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  • 14th Convocation 2019

    24 May 2019: His Majesty The King graced the 14th Convocation of the Royal University of Bhutan.

  • Induction Programme 2019

    Induction Programme held on 11 and 12 February 2019 at the Office of the Vice Chancellor for the new recruits (academics).

  • Communicating Research Training

    Communicating Research Training at the Gedu College of Business Studies from 18th -20th February 2019.

  • OVC-August

    August-2018 @ Office of the Vice Chancellor

Yonphula Centenary College is a new constituent college of the Royal University of Bhutan. It was established through a Royal Government of Bhutan (RGOB) executive order issued in February 2017 and officially inaugurated on 8th October, 2017. The College is located just below the Yonphula Domestic Airport and 9 Kilometers away from Sherubtse College.

The College was established with the Vision to be ‘A GNH-inspired institute of advanced studies for postgraduate programmes in Arts and Sciences.’ And it’s Mission to;

  • Provide quality, GNH-inspired higher education in Arts and Sciences.
  • Center of Excellence for knowledge creation, research and innovation.
  • Work continuously to innovate and exemplify the values and principles of holistic nation.

Currently, the college is offering the Master of Arts in English. The college plans to introduce a number of masters’ programmes in Arts and Sciences in the future.

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The Gyalposhing College of Information Technology, officially inaugurated on 6th October, 2017 is one of the integral colleges of the Royal University of Bhutan. The decision to establish Gyalpozhing College of Information Technology was made during the meeting held on February 2, 2017 at the Hon’ble Prime Minister’s Office. In line with the decision, the chairman of Tertiary Education Board issued an executive order no. Ref No. MoE/EO/2017/4513 dated 20 February 2017 to establish the College. The institute is 24 kilometers away from Mongar town stretching an area of 62 acres of land engulfed by lush green mountains. The university is one of the three new colleges established in Eastern Bhutan with the VISION to be the ‘Center of Excellence in information Technology steeped in GNH values’. The college at its initial stage offers undergraduate programme in Bachelors of computer applications. The programme is taught by qualified and dedicated local and expatriate faculties.The methodology of “Learning by Doing” is a unique one adopted by GCIT. It aims at giving hands- on experience which helps the students understand the practical implementation aspects and the concepts associated with it.Furthermore, the collegeaims to diversify the programmes by including more practical and job-oriented coursein the long-run.

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The College of Natural Resources (CNR), located in Lobesa about 2 hours drive from the capital city Thimphu, is one of the constituent colleges of the Royal University of Bhutan. It was established in 1992 with the aim to promote economic development and nature conservation in the country.

CNR offers broad-based programmes in natural resources management at the diploma and undergraduate levels. At present the programmes taught in the college include Diploma in Animal Husbandry, Diploma in Agriculture, Diploma in Forestry, B.Sc Agriculture, B.Sc Forestry, and B.Sc Animal Science. The college will introduce an undergraduate program in sustainable development by July 2012 and a Master’s in Development Practice (MDP) program by 2013.

CNR’s vision is to generate knowledge through research in Natural Resource Management, Rural Development and Environmental Science and become a dynamic, internationally recognized and reputed centre of learning that will contribute to sustainable development of the nation and the region through leadership in education, research and professional services.

CNR offers a unique learning opportunity for its students. It has excellent boarding facilities, guest rooms, IT labs, library, cafeteria, and conference halls. To learn about academic programmes, teaching, learning, research, innovation, student services, and the CNR community, please visit

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