Sonam Gyamtsho

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Sonam Gyamtsho

Postgraduate Student

Room A008, Building A, Newnham Campus

+61 3 6324 3792 (phone)


  • Tuition scholarship, University of Tasmania for Master of Education by Research (2014 – 2016)
  • Received a silver medal from Royal Government of Bhutan for meritorious service of 30 years (2013)
  • Erasmus Mundus scholarship for two years European Master's course on Lifelong Learning: Policy and Management (2007 – 2009)
  • Nuffic (Dutch) fellowship for training on Innovations on Curriculum and Student Assessment (2005)
  • UNICEF training award for Train the Trainers' workshop on Early Childhood care and Development in Singapore (2004)
  • A certificate of merit from the President of Bumthang Sports Association in recognition of my service as the General Secretary of Sports Body.



  • Gyamtsho, S., J-F., Getenet, S. & Pullen, D. (2014). School Dropout and Associations with Anti-social Behaviours: A Bhutanese Study. Bhutan Journal of Research and Development. Royal University of Bhutan. (under review)

Article in progress

  • Impact of mid-day meal on children's learning ability and performance in extra-curricular activities (data analysis is going on)


  • Gyamtsho, S. (2011). Gross National Happiness and Social Progress: A Development Paradigm of Bhutan. Lambert Academy Publishing, Germany.