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.

Call for Scholarship Application for M.Sc. in Global Environment and Development

Application Deadline: January 15th 2023

Country of the Study: Denmark, Italy, and Poland

Application portal :

Brief Description

The Ministry of Labour and Human Resources is pleased to announce the availability of Erasmus Mundus Joint Master in Global Environment and Development (MERGED) in Denmark, Italy and Poland for all the eligible candidates in Non-Civil Service Sectors.


Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in the following are directly academically qualified for admission to Erasmus Mundus in Global Environment and Development (MERGED):

  • Agrobiology, Agriculture, Agricultural Economics, Animal Science, Anthropology, Biochemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Development Studies, Economics, Environmental Science, Food Science, Forestry, Nutrition, Geography, Natural Resources, Natural Science, Rural Development, Sociology or within the fields of natural or social science from other Danish, Italian, Polish or international universities.

Language requirements:

To gain admission to the MERGED programme, all applicants must document English proficiency.

If you have not studied a full degree in English in USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, UK or Ireland you must document English proficiency by passing one of the following accepted tests:

  1. IELTS Academic (6.5 overall test score). Only the overall score will be considered
  2. TOEFL iBT (83), TOEFL iBT paper edition or TOEFL iBT Home Edition
  3. Cambridge Advanced English or Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) passed at level C1 or C2

***For further details, follow this link Admission Requirements – MERGED

Application Instructions:

The interested applicants can apply for admission via the online application portal. The portal can be found through this link Application procedure – MERGED.

Please follow the instructions carefully and submit all required documents.

For detailed instruction of the application, please refer the information provided on the webpage of the MERGED programme or email at Ms. Namgay Choden, Royal Bhutanese Embassy at for queries.

Duly filled in-service HRD form (Download) along with following documents;

  1. Citizenship ID copy
  2. Valid security clearance
  3. Appointment letter to the current organization (In-service)
  4. Audit Clearance
  5. For private sector, valid business license copy/Tax clearance certificate

The interested applicants should send the In-service HRD along with its required documents to or can submit it in person to Skills Development Division, MoLHR. For any queries, call 330419