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Gyalpozhing College of Information Technology

Institution Name Gyalpozhing College of Information Technology Institution Type Public
Location Mongar Contact Address Gyalpozhing, Mongar. Tel: 04-744118
Establishment Year 2017 Total Acreage 62
National Accreditation International Accreditation
Description: The Gyelposhing College of Information Technology, officially inaugurated on 6th October, 2017 is one of the integral colleges of the Royal University of Bhutan. The decision to establish Gyalpozhing College of Information Technology was made during the meeting held on February 2, 2017 at the Hon’ble Prime Minister’s Office. In line with the decision, the chairman of Tertiary Education Board issued an executive order no. Ref No. MoE/EO/2017/4513 dated 20 February 2017 to establish the College. The institute is 24 kilometers away from Mongar town stretching an area of 62 acres of land engulfed by lush green mountains. The university is one of the three new colleges established in Eastern Bhutan with the VISION to be the ‘center of Excellence in information Technology steeped in GNH values’. The college at its initial stage offers undergraduate programme in Bachelors of Computer Applications. The programme is taught by qualified and dedicated local and expatriate faculties.The methodology of “Learning by Doing” is a unique one adopted by GCIT. It aims at giving hands- on experience which helps the students understand the practical implementation aspects and the concepts associated with it.Furthermore, the collegeaims to diversify the programmes by including more practical and job-oriented coursein the long-run. OUR MISSION: To provide IT programmes of study at tertiary education level, of relevance and good quality which will meet the needs of the society. To carryout research to support intellectual through innovation to the growth of Information and Communication Technology. To provide training and professional services for continuous enhancement of knowledge, capacity building and community development.

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Institution Details as of 2018
Programmes Offered
Programme Award Level Mode Affiliation Discipline Tuition Fee
Bachelor of Computer Applications Bachelor Full Time Royal University of Bhutan Science and Allied Sciences 86360
Fee Structure
Hostel (Annual) Mess (Annual) Admission (One-time)
Registration (One-time) Library (Annual) Exam (Annual)
Security Deposit (One-time) Miscellaneous (Annual) Others (Annual), if any
Academic Staff (Numbers)
Male Female
Bhutanese: International:
Contract Contract
Regular Regular
Age Group-wise:
Below 30 yrs. Between 31-45 yrs. Between 46-60 yrs.
61 yrs. or Above
Doctorate (PhD, MD, etc) Master Bachelor
Years of Teaching Experience-wise:
5 years or less 6 to 10 years 11 years or more
Non-Academic Staff (Numbers)
Male Female
Doctorate (PhD, MD, etc) Master Bachelor
Diploma Certificate and below
Facility Number Capacity
Accomodation Guest 1 14
Accomodation Staff 20 1
Accomodation Staff 2 6
Accomodation Student 1 40
Accomodation Student 1 53
Accomodation Student 1 14
Accomodation Student 1 32
Accomodation Student 1 96
Auditorium/MPH 1 300
Basketball Court 1 1
Classrooms 5 40
Conference Hall 2 20
Football Grounds 1 1
Laboratory 3 40
Library 1 30
Academic Year-Wise Student Details (more than 50% of funding provided through following sources)
Programme Year RGoB Funded Students Self Funded Students Other Funded Students Grand Total
Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female Total
Bachelor of Computer Applications Bachelors-1st Year 46 33 79 0 0 0 0 0 0 79
Bachelor of Computer Applications Bachelors-2nd Year 39 40 79 0 0 0 0 0 0 79
Bulk Student Details (Numbers)
Females Males
Boarders Day Scholars
RoGB Funded Students Other Funded Students Self Funded Students
Age Group-wise:
18 yrs. or below Age Between 19-23 24 yrs. or above
Differentially Abled Students
Bumthang Chhukha Dagana
Gasa Haa Lhuentse
Mongar Paro Pemagatshel
Punakha Samdrup Jongkhar Samtse
Sarpang Tashiyangtse Thimphu
Trashigang Trongsa Tsirang
Wangdue Phodrang Zhemgang
No. of International Students:
International Students 0