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Samtse College of Education


Institution Name Samtse College of Education Institution Type Public
Location Samtse Contact Address Samtse; Tel: 05-365273
Establishment Year 1968 Total Acreage 0
National Accreditation International Accreditation
Description: Samtse College of Education (SCE) is another constituent college of the Royal University of Bhutan. Like the college of education in Paro, it specializes in teacher education. Located in a pristine environment congenial for study and contemplation, the college is about 10 minutes drive from the small town of Samtse in south west Bhutan. SCE was founded as a teacher-training institute in 1968. Previously known as the National Institute of Education, it became a member college of the Royal University of Bhutan in 2003. The college offers a wide range of programmes at the diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate levels for pre-service and in-service teacher candidates. At present four different progarmmes are available: Postgraduate Diploma in Education; Postgraduate Diploma in Guidance and Counseling; Bachelor of Primary Education; and Bachelor of Secondary Education. The college will introduce Master’s level programmes in science and humanities. Apart from the award bearing programmes that it teaches, SCE also provides a number of short trainings, workshops, seminars and other professional develop courses to teachers and other professionals in the field of education. All of the progarmmes are taught by a team of qualified and dedicated faculty. SCE has a centre -- Centre for University Teaching and Learning (CULT) established with the aim to advance research and innovation in tertiary teaching and learning. SCE offers a unique learning opportunity for its students. It has excellent boarding facilities, guest rooms, IT labs, cafeteria, modern lecture theatre, and convenience shops.

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Institution Details as of 2017
Programmes Offered
Programme Award Level Mode Affiliation Discipline Tuition Fee
Bachelor of Education (B. Ed) Primary Bachelor Full Time RUB Education 69710
Bachelor of Education (B. Ed) Secondary Bachelor Full Time RUB Education 69710
Master of Education(M. Ed) in Science ad Maths Master Full Time RUB Education 127002
Post Graduate Diploma in Contemplative Counseling and Psychology (PGDCCP) Post Graduate Diploma Full Time RUB Education 69710
Post Graduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) Post Graduate Diploma Full Time RUB Education 69710
Diploma in Library and Information Management (DLIM) Diploma Part Time RUB Education 69710
Diploma in School Science Laboratory Management (DSSLM) Diploma Part Time RUB Education 69710
Master of Arts in Contemplative Counseling and Psychology (MACCP) Master Part Time RUB Education 70800
Post Graduate Certificate in Higher Education (PGCHE) Post Graduate Certificate Part Time RUB Education 69710
Post Graduate Diploma in Contemplative Counseling and Psychology (PGDCCP) Post Graduate Diploma Part Time RUB Education 69710
Post Graduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) Post Graduate Diploma Part Time RUB Education 69710
Post Graduate Diploma in Higher Education (PGDHE) Post Graduate Diploma Part Time RUB Education 69710
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 28 69
Accomodation Student 12 600
Auditorium/MPH 1 500
Basketball Court 3 450
Classrooms 17 635
Conference Hall 2 120
Football Grounds 2 1000
Laboratory 6 225
Lecture Theatre 0 0
Library 1 350
Service Centre 4 130
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 Education (B. Ed) Secondary Bachelors-1st Year 75 74 149 17 17 34 0 0 0 183
Bachelor of Education (B. Ed) Primary Bachelors-2nd Year 8 26 34 2 3 5 0 0 0 39
Bachelor of Education (B. Ed) Secondary Bachelors-2nd Year 45 66 111 6 18 24 0 0 0 135
Bachelor of Education (B. Ed) Secondary Bachelors-3rd Year 66 55 121 11 13 24 0 0 0 145
Bachelor of Education (B. Ed) Primary Bachelors-3rd Year 19 27 46 1 1 2 0 0 0 48
Bachelor of Education (B. Ed) Secondary Bachelors-4th Year 54 70 124 16 11 27 0 0 0 151
Bachelor of Education (B. Ed) Primary Bachelors-4th Year 11 25 36 3 9 12 0 0 0 48
Diploma in Library and Information Management (DLIM) Diploma-2nd Year 4 12 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 16
Diploma in Library and Information Management (DLIM) Diploma-3rd Year 8 16 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 24
Diploma in School Science Laboratory Management (DSSLM) Diploma-3rd Year 13 15 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 28
Master of Arts in Contemplative Counseling and Psychology (MACCP) Masters-1st Year 13 3 16 2 0 2 0 0 0 18
Master of Education(M. Ed) in Science ad Maths Masters-1st Year 32 8 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 40
Post Graduate Certificate in Higher Education (PGCHE) Post Graduate Certificate 17 13 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 30
Post Graduate Diploma in Higher Education (PGDHE) Post Graduate Diploma 12 7 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 19
Post Graduate Diploma in Contemplative Counseling and Psychology (PGDCCP) Post Graduate Diploma 14 6 20 1 1 2 0 0 0 22
Post Graduate Diploma in Contemplative Counseling and Psychology (PGDCCP) Post Graduate Diploma 11 9 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 20
Post Graduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) Post Graduate Diploma 51 49 100 13 21 34 0 0 0 134
Post Graduate Diploma in Contemplative Counseling and Psychology (PGDCCP) Post Graduate Diploma 11 10 21 2 6 8 0 0 0 29
Post Graduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) Post Graduate Diploma 0 0 0 11 19 30 0 0 0 30
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 1