Mon. Nov 18th, 2019

Announcement for Long-term Training

The Ministry of Health would like to announce the availability of one slot for the Long-term Training for In-service candidates under RGoB funding:

Sl. No. Field of Study Eligible Applicants Slots
1 Master in Ophthalmology GDMO/MO 1

Eligibility as per clause 9.7.3 of the BCSR 2018:

  • Be a Bhutanese citizen;
  • Have completed the probation period as of 30th June 2018;
  • Be 45 years of age or below at the time of commencement of the Long-term training;
  • A civil servant may avail a maximum of three in-service LTT (if required) in the entire service period or until he attains 45 years of age, whichever is earlier; and
  • A civil servant shall meet the Training gap requirement as per Schedule 9/A.

As per clause of BCSR 2018, A civil servant shall not be eligible for LTT when:

  1. The programme he/she is nominated for is not relevant to his work and his position level;
  2. He has discontinued a training programme to which previously nominated for reasons within his control;
  3. He/she has previously discontinued a programme for reasons beyond his control on medical ground and fails to produce fitness certificate from medical board to apply for LTT;
  4. He/she has not completed training gap requirement after availing STT/LTT as specified in Schedule 9/A;
  5. He/she is on Secondment;
  6. He/She is on EoL, Maternity Leave, Medical Escort Leave and Medical Leave; and
  7. He/she is a contract employee; and
  8. Fails the drug test.

Nominations must route through the HRCs’ of the concerned Dzongkhag/Hospital Administration and applications should reach HR Division, Ministry of Health on or before 10th August 2018 with the following documents:

  1. Copy of Certificates and Transcripts for Bachelor’s degree and Class XII;
  2. Performance Evaluation Forms of recent two consecutive years;
  3. Photocopy of valid Citizenship Identity Card;
  4. Updated Curriculum Vitae (including number of years served in each health centre; and past training availed: in-country as well as ex-country);
  5. Copy of Security Clearance Certificate (Submit after selection);
  6. Copy of Audit Clearance Certificate (Submit after selection);
  7. Copy of Medical Fitness Certificate (Submit after Selection); and
  8. In-Service Training Nomination Form (Submit after Selection).

Please note that the Ministry will not entertain:

  • Incomplete and late submission of documents.
  • Faxed or email documents.

For further inquiries, please contact HRO at 02-337288 or extension at 330 during office hours.



(Chening Peldon)

   Offtg. Director

Directorate of Services