RTC is equipped with modern facilities designed to suit the needs of all students. Spacious classrooms as well as modern library facilities and computer labs provide students with the environment they need to succeed academically, and to develop skills they will use for their entire lives.
The campus was designed to support diverse out-of classroom activities as well. A full-size football ground, indoor and outdoor basketball, volley ball, and badminton courts and a fitness center encourage healthy physical activity. Student lounges and meeting rooms are also available to support club and other social activities. The IT labs and the library are fully equipped with the most modern computers and internet facilities to support the students’ skill development in information technology, and to give them easy and frequent contact with faculty regarding their assignments.
A dining hall, canteen, mini-mart and book shop provide students with places to socialize and to obtain snacks and everyday items as well as academic supplies.
Campus Residence Halls are designed to create a secure and pleasant living and learning community. Residence life is an integral part of the residential experience where intellectual stimulation continues and students study either alone or in groups. All first year students who wish to live on campus will be provided with housing.
Rooms will house 2, 3 or 4 students. Roommates are assigned based on common interests and living habits. Residence Mentors appointed from among the staff facilitate student life and are available for consultation with the students on a variety of issues. They are assisted by 2 student Resident Assistants in each residence.
All the students living in the Residence Halls are provided with meals at the Dining Hall. Nutritious and wholesome vegetarian and non-vegetarian meals are hygienically prepared in the college kitchen. The dining service also takes into consideration residents’ dietary restrictions if notified in advance. A canteen provides additional options for meals and snacks at varied hours.The management and operation of the dining hall and canteen has been outsourced to a professional vendor to ensure students a high quality dining experience. A student/staff Dining Hall Committee monitors the quality of food service and advises the vendor of any desriable changes in the operation of the food service.
All utensils are provided at the Dining Hall. Meals are served in a buffet style and students serve themselves. The college also has a well maintained Canteen, a place where students can sit and relax with their friends after a hard day’s work. The canteen provides snacks and light meals and remains open 7 days a week from around 8 am to 8 pm. It provides a variety of food for students to purchase.
The campus has a bookstore where books, stationary and a variety of personal items can be purchased at a reasonable cost. Students can avail photocopy, print-outs, STD and other facilities in the book shop. With these facilities, RTC is a selfcontained environment where the residents need not worry about being far away from the city. At the same time, the regular RTC bus service to Thimphu provides easy and quick access to the many amenities available in the city.
RTC is justifiably proud of its outdoor sports and games facilities. The sports facilities on campus include a full-length football field, a fully equipped fitness center, table tennis, volley ball, one outdoor basketball court, one outdoor lawn tennis cum futsal court and a multi-purpose hall which houses one indoor basketball court and badminton courts. All required sports equipment for group/team games are available. However, the student will have to bring equipment for individual games.