Ugyen Lhendup, Assistant Lecturer


 Department of Management Development

  1. Senior Research Officer, Royal Research and Advisory Council (RRAC), His Majesty’s Secretariat under special deputation.
  2. Faculty of Public Policy, Research, Development Planning and Projects, RIM.


  1. February 2011- December 2012: Master in Public Policy (Development Policy)
  2. February 2011-December 2011: Post Graduate in Public Administration. Crawford School of Economics and Governance, Australian National University, ACT, Canberra.
  3. February 2008-December 2008: Post Graduate Diploma in Public Administration (PGDPA), Royal Institute of Management (RIM), Semtokha Bhutan.
  4. July 2003- July 2007: Bachelors in Business Administration (Marketing and HR), George College of Management and Science, WBUT, India. 

Research Supervision, Teaching and Learning:

  1. Lecturer in Public Policy, Research, Development Program Planning and Projects, and Research for PG and MBM students at RIM.
  2. Research Supervisor for PGDPA Research.

Teaching Experience

Since 2010

Responsibilities held

  1. Member, Marketing Strategy Working Committee, RIM.
  2. Member, Tender and Evaluating Committee, RIM; and
  3. Member, Academic and Research Committee, RIM; and
  4. Chairperson, Executive Committee, Zhenphen Tshogpa, RIM;
  5. Founder/Chief Advisor of RIM Zhenphen Tshogpa (Association of Social Community Service), RIM.
  6. PGDPA Course Coordinator, RIM.
  7. SAARC Development Centre (SDC) National Focal Person (NFP) Coordinator, RIM.
  8. Officiating Head of Learning Resources and Development Centre (LRDC); Royal Institute of Management (RIM);
  9. Founding Executive and Public Officer Australia Bhutan Association in Canberra (ABAC), Australia;
  10. Market Researcher at Tashi Group of Companies, Phuntsholing Bhutan;
  11. Coordinator at Loden Foundation, Thimphu;

Research & Publication

Previous Research and Project Assignments:

  1. Employed of Educated Development Assessment of Four Gewogs under Zhemgang Dzongkhag  (2008)
  2. Market Research on Launching of New Brand of Beer in Bhutan Market (2006-2007).
  3. Ratio Analysis and Financial Statement of Penden Cement Authority (PCA, 2007)
  4. Market Assessment and Product preference of Life Insurance Sector in India (2006)


  1. Despite drawbacks, Religion is a perfect portion of culture to help in development policies, hence cannot be ignored, 2015, RIM news Letter.
  2. Indo-Bhutan Relation in next 15 years, (Issue no.12 , pp-4-7, 2013) RIM Newsletter.
  3. A solution to climate change: an approach by Buddhist or doing with less (Issue no.7 pp. 2-4, 2010). RIM Newsletter.
  4. Heart and/or brain (Issue no. 5, pp. 4-6, May 2009). RIM Newsletter.
  5. Me my shinning light (Issue no. 5, pp. 4-6, May 2009). RIM Newsletter.

Research Interest

  1. Development Finance
  2. Public Financial Management and Good Governance
  3. Financial Markets and Systems
  4. Public Policy impact
  5. Financial Sustainability of NGOs, etc.

Training, Recognition and Awards:

  1. Leadership, Governance, research and Management
  2. International and national community service recognitions.