, ext# 105 OR 119