Faculty Profile at a Glance



Name Designation Education Experience
Karma Drukpa Dean of Academic Affairs.
  • MCom (Taxation).
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Education.
  • Educationist for more than 13 years.
  • Taught at Sherubtse College and Gedu College of Business Studies.
  • Dean of Academic Affairs at Gedu College of Business studies.
  • Research and Consultancy
  • Supervision of research and consultancy projects
  • Controller of Examinations at Gedu College of Business studies.
  • Served as provost for male student residence at Gedu College of Business studies.
  • Advisor and member to various committees and clubs at Gedu College of Business studies.
  • Member of the Program Quality Committee of RUB.
  • Serving Member of the Academic Board of RUB.
  • Recipient of the National Award for Dedicated Service from His Majesty the Fifth King of Bhutan.
  • Recipient of Education Leadership Award from Global Education Congress.
Dr. Tshering Phuntsho
  • Programme Leader (BCom).
  • Sr. Lecturer.
  • Educationist for more than 10 years.
  • Taught at various schools in Bhutan.
  • Photo Designer, IT Park.
  • Scouts Master.
  • Waste Management Coordinator.
  • Advisor of Student Governing Body.
  • Coordination of Student Activities.
  • Member of various College Committees.
  • Programme Committee Chair.
  • Part-Time Education Coordinator.
  • Research and Writing.

Yeshi Samdrup

  • Programme Leader (BA in Development Studies)
  • Lecturer 
  • Staff Advisor (Media and Democracy Club)
Master (Development Practice).
  • Research.
  • Founding Programme Leader of BA in Development Studies.
  • Module development.

Dago Palden

  • Programme Leader (BA English).
  • Sr. Lecturer.
  • B.Ed.
  • MA (Communicative English).
  • Educationist for more than 10 years.
  • Taught in Schools.
  • Taught at Royal Thimphu College.
  • Taught JICA Volunteers.
  • Research.

Pema Tshering

  • Programme Leader (BA in Dzongkha and English).
  • Sr. Lecturer.
  • Staff Advisor (Chhoe dang Lamsoel).
MA (Buddhist Philosophy).
  • Taught in schools.
  • Taught at Gedu College of Business Studies
  • Research.
  • Module development.
  • Programme Leader (BBA).
  • Staff Secretary.
  • Lecturer.
MBA (Finance).
  • Module development.
  • Research and Consultancy.
  • Accounting.
Karma Pedey Head, Innovation & Linkages.
  • M.Ed. in Early Childhood Development.
  • MA in English.
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Education.
  • Project Coordinator of UNSECO funded Diploma in Leadership and Management for the school principals by Paro College of Education.
  • Taught at Punakha High School, Jigme Sherubing High Sgool (Khaling, Trasigang), Sherubtse College, Paro College of Education, Royal Institute of Health Sciences and as a visiting faculty for University of New England (Armidale, New South Wales, Australia).
  • Guest speaker for Leadership Programmes for Scouts and Desung.
  • Chief Human Resource Officer, Office of the Vice Chancellor, RUB
  • Researcher and Sr. Lecturer, Institute for Management Studies.
  • Project team for the establishment of Norbuling Rigter College.
  • Authored Ta She Gha Chha: The Broken Saddle and Other Popular Bhutanese Beliefs.
  • Research and Consultancy
  • Recipient of First place in the 2009 National Essay Competition (Bhutan).
  • Participated in seminars and capacity development programmes in Canada, USA, France, Thailand, Nepal, India, Australia, China and Singapore.
Dr. Aaditya Pradhan
  • Senior Lecturer.
  • Member Secretary for College Research Committee.
  • Member Secretary of NRC Editorial Team.
  • Worked as a visiting faculty in the Department of Management at Sri Ramaswamy Memorial University, Sikkim.
  • Part-time teaching faculty at Accelerator Academy, Vision Academy and Smart Academy, Sikkim, India.
  • Research.
Ugyen Thinlay
  • Assistant Professor.
MBA (Finance).
  • Taught at Royal Thimphu College.
  • SEO consultant (Domain Com Inc, USA).
  • Human Resource and Administration (BPC, Bhutan).
  • Documentation Officer (National Assembly Secretariat, Bhutan).
  • Professional Tour Guide and Tour Leader in Bhutan.
Dr. Sourav Basu Assistant Professor.
  • PhD. in Management
  • MBA (Marketing).
  • Post Graduate Certificate in HR and Employment Relations.
  • B.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering.
  • Educator at Tertiary Education Level for more than 12 years.
  • Taught as Lecturer in Business Dept. at Royal Thimphu College, Bhutan for 4 years.
  • Taught as Guest Lecturer for Dept. of MBA & BBA at Meghnad Saha Institute of Technology and IERCEM Institute of Technology, India.
  • Worked as Marketing Officer, Erudite Educational Centre Pvt. Ltd.
  • Authored an academic book titled: Management Theory and Practice.
  • Authored an academic book titled: Organizational Behaviour and Culture.
  • Published over a dozen of Research Papers in International Peer-Reviewed Journals.
  • Resourced Leadership Symposiums.
  • Facilitating Management Training and Capacity Development Programmes.
  • Worked as the founding Convenor of Examination Unit at NRC.
  • Recipient of the title of “World Icon of Peace” from the World Institute for Peace in Lagos, Nigeria.
  • Recipient of the prestigious “100 Most Dedicated Professors” award from World Education Congress.
  • Recipient of “Asia’s Best Researcher Award of the Year in Management” felicitated by ASIA Awards for the year 2022 – 2023 in association with World Research Congress.
Kinley Lecturer. Masters (Dzongkha).
  • Taught Dzongkha at Kun-Gaa HSS.
  • Worked as Administrative Officer, Dratshang.
Dr. Umesh Chandra Sharma Professor. Ph.D
  • Taught in Dr J.M. College, BR Ambedkar Bihar University and headed the English Department.
  • Taught in the College of Education, Nadira, Ibb University (Yemen).
  • Taught in Hawassa University (Ethiopia).
  • Taught at Sherubtse College, Royal University of Bhutan.
  • Curriculum Review.
Pramananda Dhital
  • Lecturer.
  • Staff Advisor (NRC Scouts Club).
MA (Economics).
  • Research.
  • Member of NRC Examination Unit.
Dawa Yangdon
  • Lecturer.
  • Staff Advisor (Rigter Tshongrig).
MBA (Finance).
  • Taught at Gedu College of Business Studies.
  • Taught at Royal Thimphu College.
Kuenzang Dorji
  • Programme Leader (BA in Political Science & Sociology).
  • Lecturer.
  • Staff Advisor for Forum for Student Voice (FSV).
MA (International Relations).
  • Research.


Priyanka Paul
  • Lecturer.
  • Staff Advisor (Drama and Literary Society club).
MA (English).
  • Research.
  • Worked as an Assistant Editor—ELT with Encyclopaedia Britannica India Pvt. Ltd (Indiannica Learning Pvt. Ltd.), India.
  • Worked as Research Associate for Indian Institute of Mass Communication, India.
  • Worked as travel writer (trainee) with Srishti Publications Pvt. Ltd., India.
  • Worked as an English Teacher and Conversation Partner with Lha Charitable Trust, India.

Passang Lhamo

Lecturer. MA (Sociology).
  • Research.

Ugyen Chenzom

Lecturer. B. Sc. in Computer Science.
  • Worked as a software developer in Yang Khor IT Solution.
  • Engaged as a trainer for De-Suung Skilling Programme for ’ICT Foundation Course.’

Namgay Wangchuk

Lecturer. MA (Economics).
  • Research.

Priyashree Rai

Lecturer. MA (English Literature).
  • Taught English at Karma Academy.

Jigme Nidup

  • Associate Dean.
  • Assistant Professor.
  • M.Sc. in Environmental Studies.
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Education.
  • Educationist for more than ten years.
  • Taught at Sherubtse College.
  • Served at Punatsangchhu-II Hydroelectric Project.
  • Adjunct Lecturer at College of Natural Resources.
  • External Examiner for B.Sc. Environment Science programme Sherubtse College, Bhutan.
  • Served at National Environment Commission Secretariat.
  • Resource Person for Royal Civil Service Commission Examinassions.
  • Panel member for Viva-voca for recruitment of university graduates, Royal Civil Service Commission.
  • Acting Dean of Research and Industrial Linkages Sherubtse College.
  • Head of the Department (Geography and Planning) Sherubtse College.
  • Consultant for “Socio-economic survey and Social Impact Assessment study” for (KHEP) Kholongchu Hydro Electrical Power project.
  • Member to various committees and clubs at Sherubtse College.
  • Resource Person for teachers undertaking Continuing Education at Samtse College of Education.

Dorji Choda

Associate Lecturer.
  • MA in Sociology.
  • PGCHE (Post Graduate Certificate in Higher Education).
  • Teaching.
  • Coordinate and management of student activities.
  • Research.

Bishnu Maya Sanyasi

Lecturer. MBA (Finance).
  • Worked as Teaching Assistant and Associate Lecturer at RTC.
  • Worked as Training Coordinator of Institute of Happiness.
  • Industry Experience.
  • Research.

Dorji Wangdi

Lecturer. MBA (Finance).
  • Industry Experience.
  • Research and Consultancy.

Sangay Zam

Lecturer. MBA (Finance).
  • Industry Experience.
  • Research and Consultancy.

Kinga Wangdi

Senior Lecturer. MA (English).
  • Served as a Teacher in the Ministry of Education for twenty years.
  • Facilitation.
  • Worked as Tutor for PGDE in English for school teachers at Sherubtse College, Kanglung.

Chencho Dorji

Lecturer. MBA (Finance).
  • Teaching.
  • Research.

Khagi Maya Dhakal

Lecturer. MBA (Human Resource Management).
  • Teaching experience.
  • Research.

Chhimi Wangmo

Senior Lecturer. Master in Curriculum and Instruction.
  • Teaching.
  • Industry Exposure.
  • Research.
  • Programme development.
  • Leadership.

Sudev Mariyi

Senior Lecturer. Master in Statistics.
  • Teaching.
  • International work experience and exposure.
  • Research.
  • Management.

Nayan Pradhan

Lecturer. MBA (finance).
  • Research.

Kaul Pran Kumar

Assistant Professor. MBA (finance).
  • Teaching.
  • Industry Experience.

Karma Tshewang

Lecturer. MA (Buddhist Philosophy).
  • Taught at RTC (2014-2022).
  • Taught in schools for (2009-2013).
  • Dreglam Namzha Coordinator.
  • Games and sports Coordinator.
  • Advisor of Student Governing Body.
  • Coordination of Student Activities.
  • Member of College Examination Committee.
  • Research and Writing.

Kinga Dakpa

  • M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction in English.
  • B.Ed in Teaching of English and Economics.
  • Secretary General, National Council of Bhutan.
  • Director General, Royal Education Council.
  • Director, Royal Education Council.
  • Secretary, Bhutan Council for School Examination and Assessment (BCSEA).
  • Chief Research Officer, BCSEA.
  • Officiating Director, Department of Curriculum and Research Development.
  • Chief Curriculum Officer, CAPSSD.
  • District Education Officer, Dagana.
  • Principal (Samtse HSS, and Damphu HSS).
  • Vice Principal, Drugyel HSS.
  • English Teacher (Drugyel HSS, Damphu HSS and Zhemgang HSS).
  • Values Education Teacher (Damphu HSS and Samtse HSS).
  • Economics Teacher, Zhemgang HSS.
  • Board Member for Programme Quality Control Board (PQC), RUB; Higher Education Accreditation Board, MoE; Tertiary Education Board, MoE; and Curriculum Board, MoE.
  • External Examiner, SCE and PCE.
  • Programme Reviewer, SCE.
  • General Secretary, Dzongkhag Sports Association, and Dzongkhag Chief Election Officer, Dagana.
  • Awards: Civil Service Award (Gold and Silver Medallist).
  • Bhutan Executive Service Training (BEST-3) conducted by RIGSS & RCSC; Executive Forum (by RCSC); International Seminars/ Short-Term Training in Canada, Malaysia, Australia, Sri Lanka, India.
  • Publications and Editorial: Some research papers, school curriculum materials (including textbooks); Moderation of high-stakes examination papers (BHSEC and BCSE).

Puran Gurung

Lecturer. MA (Sociology).
  • Research.

Tshering Yangden

Lecturer. Master (Development practice).
  • Research.
  • Survey coordination.

Geeta Devi Adhikari

Lecturer. Master (International Relations).
  • Research.

Ngawang Namgay

Lecturer. BA (Political Science and Sociology).
  • Research.
  • Teaching.

Phub Gyeltshen

Lecturer. Master
(Buddhist Philosophy).
  • Teaching.
  • Student Residence Management.
  • Coordination of Driglam Namzha activities.

Sonam Choki

Lecturer. BA (Language and Literature).
  • Teaching.
  • Student Residence Management.
  • ECCD facilitator.
Pema Wangmo Lecturer. BA in English and Media Studies.
  • Worked as Assistant Lecturer at CLCS.
  • Worked at Gyelpozhing Higher Secondary School.
  • Research.
Dekey Chhoden Associate Lecturer. MBA in Human Resource Management.
  • Industry experience.
  • Research and Consultancy.
Chundi Dorji Assistant Professor. Master (Major in English).
  • Teaching.
  • Research.
  • Industry experience.
  • Management .
Dr A D Dhivya Senior Lecturer. Doctorate in Mathematics.
  • Integrated Ph.D. in Soft Computing Techniques with sound knowledge in the field of Fuzzy Logic, Fuzzy Inference System, Fuzzy Number, Intuitionistic Concept and Rule Based System.
  • Efficient in MATLAB and Latex Software, VBSCRIPTING along with MS Excel.
  • Research and publication.
  • Member in the “FATER ACADEMY OF INDIA “ and L.M. Code: FAI/LM/45/TN-C/2017.
  • “YOUNG RESEARCHER AWARD” in the year of 2018.
  • Best Paper Award in the year of 2016.
  • Best Domain Award in the Indo – Bhutan International Conference on the Changing Social Paradigm and Gross National Happiness, held 2013, organized by the Gaeddu College of Business Studies, Royal University of Bhutan.
  • Organized One – Day National Workshop on Fuzzy Set Theory & Its Applications on Commemoration of 50th Year of Zadeh’s Fuzzy Sets.
  • Chairperson in the “National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mathematics and Applications in Engineering and Technology.
  • Teaching .
Lhamchu Delma Senior Lecturer. Master in English.
  • Teaching.
  • Coached English for TOEFL, IELTS and PTE test takers .
Kinga Wangmo Dakpa Assistant Lecturer. Bachelor’s Degree in English.
  • Mindfulness Based Basic Counselling.