The Royal Thimphu College would like to congratulate Ms. Tashi Choden, RTC graduate of 2016, for being selected for this year's prestigious annual Indian Ambassador's Scholarship for post-graduate studies at a reputed University/Institute in India.
The recipient of this scholarship will be granted a maximum lump-sum amount of Rs. 200,000 per year or Rs. 400,000 for pursuing a 2 year long post-graduate course. His Excellency the Ambassador of India to Bhutan, Shri Gautam Bambawale, first announced the scholarship at a distinguished guest talk at RTC in April, 2015.
Ms. Tashi Choden has been selected through a highly competitive application process and will be pursuing her Master's degree in the field of Sociology and Anthropology starting Spring 2018.
During her stay at Royal Thimphu College, Ms. Tashi Choden was on the Dean’s List (scoring 70% and above) in recognition for her academic excellence for 2 semesters. She was also awarded a certificate of Excellence for her outstanding senior year Capstone Research Project. Tashi Choden had served as a Student Library Assistant when she was a student at RTC.