Bhutan News

News UWICER, Bumthang, Bhutan - 6th February 2020

Announcement for UNESCO Madanjeet Singh Scholarship at UMCSAFS for Bachelor in Forestry & Master in Natural Resouce Management

The UNESCO Madanjeet Center for South Asia Forestry Studies (UMCSAFS) at Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment Research (UWICER), Bumthang, Bhutan is pleased to announce the Madanjeet Singh scholarship for four years Bachelor degree program in Forestry and two years Masters Program in Natural Resources Management to be undertaken at College of Natural....Resources (CNR), Royal University of Bhutan (RUB) in Lobesa, Punakha, Bhutan from July 2020 to July 2024 and 2022 respectively.

News Thimphu, Bhutan - 26th December 2019

Alumni Reunion of Bhutan Jamchong Thuendrel Foundation ( SAF-Bhutan) Chapter

BJTF which serves as the Bhutan Chapter of South Asia Foundation celebrated the first SAF Alumni Meet on 26th December 2019.....

News Thimphu, Bhutan - 9th December 2019

Mr Karma Chorten Dendup, SAF Alumnus, UMCSAFS, Topped Bhutan Civil Service Examination 2019

Mr Karma Chorten Dendup, SAF Alumnus,UNESCO Madanjeet Singh Centre for South Asia Forestry Studies (UMCSAFS) topped Bhutan Civil Service Examination 2019 (BCSE2019) in Technical Category with 73.26%.

News Thimphu, Bhutan - 25th August 2019

Dasho Ugen Tsechup Dorji takes over as New Chairperson, Bhutan Jamchong Thuendrel Foundation(SAF-Bhutan)

He is graduated from the famous St.Stephen’s College, New Delhi , Dasho Ugen joined his family business at a young age. A visionary par excellence , an excellent orator and a quick learner with modern outlook are the right.....

News Lobesa, Bhutan - 25th July 2019

The First batch of Msc and 8th Batch of B.Sc Forestry at UMCSAFS begin from 24 July, 2019

Under the aegis of South Asia Foundation, UMCSAFS has been offering group scholarships to pursue B.Sc degree in Forestry since 2012 at College of Natural Resources at Lobesa under Royal University of Bhutan. Until now, a total of 14 students graduated; 11 with B.Sc Forestry, 3 with B.Sc Sustainable Development and 1 with Diploma in Forestry. However, 2 scholarship recipient; 1 from Maldives and 1 from Sri Lanka discontinued the scholarship on personal reasons.