Department of Labour-This is to notify and inform the general public that the SHORT-TERM WORK PERMIT (E-Work Permit) is now being initiated by the Ministry of Labour and Human Resources. The employers wishing to import foreign workers even for the duration less than 30 days should now compulsorily apply online through MoLHR-MIS with immediate effect. Besides the normal required documents, the individual/FWRA/employers should submit the medical clearance certificate of the foreigners obtained from the country of origin.This notification is referred to the approval of the night halt work permits only and for other categories and updates, MoLHR will keep notifying in future.

Courses in National Institute of Zorig Chusum for August 2022 Intake

The National Institute of Zorig Chusum, Thimphu is pleased to announce the following courses for 10 passed and above:

Sl.No.CourseSlotCertificateLast date of registration
1Painting/Shingtshon15NC 226-Jul-2022
2Tailoring/Tshemzo15NC 226-Jul-2022
3Smithery/Trezo National8NC 226-Jul-2022


How to apply:

The interested candidates fulfilling the qualification criteria can apply online on the links provided below:

  1. Painting/Shingtshon:
  2. Tailoring/Tshemzo:
  3. Smithery/Trezo National:


Important Reminder to all interested applicants:

All applicants must bring the following documents in original during the time of interview: 

  1. Marksheet  and School Leaving Certificate
  2. Security Clearance
  3. CID 
  4. Medical Certificate (only if selected)

All applicants who have successfully submitted online applications are automatically shortlisted for the interview. For further information and clarification, please write to us at or call us at 02-322302 during office hours. 

Interview date: 2nd August 2022

Time: 10:00am

Venue: Institute premises