Higher Education Teaching-Learning In Bhutan: Innovations, Adaptations, Opportunities and Challenges

National Conference: July 4th-5th, 2022 at RTC, Thimphu

Programme Booklet

(National Conference will be approximately from 8:00 am – 5:30 pm on the indicated days)

Click here to Register. Registration deadline: 25th June. Participant registration fee of Nu. 1,500 (will include tea/snacks, lunches, and closing dinner).


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The conference is co-hosted by:

  • Centre for Innovative Teaching and Learning (CITL), Royal Thimphu College (RTC),
  • Centre for Innovation in Educational Practice and Research (CIEPR), Samtse College of Education (SCE).
  • Centre for Educational Research and Development, Paro College of Education (PCE)

 In partnership with the Department of Adult and Higher Education (DAHE), Ministry of Education.

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Conference objectives:

  • Consolidate actual on-the-ground experiences and data on higher education teaching-learning in Bhutan.
  • Provide a platform to share innovations, adaptations, and challenges in higher education in recent years.
  • Create space for academics to engage in creative thinking on teaching and learning in higher education as a continuous curriculum enhancement and innovation process.
  • Discuss ways forward for the adoption of innovative and adaptive practices.


Conference Themes:

  • Student Learning experience
  • Teaching experience (faculty)
  • Management/quality assurance in Higher Education/ Tertiary Education
  • Inclusiveness in higher education - learning difficulties and disabilities        
  • Technology and higher education