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College of Science and Technology


Institution Name College of Science and Technology Institution Type Public
Location Chhukha Contact Address Rinchending, Phuentsholing, Chukkha
Establishment Year 2001 Total Acreage 0
National Accreditation International Accreditation
Description: The College of Science and Technology (CST), located in Rinchending, Phuntsholing, in South West Bhutan, is one of the constituent colleges of the Royal University of Bhutan. The college was formerly known as the Royal Bhutan Institute of Technology (RBIT). It is the only degree awarding college in the country that offers undergraduate programmes in engineering. At present the college teaches undergraduate programmes in Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communications Engineering, and Information Technology. CST also runs a number of short-term trainings, workshops and courses for employees, especially technical professionals, in government, business and industry. The College has a team of twenty-six qualified and committed faculty supported by good laboratory facilities, library and internet connectivity. The college provides internet access to staff and students through leased line connectivity and is available 24/7. The college is located on a beautiful hilltop about 5 kilometres from the Phuntsholing town which borders with the bustling Indian town of Jaigaon. CST has campus based residential blocks for both men and women. CST offers a unique learning opportunity for its students. It has excellent boarding facilities, guest rooms, IT labs, library, cafeteria, and conference halls.

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Institution Details as of 2017
Programmes Offered
Programme Award Level Mode Affiliation Discipline Tuition Fee
Bachelor of Architecture Bachelor Full Time Royal University of Bhutan Engineering 84668
Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering Bachelor Full Time Royal University of Bhutan Engineering 84668
Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering (In-service) Bachelor Full Time Royal University of Bhutan Engineering 84668
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering Bachelor Full Time Royal University of Bhutan Engineering 84668
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering (In-service) Bachelor Full Time Royal University of Bhutan Engineering 84668
Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communication Engineering Bachelor Full Time Royal University of Bhutan Engineering 84668
Bachelor of Engineering in Information Technology Bachelor Full Time Royal University of Bhutan Engineering 84668
Master of Engineering in Renewable Energy Master Full Time Royal University of Bhutan Engineering 84668
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
Qualification-wise:
Doctorate (PhD, MD, etc) Master Bachelor
Diploma
Years of Teaching Experience-wise:
5 years or less 6 to 10 years 11 years or more
Non-Academic Staff (Numbers)
Male Female
Qualification-wise:
Doctorate (PhD, MD, etc) Master Bachelor
Diploma Certificate and below
Facilities
Facility Number Capacity
Accomodation Guest 1 20
Accomodation Staff 4 1
Accomodation Staff 1 4
Accomodation Staff 1 24
Accomodation Staff 3 6
Accomodation Staff 3 12
Auditorium/MPH 1 400
Basketball Court 1 300
Classrooms 2 80
Classrooms 3 60
Classrooms 5 50
Classrooms 2 48
Classrooms 6 40
Classrooms 4 20
Classrooms 5 30
Conference Hall 2 60
Conference Hall 1 30
Football Grounds 1 800
Laboratory 34 30
Lecture Theatre 4 120
Library 1 200
Service Centre 2 5
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 Engineering in Civil Engineering Bachelors-1st Year 40 14 54 30 19 49 0 0 0 103
Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering (In-service) Bachelors-1st Year 0 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 0 3
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering Bachelors-1st Year 23 10 33 17 2 19 0 0 0 52
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering (In-service) Bachelors-1st Year 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1
Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communication Engineering Bachelors-1st Year 23 4 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 27
Bachelor of Engineering in Information Technology Bachelors-1st Year 28 9 37 1 0 1 0 0 0 38
Bachelor of Architecture Bachelors-1st Year 11 3 14 0 6 6 0 0 0 20
Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering Bachelors-1st Year 60 0 60 0 0 0 0 0 0 60
Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering Bachelors-2nd Year 80 0 80 0 0 0 0 0 0 80
Bachelor of Architecture Bachelors-2nd Year 11 3 14 0 5 5 0 0 0 19
Bachelor of Engineering in Information Technology Bachelors-2nd Year 25 12 37 1 2 3 0 0 0 40
Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communication Engineering Bachelors-2nd Year 33 6 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 39
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering Bachelors-2nd Year 38 13 51 7 3 10 0 0 0 61
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering (In-service) Bachelors-2nd Year 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 2
Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering Bachelors-2nd Year 50 17 67 25 18 43 0 0 0 110
Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering Bachelors-3rd Year 50 19 69 22 9 31 0 0 0 100
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering Bachelors-3rd Year 26 8 34 2 5 7 0 0 0 41
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering (In-service) Bachelors-3rd Year 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 2
Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communication Engineering Bachelors-3rd Year 22 5 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 27
Bachelor of Engineering in Information Technology Bachelors-3rd Year 21 14 35 0 1 1 0 0 0 36
Bachelor of Architecture Bachelors-3rd Year 6 6 12 2 1 3 0 0 0 15
Bachelor of Architecture Bachelors-4th Year 5 6 11 1 1 2 0 0 0 13
Bachelor of Engineering in Information Technology Bachelors-4th Year 14 10 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 24
Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communication Engineering Bachelors-4th Year 18 10 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 28
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering Bachelors-4th Year 27 8 35 5 3 8 0 0 0 43
Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering Bachelors-4th Year 45 12 57 12 7 19 0 0 0 76
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
Dzongkhag-wise:
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