During mid May, Hardik Vachhrajani visited Royal Thimpu College in the Kingdom of Bhutan. Royal Thimpu College, popularly known as RTC, is Bhutan’s first private college. College is supported by the royal family of Bhutan.
College offers world class infrastructure as well as teaching and learning environment. Though, college offers international standard undergraduate programs, it remains rooted in Bhutanese values and culture.
Hardik Vachhrajani met dean of the college, Professor Shivaraj Bhattari. Professor Bhattarai briefed Hardik about system of tertiary education in Bhutan. Both discussed on wide ranging areas including opportunities and challenges faced by higher education in general and South Asia in particular.