Interested applicants meeting the eligibility criteria can now apply for Master’s in Development Practice at the College of Natural Resources, Lobesa. The admission will close on 17 April 2018. The names of the shortlisted candidates will be announced on 19 April 2018.  The date of admission interview will be announced at a later stage.  Applicaion form : Click here 
Eligibility criteria for MDP
  • Three-or four-year undergraduate degree in any discipline. 
  • Pass admission test or interview.
Documents required 
Along with filled in application form, applicants should submit the following:
  • CV.
  • Bachelor’s degree transcript and certificate.
  • Certificate of English Proficiency test. 
  • A photocopy of Citizen Identity card.
  • 1 passport size photograph.
  • No Objection Certificate from employer (if employed).
The above documents should be produced in original at the time of admission interview, which will take place on the College campus.
Tuition fees for the self-funding students
The admission fee is Nu. 84,666 per year for domestic student, and Nu 324,000 per year for international student. The fee will increase at the rate of 2% per year. The admission fee includes tuition fee, hostel rent and welfare contribution. 
Tuition fee is payable at the time of registration in the beginning of each semester.
Academic Year 2018 will commence from mid-July. 
Submission of application
Application can be submitted online to the Dean of Academic Affairs at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . For further inquiry, please call 02 376251. 
January 3, 2018: A group of four men and a lone lady completed their three months training in agro-entrepreneurship. The group was trained in both in Mushroom Production and Poultry Production, besides Business Management. 
The individuals now will setup business in different across the country. For instance, Mr. Namgay Wangdi will start egg noodle manufacturing unit in Punakha while others will start mushroom farming in Thimphu, Mongar, and Haa respectively.
The College also signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Rural Enterprise Development Co. Ltd (REDCL) that would be providing startup funds to the participants who undergo agro-entrepreneurship training in CNR. 
The Department of Employment & Human Resources under the Ministry of Labour and Human Resources provided the funding for establishment Agro-entrepreneurship Business Incubation Centre as well as for the training of 1st group of agro-entrepreneurship training. 
The next training will be conducted in vegetable production, dairy production, and mushroom production from March 2018.
January 05, 2018: This is to notify that we intend to award the contract for your bid dated 13/12/2017 for :
1. Construction of Water Tank at Lease Farm - M/s Charitshen Construction Click Here
2. Traditional Bhutanese Painting at CNR - M/s Nayeab Construction    Click Here
3. Construction of Gabion Wall at CNR - M/s Kencho Construction       Click Here
4. Construction of Water Tank at CNR - M/s Rinchen Dorji Construction    Click Here
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