Royal Institute of Health Sciences
The Royal Institute of Health Sciences (RIHS), located in the heart of Thimphu city and in close proximity with the Jigme Dorji Wangchuk National Referral Hospital (JDWNRH), is one of the constituent colleges of the Royal University of Bhutan. Established in 1974, it trains nursing professionals who require the knowledge, skills and the motivation to provide comprehensive health care services to the people of Bhutan. The only health training institute in the country, RIHS offer courses in nursing, basic health science, community health and midwifery. RIHS, aspires to fulfil the health human resource requirements of the country and serve the health needs of individuals, families, and communities in light of emerging challenges. The college has qualified and committed faculty who works tirelessly for the development of the college.
RIHS offers a unique learning opportunity for its students. It has excellent boarding facilities, guest rooms, and IT labs. To learn about academic programmes, teaching, learning, research, innovation, student services, and RIHS, please visit www.rihs.edu.bt