Scholarships

Norbuling Rigter College (NRC) will offer 2 main scholarships.

  1. Ugyen Phintsho Memorial Scholarship: Late Ugyen Phinstho was the Proprietor and CEO of Kuen-Gaa Group of Companies. Norbuling Rigter College is his brain Child. Thus, to honor his contribution to Education and the Nation at large through private sector initiative and participation, this award will be given every year to one student to honor Education.
  2. Kuen-Gaa Group of Companies Scholarship: Kuen-Gaa Group of Companies is the investor of Norbuling Rigter College. This scholarship will be awarded to one student to honor talent.

The details are as follows:

Scholarship title Criteria Benefits Conditions
Ugyen Phintsho Memorial Scholarship

 

Academic Excellence

(Highest average of the all the marks in the academic transcripts)

Note: If there are two candidates an additional criteria such as Leadership, sports, volunteerism, etc. will be considered. Students should produce certificates as evidence).

Applicable for 2018-2019 Academic Session

  1. Free tuition
  2. Free food and boarding
  3. Three years with conditions applied
  1. Display good conduct ( no disciplinary issues)

      2.Should pass (no repeat         modules)

  1. Should maintain his/her academic position within top 10 students from the batch.
  2. Non-transferable
  3. At the end of each semester the Management will review if the candidate has upheld the conditions.

Note: Failing to uphold the conditions would lead to revoking the offer at the end of a semester. A new candidate will be selected from the batch applying the same selection criteria.

Kuen-Gaa Group of Companies Scholarship Talent (Non-academic and Non-literary such as sports, games, music, singing, dancing, art, etc.

Students may produce certificates in more than one area, football and Music, for instance.

 Value of certificate:

National level (10 per certificate of merit and 7 per certificate of participation);

Dzongkhag level

(7 per certificate of merit and 4 per certificate of participation); and

School level (4 per certificate of merit and 2 per certificate of participation).

 Calculation: Multiply points allotted to each type of certificate with number of certificates produced and add all. The candidate with the highest total will receive this award.

Applicable for 2018-2019 Academic Session

  1. Free tuition
  2. Three years with conditions applied
  1. Display good conduct ( no disciplinary issues)
  2. Lead and coordinate activities related to the talent.
  3. Should not have failed the semester
  4. Should not have more than two repeat modules at a time.
  5. Non-transferable
  6. At the end of each semester the Management will review if the candidate has fulfilled the conditions.

Note: Failing to fulfill the conditions would lead to revoking the offer at the end of the semester. A new candidate will be selected from the batch applying the same selection criteria.

In 2017-2018 Academic Session the College also gave one full scholarship to a student based on vulnerability of parent, Three 50% scholarship on tuition fee to RENEW and one 50% scholarship on tuition fee to Druk Super Star for talent in Music.

Once admitted, the college will study the scope of offering other scholarships and awards for excellence in different fields such as academics, research, initiatives, leadership, sports, volunteerism, among others to deserving students.