KGUMSB/HR/11/2024/3296                                                                                            3rd July 2024

The Khesar Gyalpo University of Medical Sciences of Bhutan is pleased to announce the following vacancies for immediate recruitment at the Faculty of Undergraduate Medicine, as detailed below: 

Sl. NoPositionEquivalent positionNo. of slotsEligibility Criteria and Terms of ReferenceRemarks 
 1 Professor/Associate Professor/ Assistant Professor in Pathology/ Obstetrics and Gynecology/ General Surgery/ Internal Medicine  PL1/2/3 4 posts (1 each in each discipline) Eligibility criteria and ToR Contract/ Secondment/ Full time
 2 Associate lecturer in Anatomy/ Biochemistry/ Physiology/Pharmacology  PL 6 4 posts (1 each in each discipline) MBBS Full time 
 3 Laboratory technician in Anatomy/ Biochemistry/ Physiology/Pharmacology PL 9 4 posts (1 each in each discipline)Diploma qualification in Medical Laboratory Technology   Full time 

Note: PL1=ES1, PL2=ES2, PL3=ES3, PL6=P3, PL9=S1 of the civil service

  1. Interested applicants who meet the eligibility criteria may apply along with:
  • Must be a Bhutanese Citizen
  • Application in the prescribed format (Can be downloaded from ) 
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Academic transcripts 
  • Relevant training certificates to the post (if any)
  • Course Completion Certificates (Diploma/Bachelors/Masters/PhD/MD/MS/Fellowship)
  • Security Clearance Certificate (Valid and copy) 
  • Audit Clearance Certificate (Valid and copy) 
  • No Objection Certificate from the Employer (If employed) 
  • A copy of Citizenship Identity Card
  • A copy of the Medical Fitness certificate issued by a competent medical doctor.
  • Merit/Other certificates (if any)
  • One recent passport-size photograph
  • One legal stamp
  • Preference will be given to the applicants with relevant qualifications/training and work experience with the production of evidence.
  • Short-listed applicants will be called for a selection interview/selection examination.
  • An applicant shall be disqualified from appearing in the selection interview if he/she has failed to furnish testimonials as required above.
  • Short-listed applicants must produce the original documents during the time of the interview
  • The university reserves the right not to select applicants if they do not get appropriate applicants for the post.


  1. The salary and benefits for Professor/Associate Professor/ Assistant Professor for national faculty recruited on contract are inclusive of permissible allowances as per the approval from the Cabinet Secretary vide letter No. C-3/152/2023/1798 dated 21 September 2023, of the Royal Government of Bhutan.
  2. The salary and benefits for serial numbers 2 and 3 and those joining as full-time faculties are as per the existing rules and regulations of the Condition of Service 2018 of Khesar Gyalpo University of Medical Sciences of Bhutan.
  3. Applicable allowances are subsumed as per the Notification of the Ministry of Finance with the variable pay, 2023.
  4. Other entitlements and deductions will be as per the Condition of the Service of the University 2018 and the existing rules and regulations of the Royal Government of Bhutan.
  5. The relevant degrees must be recognized by the Medical and Health Professionals Council in Bhutan.
  6. The placement at a particular academic position shall be according to the Condition of Service of the University 2018.
  7. The candidates may join the University on secondment as per the existing rules/norms. OR
  8. The candidates may join the University on a special contract for a period of three years with a provision to extend the tenure based on performance and the requirements.


9. The candidates may join the University as full-time faculties of the University. 

Application along with the above-mentioned documents must be submitted to the HR Section – Office of the President, KGUMSB on or before 19th July 2024, 5 P.M. 

For further information or clarifications, kindly contact Ms. Anjana Pradhan, Chief HR Officer – Office of the President, KGUMSB at 02-328999/328990 during office hours. 


       (Mr. Sonam Dorji)

Director – HR and Planning   

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