Educational Advisement

The Bhutan Canada Foundation provides advisory services to Bhutanese students pursuing studies at Canadian post-secondary institution, as well as to Bhutanese professionals attending study tours and conferences in Canada.

Individuals seeking assistance completing applications to Canadian universities or beginning the visa procedure process, including medicals and immigration applications, may contact the BCF Thimphu office.

Bhutanese visitors to Canada who would like information regarding the visa application process are also encouraged to contact Karma Tshering, Field Director at the BCF Thimphu office, for assistance at 975-77171177 or

New Post-Secondary Scholarship Opportunity

The Government of Canada has announced a scholarship valued at up to $60,000 per year for Bhutanese students completing post-graduate certificates or master’s degrees. The scholarship can include tuition, airfare, monthly living allowance, study permit, accommodation, medical insurance, and more.

Applications are open January – March 2020. Please note, the university or college would have to apply on the applicant’s behalf. This scholarship does not apply to undergraduate degrees. See Edu Canada for full details.

Links for Bhutanese Students

Post-Secondary Education