Customized Science Textbooks – Classes IX to XII for Bhutan

With the introduction of new Science Curriculum Framework since 2012, Department of Curriculum Research and Development (DCRD), now Royal Education Council, Paro, has been writing and implementing our own textbooks aligned to the framework for classes IV to VIII. However, with approval from 27th Curriculum Board Meeting, REC has decided to invite publishers and authors to customize textbooks available in the market for classes IX to XII.

Six best textbooks aligned to Science Curriculum Framework 2012 will be selected on November 2015 for classes X and XII as listed below:

  1. Physics textbook for class X
  2. Chemistry textbook for class X
  3. Biology textbook for class X
  4. Physics textbook for class XII
  5. Chemistry textbook for class XII
  6. Biology textbook for class XII

For registration, terms of reference and guidelines, contact Secondary Science Section, REC, Paro at following numbers:

Toll Free (office hours only): 185

Tel: +975-8-271226 / 271632 / 271214
Fax: +975-8-271991


  • Guidelines and TOR for the textbook development. [Click HERE to download]