Mr. Ugyen Pelden is recipient of Exceptional Academic Excellence Certificate from His Majesty, the Druk Gyalpo in 2014. He is also the first Bhutanese to avail SAARC Presidential Scholarship for the Masters Programme.
Ugyen Pelden is lecturer in the Political Science and Sociology programme. He received his Master’s Degree in Sociology from South Asian University (SAARC University), India after completing BA in Political Science and Sociology from Sherubtse College, Royal University of Bhutan.
Ugyen Pelden attended the International Anti-corruption Summer School for Students and Young people–Asia organized by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime in 2021.
His research interest is on determinants and seeks to unravel the conditions of youth in contemporary Bhutan.
Ugyen Pelden’s enthusiasm to engage in research, academic and industrial experiences deeply contributes to the academic and personal development of his students.
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