Scholarships

Norbuling Rigter College (NRC) offers 2 main scholarships besides other partial scholarships.

  1. Ugyen Phintsho Memorial Scholarship for Academic Excellence 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 offered every year to one student for academic excellence. Once admitted to NRC, the Office of the Dean of Academic Affairs will evaluate the Class XII marks and award the scholarship.
  2. Kuen-Gaa Group of Companies Scholarship for Talent:  Kuen-Gaa Group of Companies is the investor of Norbuling Rigter College. This scholarship will be awarded to one student to honor talent. Once admitted to NRC, students can apply to the Dean of Academics along with copies of certificates to be evaluated by a committee

The details are as follows:

Scholarship title Criteria Benefits Conditions
Ugyen Phintsho Memorial Scholarship for Academic Excellence

 

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 2019-2020 Academic Session

  1. Free tuition
  2. Free food
  3. Free boarding
  4. Three years with conditions applied
  1.  Display good conduct ( no disciplinary issues)
  2. Should pass (no repeat modules)
  3. Should maintain his/her academic position within top 10 students from the batch.
  4. Non-transferable
  5. 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 for Talent Talent (Non-academic and Non-literary such as sports, games, music, singing, dancing, art, etc.

Students may produce certificates in more than one area. However, the certificates will have to be from the time when studying in classes XI and XII only. .

 

Applicable for 2019-2020 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.

Till now the college has offered 50% scholarship on tuition fee to Tarayana and RENEW as well as to Druk Super Star and Kalapinka 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.