KP Sharma  

The Gyalsung training 2024 will begin on September 5, the Gyalsung Headquarters has announced.

The training is for Bhutanese youth born in 2005 who have completed registration and passed the medical screening.

The training will be divided into two cohorts due to capacity limitations at the four Gyalsung academies.

According to the Gyalsung Headquarters, enlistment notices and joining instructions for the enlistees will be sent to their registered email or phone number by July 31.

The notices will be sent out at least one month before the enlistment date, which will include important details like the enlistment date, the assigned academy, and information about transportation to the academy.

The Gyalsung Headquarters announced changes to the inaugural Gyalsung training 2024 owing to capacity constraints at the four Gyalsung academies. As a result, the training will take place in two cohort, each lasting three months.

The training will be held at the four Gyalsung academies: Khotokha Gyalsung Academy in Wangdue, Jamtsholing Gyalsung Academy in Samtse, Gyalpoizhing Gyalsung Academy in Mongar, and Pemathang Gyalsung Academy in Samdrupjongkhar.

The training for the first cohort will begin on September 5 and end on December 3.

According to the Gyalsung Office, enlistees must report to their designated academy between August 31 and September 2, 2024.

The training for the second cohort will start on December 16, 2024, and end on March 15, 2025. Enlistees have to report to their assigned academy between December 11 and 13, 2024.

The Gyalsung training 2024 curriculum will span three months and mainly focus on fundamental military training and national education.