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


The Royal Thimphu College (RTC) and the Bhutan Youth Development Fund (YDF) jointly announce the availability of 2 full scholarships under the RTC-YDF Need-Based Scholarship Programme 2019. The scholarships will cover all tuition and boarding costs for 1 male & 1 female 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. 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 can be submitted at the RTC office, Ngabiphu or the RTC city office at Chang Lam Plaza. Short-listed candidates will be announced on our website and will be called for an interview.

View the scholarship guidelines

Download the RTC-YDF Scholarship Application Form

Financial Need Evidence Form

The deadline for submission is on April 13, 2019, noon.

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