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KGUMSB/SA/2022/232                                                             Date:8/4/2022

The Khesar Gyalpo University of Medical Sciences of Bhutan (KGUMSB) is pleased to announce the admission criteria, ability rating points and slots in various programs under KGUMSB for the Academic Year 2022 as mentioned below:

  1. Faculty of Nursing& Public Health (FNPH)
Sl #ProgramsEligibility criteriaAbility rating pointsScholarship duration
  01BSc. Clinical CounselingClass XII  pass  with 50% in Bio science, English & DzongkhaBiology-5 , English -3 Dzongkha -3,Chemestry-2 & Physics-1(12 ) 6 F+6 M  4 years
  02BSc.Nursing & MidwiferyClass XII pass  with 50% in Bio science, English & DzongkhaBiology-5,English -3 ,Dzongkha -3, Chemestry-2 &Physics-1(25 ) 15 F + 10 M  4 years
      03    Diploma in General Nursing & Midwifery  (GNM)Class XII pass Science  with a minimum of 40% each in English, Dzongkha, Biology or Physics or Chemistry      Commerce: Class XII pass Commerce with a minimum of 40% each in English, Dzongkha and Commerce/Accountancy Arts Class XII pass Arts with a minimum of 40% in English, Dzongkha and Geography1.Bioscience Biology-5, Chemestry-4 Physics- 3,English -3, & Dzongkha -2 2.Pure science Chemistry-4,Physics-3 Maths- 2, English-3 &Dzongkha- 2 3.Commerce Commerce /accountancy -4 English- 3, Dzongkha- 2 & 2 other subjects- 2 each 4. Arts Geography-4 English- 3 ,Dzongkha -2 2 other subjects- 2 each    (25 )  15F+ 10 M            3 years  
  04Diploma in Community Health & Medical TechnologyClass XII Pass with 45% in Bio Science,  English and DzongkhaBiology-5 English -3 , Dzongkha -3 Chemestry-2 & Physics-1(100) 46 F 54 M  3 years  
   Total intake  162 

Remark: The students of diploma in Community Health and Medical Technology will undergo one year common course. After which the students will be given options to choose the programs based on their interest and merit ranking in Community Health and various fields of Medical Technology courses namely Dental, Pharmacy, Laboratory, Orthopedic, Anesthesia, Eye, Radiology, Physiotherapy, ENT  and, Emergency Medical Responder.

  • Faculty of Traditional Medicine (FoTM)
Sl #ProgramsEligibility Criteria Ability rating pointsScholarship Slots DurationSeatsCourse duration
  1BSc. Traditional Medicine (Drungtsho)      For Science students; Class XII pass with 60% in chemistry and biology, 70% in dzongkha and 50%  in English   For Rig-shung: Class XII pass with minimum 60% each in choenjug,ngagtag/ Nyen-nga,Dzonghka/ Dazhung and 50% in English.Biology-5, Dzongkha -5 Chemistry -5 English -2 & Physics-1 For Rig-shung: Choenjug-5 Dzongkha/Dazhung-5 Ngagtag/Sumtag-5 Nyen-nga-2, & English-2  4 for Science         4 for Rigshung      08        5 years06           50         944 years           3 -4 years           3 years  
    2Diploma in Traditional Medicine (Menpa)For Science students Class XII pass with 50% in Biology, Chemistry, English and 60% in Dzongkha   For Rig-Zhung: Class XII pass with 55% in Choenjug,Ngagtag/ sumtag, Nyen-nga& Dzongkha/Dhazhung and 45% in English.For Science : Biology-5 Dzongkha -5 Chemistry -5 English -2 &Physics-1   For Rig-Zhung: Choenjug-5 Dzongkha/Dazhung-5 Ngagtag/Sumtag-5 Nyen-nga-2 English -2    6 for Science       6 Rigshung            12                3 years
   Total                        20150 

Vacancies for self-finance in Faculty of Traditional Medicine:

ProgramSelf -funding
BSc in Traditional Medicine2 seats
Diploma in Traditional Medicine3 seats
BSc-Traditional-Medicine(Zhung-Dratshang/ Shedra)2 seats
Diploma in Traditional Medicine (Zhung-Dratshang/ Shedra)2 seats

Interested candidates fulfilling the above mentioned criteria are asked to apply through www.ftm.edu.bt or email at tshering.lham87@kgumsb.edu.bt. For details contact Deputy Dean Student Affairs at Mobile No-17969674.

To facilitate the smooth coordination in the application process, the Khesar Gyalpo University of Medical Sciences of Bhutan has requested RUB to use their on-line admission system for submission of the application into academic programs under Khesar Gyalpo University of Medical Sciences of Bhutan (KGUMSB).

Therefore, all interested students are asked to log on to www.rub.edu.bt for submission of the application.

Note: On-line application will start from: 10th May and close on 24th May 2022.

For further information call +975 02-328999/997/990 during office hours.