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  • 1-Merit Awards in OVC-2017

    Staff from the Office of the Vice Chancellor felicitates Wangchuk Dem for Gold Medal, Pema Chophel and Nedup Tshomo for Brone Medal on 13 December 2017.

  • 2-Merit Awards in OVC-2017

    Staff from the Office of the Vice Chancellor felicitates Wangchuk Dem for Gold Medal, Pema Chophel and Nedup Tshomo for Brone Medal on 13 December 2017.

  • First female President in RUB
  • 12 Convocation

    7 June 2017: His Majesty The King graced the 12th Convocation of the Royal University of Bhutan.

  • 12-Convoaction

    7 June 2017: His Majesty The King graced the 12th Convocation of the Royal University of Bhutan.

  • 12th Convocation

    7 June 2017: His Majesty The King graced the 12th Convocation of the Royal University of Bhutan.

  1. The Royal University of Bhutan will be carrying out admissions to the Colleges of the University online as in the past. Admission to each of the programmes will be based on merit ranking as per the ability rating as detailed in the admission criteria.
  2. The online application for both Government Scholarship as well as Self Financed students will open from 14 February 2018 and will close on 6 March 2018 at midnightStudents can apply from any place where there is internet facility.
  3. Tuition fees and accommodation for Self Financed Students:
    • The tuition fee is 69,710 per year for Arts and Humanities programmes and Nu. 86,360 per year for Science and Engineering programmes. The tuition fee which is exclusive of stipend will increase at the rate of 2% per year.
    • Tuition fee is payable at the time of registration in the beginning of each semester at the rate of 34,855 for Arts and Humanities programmes and Nu. 43,180 for Science and Engineering programmes.
    • The accommodation in the college hostels and mess facilities if available will be provided. However, students will be required to pay Nu. 150/- per month as rent. Students availing mess facility will also be required to pay the charges for the mess as determined by the mess policy of each of the colleges.
    • For other details, please visit the respective college website.
  4. Requirements for admission to RUB Programmes
    • All qualified students seeking admission will have to produce the following documents:
      • Citizenship Identity Card
      • Class 10 Mark Sheet and Pass Certificate
      • Class 12 Mark Sheet and Pass Certificate
  5. The eligibility criteria for the different programmes and the number of seats available are listed below:
  6. College of Science and Technology (CST), Rinchhending

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Programme

Eligibility Criteria

Ability rating points

Seats

Government Scholarship

Self Financed

1

BE.(Civil)

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 50% each in Physics, Chemistry, Maths, English and pass in Dzongkha.

 

 

 

 

       

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 50% each in Physics, Chemistry, Maths, English and pass in Dzongkha.

 

An Aptitude Test will be administered.

Maths – 5

Physics – 5

Chemistry – 4

English – 3

1 other subject – 1

 

 

56

24

2

BE.(Electrical)

35

15

3

BE.(Electronics & Communication Engineering)

   28

   12

4

BE.(Information Technology)

35

15

 

5

Bachelor of Architecture

Maths – 5

Physics – 5

Chemistry – 3

English – 3

Aptitude test-2

21

9

Reporting date for 1st year students:

10th July 2018 for B.E(Civil) and Bachelor of Architecture.

11th July 2018 for B.E(Electrical), B.E(Electronics & Communication Engineering) and B.E(Information Technology).

Total In-take

175

75

 

Note:

  1. 20 additional seats each in Bachelor of Civil Engineering and Bachelor of Electrical Engineering will be reserved for in-service candidates. However, if the seats remain vacant, the remaining available seats will be offered to pre-service candidates under self funding.
  2. The Aptitude Test for B. Architecture will be held on 13 March 2018
  3. Candidates appearing for Aptitude Test of Bachelor of Architecture must bring the following to the Test Centre during the Examination:
    • The BHSCE Examination Admit Card or the equivalent Board Examination
    • Three or four sharpened soft-lead pencils and an eraser.
    • Set of good colour pencils or water colours, or both with appropriate colouring tools like brushes, palette and water for mixing colours.
    • Instrument box and blue ink pen / ball point pen.

 

  1. Gaeddu College of Business Studies, Gedu

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Programme

Eligibility Criteria

Ability rating points

Seats

Government Scholarship

Self Financed

 

1

 

Bachelor in Business Administration and

Bachelor in Commerce

 

 

 

 

Class XII pass students with pass in B.Maths/Maths and Dzongkha

Commerce/ Arts students

Maths/B.Maths – 4

Accounts/Economics – 5 

Dzongkha – 2

English-2 

1 other subject – 1

 

Science students

Maths – 5

Physics/Chemistry/Biology – 4

Dzongkha – 2

English-2

1other subject – 1

 

350

 

150

 

 Reporting date for 1st year students –7 July 2018

Total In-take

350

150

  1. College of Natural Resources (CNR), Lobesa

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Programme

Eligibility Criteria

Ability rating points

Seats

Government Scholarship

Self Financed

1

B.Sc Sustainable Development

For Science/ Arts/ Commerce:

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 55% in English and pass in Dzongkha.

English – 5

Dzongkha – 3

3 other subjects – 2

 

 

28

12

2

B.Sc Environment and Climate Studies

Class XII pass Science students with a minimum of 50% in Chemistry and pass in Biology/Maths and Dzongkha

Chemistry-5

Biology/Maths-3

 3 other subjects-2   

25

10

3

B.Sc. in Agriculture(Diploma Nested)

For Science students:

Class XII pass students with pass in Biology, English and Dzongkha.

Biology – 5

English – 5

Dzongkha – 3

2 other subjects – 1

25

10

4

B. Sc. in Animal Science (Diploma Nested)

25

10

5

B. Sc in Forestry(Diploma Nested)

25

10

 

6

B. Sc. Food Science and Technology (Diploma Nested)

Class XII pass Science students with a minimum of 50% in Chemistry and Biology and pass in Dzongkha

Chemistry- 5

Biology – 4

English-3

Dzongkha-3

1 other subject – 1

32

13

Reporting date for 1st year students – 19 July 2018

Total In-take

160

65

 

  1. Jigme Namgyel Engineering College, Dewathang

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Programme

Eligibility Criteria

Ability rating points

Seats

Government Scholarship

Self Financed

1

B.E Power Engineering

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 50% each in Physics, Chemistry, Maths, English and pass in Dzongkha

Mathematics-5

Physics-5

Chemistry-4

English-3

1 other subject-1

18

7

2

Diploma in Civil Engineering

 

 

 

 

Class XII pass Science students with pass in Physics, Chemistry, Maths, and Dzongkha.

 

 

 

Maths – 5

Physics – 5

English – 5

2 other subjects – 1

84

36

3

Diploma in Electrical Engineering

32

13

4

Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

26

11

5

Diploma in Computer System and Network

28

12

6

Diploma in Electronics and Communication Engineering

23

10

7

Diploma in Surveying

26

11

8

Diploma in Materials and Procurement Management

Class XII pass students with pass in Maths/B. Maths and Dzongkha

English-5

Maths/B.Maths-5

3 other subjects-1

 

 

25

10

Reporting date for 1st year students – 16 July 2018

Total In-take

262

110

  1. College of Language and Culture Studies (CLCS), Taktse

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Programme

Eligibility Criteria

Ability rating points

Seats

Government Scholarship

Self Financed

1

BA in Bhutanese & Himalayan Studies

 

For students of Language and Culture Studies:

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 50% in English and 50% aggregate in Choenjug, Sumtag/Ngagtag, Nyengag and Dzongkha/Dazhung

 

 

 

 

 

For BHSCE students:

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 50% in English, 60% in Dzongkha and pass in Rigzhung / History

For students of Language and Culture Studies:

Choenjug – 5  

Sumtag/Ngagtag – 4  

Nyengag – 4

English – 4 

Dzongkha/Dazhung – 3 

2 other subjects – 1

 

For BHSCE students:

Dzongkha – 5

English – 4

Rigzhung/History – 2 

2 other subjects – 1 

137

(73 LCS)

(64 Others)

 

58

2

BA in Language and Literature

For students of Language and Culture Studies:

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 50% in English and 55% aggregate in Choenjug, Sumtag/Ngagtag, Nyengag and Dzongkha/Dazhung.

 

 

 

 

 

For BHSCE Rigzhung students:

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 50% in English, 60% in Dzongkha and pass in Rigzhung

 

 

For BHSCE General students:

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 50% in English and 60% in Dzongkha.

For students of Language and Culture Studies:

Choenjug – 5  

Sumtag/Ngagtag – 5   

Nyengag – 5

English – 5 

Dzongkha/Dazhung – 3 

2 other subjects – 1

 

For BHSCE Rigzhung students;

Dzongkha – 5
English – 5

Rigzhung – 2 

1 other subject – 1   

 

For BHSCE General

Dzongkha – 5 

English – 5

3 other subjects – 1

137

(73 LCS)

(64 Others)

 

58

3

Diploma in Language and Communication Skills

For students of Language and Culture Studies:

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 50% in English and 50% aggregate in Choenjug, Sumtag/Ngagtag, Nyengag and  Dzongkha/Dazhung.

 

 

 

 

For BHSCE or equivalent students:

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 50% in English and 60% in Dzongkha and pass in Rigzhung/History.

For students of Language and Culture Studies:

Choenjug – 5  

Sumtag/Ngagtag – 4  

Nyengag – 4

English – 4 

Dzongkha/Dazhung – 3 

2 other subjects – 1

 

For BHSCE or equivalent students:

Dzongkha – 5

English – 4

Rigzhung/History ­–2

2 other subjects – 1

27

(14 LCS)

(13 Others)

 

12

Reporting date for 1st year students – 22 July 2018

Total in-take:

301

128

Note: If either of the seats marked for Language and Culture Studies (LCS) or BHSCE are not filled, it will be adjusted from either category.

  1. Paro College of Education (PCE)

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Programme

Eligibility Criteria

Ability rating points

Seats

Full

Self

1

B. Ed Primary

 

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 50% each in English and Dzongkha

English – 5

Dzongkha – 5

3 other subjects – 1

180

0

2

 

B Ed (Dzongkha)

 

For students of Language and Culture Studies:

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 50% aggregate in the four core subjects(Nyengag, Choenjug, Sumtag/Ngagtag, Dzongkha/Dazhung) and pass in English

 

 

 

For Rigzhung Elective students:

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 65% in Dzongkha, 55% in Rigzhung and pass in English

Nyengag – 5

Choenjug – 5

Dzongkha/Dazhung – 5

Sumtag/Ngagtag – 5

English – 3

3 other subjects – 1

 

 

 

Dzongkha – 5

Rigzhung – 5

English – 3

2 other subjects – 1

42

(32 LCS)

(10 Others)

If the seats are not filled under one category then it will be adjusted from the other category.

18

(13 LCS)

(5 Others)

 

 

3

Diploma in Physical Education and Sports Coaching

For BHSCE or equivalent students

Cass XII pass students with a minimum of 50% each in English and Dzongkha.

 

For Students of Language and Culture Studies

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 50% each in English and Dzongkha/Dazhung

English               - 5
Dzongkha           - 5
3 other subjects – 1

 

 

 

 

English -5

Dzongkha/Dazhung -5

3 other subjects -1

 

 

18

7

 

Reporting date for 1st year students – 22 July 2018

Total In-take

240

25

  1. Physical Proficiency Test for Diploma in Physical Education and Sports Coaching will be held at Paro College of Education from 14 to16 March 2018. Students will have to pass the Test for securing admission into the programme.
  2. Students have to produce BHSCE Examination Admit Card or equivalent Board Examination at the time of Test. 
  1. Samtse College of Education (SCE), Samtse

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Programme

Eligibility Criteria

Ability rating points

Seats

Government Scholarship

Self Financed

1

B.Ed Secondary

(IT and Maths)

For Science students:

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 45% in Maths and 45 % in Computer Studies and pass in Dzongkha

 

 

For Arts/Commerce students

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 50% in Business Maths and 45% in Computer Studies and pass in Dzongkha

 Maths – 5

Computer

Studies-5

English-4

Dzongkha – 2 

1 other subject – 1

 

Business Maths-5

Computer Studies-5

English-4

Dzongkha-2

1 other subject-1

25

10

2

B.Ed Secondary (Maths and Physics)

 

For Science students:

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 45% each in Maths and Physics and pass in Dzongkha

Maths – 5

Physics – 5

English – 4

Dzongkha – 2

1 other subject – 1

32

13

3

B Ed Secondary (Biology and Chemistry)

For Science students:

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 45% each in Biology and Chemistry and pass in Dzongkha

Biology – 5

Chemistry – 5

English – 4

Dzongkha – 2

1 other subject – 1

28

12

4

B.Ed Secondary (English and History)

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 50% each in English and History and pass in Dzongkha

English – 5

History – 5

Dzongkha – 3

2 other subjects – 1

28

12

 

5

B.Ed Secondary(English and Geography)

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 50% each in English and Geography and pass in Dzongkha

English-5

Geography-5

Dzongkha-3

2 other subjects-1

28

12

Reporting date for 1st year students -                        22 July 2018

Total In-take

141

59

  1. Sherubtse College, Kanglung

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Programme

Eligibility Criteria

Ability rating points

Seats

Government Scholarship

Self Financed

1

B.A Geography and Economics

(Arts & Commerce students)

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 55% in Geography/ Commerce, 50% each in Economics & English, and  pass in Mathematics/Business Mathematics and Dzongkha

 

 

(Arts students without Mathematics /Business Mathematics)

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 60% in Economics, 55% in Geography, 50% in English and pass in Dzongkha

Geography/ Commerce – 5

Economics – 5

Maths/B. Maths – 4

English – 4

Dzongkha – 3

 

 

Geography – 5

Economics – 5

English – 4

Dzongkha – 3

1 other subject - 4

38

17

2

B.A. History and Dzongkha

(For BHSCE – Arts students)

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 60% each in History & Dzongkha, and 55% in English.

 

 

(Language & Culture Studies (LCS).

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 60% in History, 55% in English, and 55% aggregate in: Dzongkha/Dazhung, Sumtag/Ngagtag, Choenjug, & Nyengag.

History – 5

Dzongkha – 5

English – 4

2 other subjects – 1

 

History – 5

Sumtag/Ngagtag/Nyengag/Choenjug – 5

English – 4

2 other subjects – 1

38

16

3

B.A. Population and Development Studies

(Arts & Commerce students)

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 55% in English and pass in Business Mathematics and Dzongkha.

 

(Science students)

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 55% in English and pass in Mathematics and Dzongkha

English – 5 Accountancy/Commerce/ History/ Geography – 3

2 other subjects– 2

 

English – 5

Biology/Chemistry/ Physics - 3                           

2 other subjects – 2

28

12

4

B.A. English and Dzongkha

(For BHSCE or equivalent students)

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 60% each in English and Dzongkha

 

(For students of Language & Culture Studies (LCS)

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 60% in English, and 55% aggregate in: Dzongkha/Dazhung, Sumtag/Ngagtag, Choenjug, Nyengag

Dzongkha – 5 

English – 5

3 other subjects-3

 

 

English – 5

Dzongkha/Dazhung-5

Choenjug-3

Sumtag/Ngagtag- 3

Nyengag-3

 

38

(22 BHSCE or equivalent 16 LCS)

 

16

If either of the seats marked for LCS and BHSCE are not filled, it will be adjusted from the other category.

5

B. A Political Science and Sociology

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 55% in English and pass in Dzongkha

English – 5

Dzongkha – 2

3 other subjects – 3

38

17

6

B. Sc. Environmental Science

(Science students)

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 55% each in Biology & Chemistry, and pass in Mathematics/Physics and Dzongkha.

 

 

 

(Arts students)

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 55% each in Geography& Economics, and pass in Mathematics/Business Mathematics and Dzongkha.

Biology-5

Chemistry-5

English-3

Maths/Physics-2

Dzongkha-1

 

 

Geography-5

Economics-5

English-3

Maths/B.Maths-2

Dzongkha-1

42

18

7

B.A. Media Studies and English

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 60% in English, and pass in Dzongkha

English – 5

3 Other subjects – 3

21

9

8

B. Sc. Life Science

 

Class XII pass Science students with a minimum of 55% in Biology, 45% in Chemistry and pass in Dzongkha.

Biology – 5

Chemistry – 4

Physics – 3

English – 3

Dzongkha – 1

42

18

9

B.A. Media Studies and Dzongkha

For BHSCE or equivalent students

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 60% in English and 55% in Dzongkha

 

 

 

Language & Culture Studies (LCS

Class XII pass students with a minimum of 60% in English, and 55% aggregate in: Dzongkha/Dazhung, Sumtag/Ngagtag, Choenjug, Nyengag

English – 5

Dzongkha – 5 

3 other subjects – 3

 

 

 

 

English – 5

Dazhung/Dzongkha -5

3 other subjects – 3

21

9

10

B.Sc.

Mathematics

Class XII pass Science students with a minimum of 55% in Mathematics, 45% in Chemistry and Physics and pass in Dzongkha.

Mathematics – 5

Physics – 4

Chemistry-3

English - 2

Dzongkha – 1

28

12

11

B. Sc. Chemistry

Class XII pass Science students with a minimum of 55% in Chemistry, 45% in Physics and Maths and pass in Dzongkha.

Chemistry – 5

Physics-4

Mathematics – 3

English - 2

Dzongkha – 1

25

11

12

B.Sc. Physics

Class XII pass Science students with a minimum of 55% in Physics, 45% in Mathematics and Chemistry and pass in Dzongkha.

Physics – 5

Mathematics – 4

Chemistry – 3 

English – 2

Dzongkha – 1

25

11

13

B.Sc. Computer Science

Class XII pass Science students with a minimum of 50% in Mathematics (other than Business Mathematics) and pass in Dzongkha.

Mathematics – 5

Physics – 4

English – 3

Dzongkha – 1

1 Other subject – 1

27

12

Reporting date for 1st year students – 18 July 2018

Total In-take

411

178

Special Scholarship in Leadership for 6 students

Aspiring candidates must fulfill the following criteria:

  1. Be a regular student in 2017
  2. Has served as the School Captain in the academic year 2017
  3. Meet the minimum criteria for the programme that they would be participating in at Sherubtse College
  4. Merit ranking will be based on aggregate of four subjects (English plus three best subjects)

Candidates who meet the above criteria should apply via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. on or before 14 March 2018. (Download application form from Sherubtse College website). Your application will be acknowledged by email. If the acknowledgement is not received by 15 March 2018, please contact Dr. Tenzin Wangchuk, Dean of Academic Affairs at 04 535149 during office hours.

  1. Gyalpozhing College of Information Technology

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Programme

Eligibility criteria

Ability rating points

Seats

Government Scholarship

1

Bachelor of Computer Applications

Class XII pass students with  a minimum of 45% in English, 45%in Maths/Business Maths and pass in Dzongkha

Maths/Business Maths-5

English-4

Dzongkha-3

2 other subjects-1

 

80

Reporting date for 1st year students – 22 July 2018

Total Intake

80

 

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