Selection of In-service Candidates for Lateral Entry into Bachelor of Engineering in Power Engineering
- Eligibility Criteria
Candidates with Diploma in Electrical Engineering (EE) with a minimum of 55% and 24 months of active service including provisional period are eligible for entry into 2nd year of the programme under Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL). APL is provided to all modules of 1st Year B.E. Power Engineering programme as the 1st year modules are carefully designed as fundamental modules that would be covered in the first year of any diploma in electrical engineering programme. Candidates with a diploma from outside Bhutan will have to study and pass the following additional modules as compulsory non credited modules
i) Academic Skills, and
ii) Dzongkha Communication
This will enable the in-service candidate to complete the course in 3 (three) years duration.
An applicant should have completed Diploma in Electrical Engineering from Royal Bhutan Polytechnic/Royal Bhutan Institute of Technology/College of Science and Technology/Jigme Namgyel Polytechnic/Jigme Namgyel Engineering College
Selection of in-service candidates will be carried out through an Entrance Exam conducted by the college. The Entrance Exam will comprise of written tests in the following subject area:
a) Fundamentals of Electrical Power Systems (30%)
b) Fundamentals of Electric Circuits (30%) and
c) Mathematics (40%).
Bridging courses will be conducted for those who are selected, in Fluid Mechanics (FLM102) and Applied Mathematics-II (AMA103) which are offered in second semester of Bachelor of Engineering, Power Engineering and are not included within the scope of studies at Diploma level programme.
- Documents to be submitted at the time of registration
2.1 Diploma Certificate
2.2 Diploma Marks sheets
2.3 No objection certificate from the current employer if employed
2.4 Work experience certificate for the last 24 months.
3. Entrance Examination for Candidates
3.1 Formation of In-Service Admission Committee
3.1.1 DAA, Controller of Examination & Heads will form the Admission Committee.
3.1.2 Respective Department shall organize to prepare the entrance examination papers.
3.2 Candidates shall be selected through competitive Entrance Examination conducted by the College.