Bhutan Interdisciplinary Research & Development (BIRD) founded on 29 May 2013 is a non-partisan independent research, consulting and training organization. BIRD is committed to providing quality research, consulting and training services to our clients. We strive to continuously evolve and adapt to the ever-changing data-driven world so that we serve our clients’ needs effectively. At BIRD, we employ data collection methods such as computer-assisted personal interviewing (CAPI), computer-assisted telephone interviewing (CATI), computer-assisted web interviewing (CAWI) among others. Such cutting-edge research techniques help us transition from the traditional mechanisms and offer innovative data capture, data quality and management for our clients.

We also offer demand-driven learning and development courses that are rich in content and quality suited to meet the demands of a rapidly changing labour market and organizational needs. We foster applied research, consulting and capacity building programs in close collaboration with government organizations, international agencies, non-governmental organizations, civil society organizations, research centres, and universities.

At BIRD, we pride ourselves in our passion, ability, and commitment to serve our clients with the sole objective of creating solutions for our clients.


To be a premier centre for evidence-based research, consulting and training organization in the country.

Mission Statement

  1. To transform conventional conjecture-based research into evidence-based rigorous empirical research through the application of statistics, computer programming and operational research;
  2. To deliver quality consulting services and training with the ultimate goal of helping our clients reach their inherent, yet untapped potential; and
  3. To build human resource capacity in the country.

Our Core Values

Excellence: We strive for excellence in every task that we perform, focus on results and in creating value to help you and your organization reach your goals.

Commitment: We are committed to the highest ideals of professionalism, trust and integrity, and staying close to what is important for our clients and partners. 

Innovation: We continuously look for better approaches to help you make a difference. 

Accountability: We empower our team to take ownership of our actions, be accountable for our actions every step of the way.