Royal Institute of Health Science

The Royal Institute of Health Sciences or RIHS was established in 1974. It offers training of nursing professionals with knowledge, skill and motivation to provide healthcare services to the people of Bhutan. RIHS is located in Thimphu city, nearby the JIgme Dorji Wangchuk National Referral Hospital. It is the only health training institute in Bhutan that aspires to fulfill the requirements of health human resources to provide with intensive healthcare needs to the people of the nation. 

Departments in Royal Institute of Health Sciences

Royal Institute of Health Sciences has four major departments,

  1. Nursing
  2. Basic Science
  3. Community
  4. Midwifery