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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How can I apply?

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.

  1. The online application for both Government Scholarship as well as Self Financed students will open from 20 February 2020 and will close on 11 March 2020 at midnight. To apply online, please visit RUB website –  or . Students can apply from any place where there is internet facility.
  2. Requirements for admission to RUB Programmes
    • All eligible students seeking admission will have to produce the following documents:
      • Citizenship Identity Card/ Valid documents from the competent authority
      • Class 10 Mark Sheet and Pass Certificate
      • Class 12 Mark Sheet and Pass Certificate
What is the minimum eligibility of the programmes offered in the College?
Sl. No. Programme Eligibility Criteria Ability rating points
1 B.E in Power Engineering Class XII pass Science students with 50% each in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English and Pass in Dzongkha Mathematics – 5
Physics – 5
Chemistry – 4
English – 3
1 other subject – 1
2 B.E in Mechanical Engineering
3 B.E in Surveying and Geoinformatics
4 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
5 Diploma in Electrical Engineering
6 Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
7 Diploma in Computer System and Network
8 Diploma in Electronics and Communication Engineering
9 Diploma in Surveying
10 Diploma in Materials and Procurement Management Class XII pass students with pass in Maths/B. Maths and Dzongkha English-5
3 other subjects-1
What is the fee structure for programme, residential and any other?

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. 250 per month. 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.
How will I be informed if my admission is done?

You will receive a confiramation call from Admission Committee on the admission status. Further the admission status will be updated on the online admission portal.

What are the documents that I need to bring when I first join the college?

Students are required to bring the following items for Admission and Registration:

  1. Class X Mark sheet and Pass Certificate (Original and copy).
  2. Class XII Mark sheet and Pass Certificate (Original and copy).
  3. Certificate of Leadership if any (Original and copy).
  4. Transfer and Character Certificate from the School last attended (Original and Copy).
  5. Citizenship Identity Card or Letter received from Immigration/Census and Civil Registration (Original and Copy).
  6. House No. and Thram no.
  7. Recent Passport Size Photo (8 Nos).
  8. One set of approved Drig Gho and Kira (To be stitched after reporting to JNEC).
  9. Two sets of Navy Blue Colored Workshop Dress. (To be stitched after reporting to JNEC). Please click here to view Workshop Uniform Sample.
  10. Kabney (For Boys) & Rachu (For Girls).
  11. Big Size Sickle (1 each).
  12. Medium Size Bucket (1 each)
  13. Bed Clothes (Mattress, quilt/blanket, bed sheets, etc.).
  14. Plates, Cups, and Spoons.
  15. Umbrella and Mosquito Nets.
  16. One 10 digits Scientific Calculator.
  17. One A3 size Drawing Board (Except for Computer Science and Network students & Diploma in Materials and Procurement Management).
  18. A set of Drawing Instruments comprising of a 60 cm T-Scale , Set squares, Compass, Divider, Scale and Mechanical pencil (Except for  Diploma in Computer Hardware Networking and Diploma in Materials and Procurement Management students).
  19. Phob and Toray for official use.
  20. Token Fee of Nu. 50.00 each annually.
  21. Caution Money of Nu. 1000.00 (Refundable when you leave the College).
  22. College Development Fee of Nu. 450.00.
  23. House T-Shirts of Nu. 400.00
  24. And all other necessary items like Toiletries and Stationary.
  25. Duly filled undertaking form. The undertaking form can be downloaded from the following link.

Click here to download the undertaking form

From where can I get user credential for access wireless in the campus?

For any IT related issues, please visit Information Technology Service Unit (ITSU) located in ground floor of IT & Library building.