Mr. Karma Drukpa has post graduate degree in Master of Commerce (Taxation) from Curtin University of Technology, Australia under the prestigious scholarship of Australian Government (AusAid). He completed his undergraduate studies in B.Com (Honors) from Sherubtse College (affiliated to Delhi University, India), Bhutan. He also has Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) from National Institute of Education, Bhutan.
During his 13 years as a lecturer in the university system, Karma taught business law, corporate law, intellectual property rights, taxation-law and practices, and tax planning to the undergraduate students. He has written two teaching-learning resource books for the undergraduates – Foundation to Legal Framework and Taxation-Law and Practices in Bhutan. He has also published research papers and articles in reputed journals. He supervised and participated in many consultancy works of the College and organizations. His current research interests are in taxations and intellectual property rights.
Prior to his joining Norbuling Rigter College, he was a full time lecturer at Gaeddu College of Business Studies, Royal University of Bhutan. While in Gaeddu College, he served as the Dean of Academic Affairs from 2011 to 2015; Controller of Examinations from 2008-2011, boys hostel provost from 2008-2010, member of the Academic Board of the Royal University of Bhutan; and advisor and member to various committees and clubs of the college. He is currently the member of Program Quality Committee of the Royal University of Bhutan.