Registration for self-financed PgDE Dzongkha candidates

Registration for self-financed PgDE Dzongkha candidates

Paro College of Education would like to invite applications from interested and eligible candidates for the Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Dzongkha) programme for the February 2023 intake on self-financed mode. Interested candidates should fulfill the following entry requirements.

  1. Aspiring candidates should possess an academic qualification of a Bachelor degree in Dzongkha or Rigzhing from a recognized university/college.
  2. Aspiring candidates should have achieved a minimum of 55% aggregate mark in the bachelor degree programme.
  3. Aspiring candidates will have to appear for a written proficiency test and a viva-voce as per the following tentative schedule.
  4. The written proficiency test will be based on contents from Rigzhung such as Dayig, Ngagdroen, Sumtag, Nyen ngag, Gyalsey laglen, Sheytring and Uma. Candidates whose score in the written test is below 50% will be rejected.
  5. The viva-voce will test their Dzongkha communication skills, motivation for teaching, Bhutanese values, and creative and analytical skills.
  6. Candidates will be merit ranked as per their performances in the following areas.



Aggregate score in bachelor programme


Score in proficiency test


Score in viva voce





  1. The PgDE programme duration is 18 months or three semesters with effect from February 2023. The fee per semester is approximately 37,715.00 payable to the college at the beginning of the semesters.
  2. The deadline for application through the link provided here is 5 February 2023 at 5:00 p.m. Aspiring candidates should submit their Bachelor degree certificate, mark sheet and personal details online through the link provided here.
  3. The reporting date for the selected candidates is 13 February 2023 8:40 a.m. Selected candidates will have to arrange their own accommodation.






30 Jan-5 Feb 2023

Announcement though College website and college Facebook page


5 Feb 2023

Deadline for submission of application (online)


6  Feb 2023

Shortlisting of candidates


7 Feb 2023

Written proficiency test


8 Feb 2023

Viva voce; selection result declaration

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