The Royal Civil Service Commission is pleased to announce the following details regarding the Main Examination of the Bhutan Civil Service Examination 2018:




  1. Date: October 5 – 7, 2018



General Category (PGDPA/PGDFM/PGDE) Graduates


October 5, 2018: Paper I (Dzongkha Language)

October 6, 2018: Paper II (English Language & General Knowledge)

October 7, 2018:  Paper III (Bhutan and its (a) Socio-political institutions & (b) Socio-economic development since 1961)



Dzongkha Category


October 5, 2018: Paper I (Dzongkha Language & General Knowledge)

October 6, 2018: Paper II (English Language & Current Affairs)

October 7, 2018: Paper III (Buddhist Studies)



Technical Category


October 5, 2018: Paper I (Languages & General Knowledge)
October 6, 2018: Paper II (General Subject Knowledge)
October 7, 2018: Paper III (Subject Specialisation Paper)



B.Ed. Graduates


October 5, 2018: Paper I (English)

October 6, 2018: Paper II (Dzongkha)

October 7, 2018: Paper III (Teacher Aptitude Test)




Reporting Time: 9.00 AM

Examination Start Time: 9.30 AM

Conduct of candidate: Click here



Examination Venue:


a. Click here for Dzongkha Category

b. Click here for General Category (PGDPA/PGDFM/PGDE)

c. Click here for B.Ed. Graduates

d. Click here for Technical Category (Bio Science, Medical Science, Traditional Medicine, Law)

e. Click here for Technical Category (Engineering & ICT)



No personal belongings, including mobile phones would be allowed into the examination hall/room. Therefore, candidates are requested not to bring such belongings. RCSC shall not be responsible in the event of loss of such belongings.



The candidates may be informed that you can produce the e-admit card which you have used during the PE or the one which you may have received through an e-mail after the documents verification.



Viva Voce: Scheduled from October 22 – November 2, 2018.


Information regarding the venue and schedule for Viva Voce shall be announced on 10th October, 2018 on the RCSC website.


Statistics of Candidates confirmed for Main Examination of the BCSE 2018: Click here