Recently, Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) hosted the UBD Global Perspectives Webinar Series: Redefining Teaching and Learning Pedagogies in the New Normal. The webinar featured four esteemed speakers: UBD's Assistant Vice-Chancellor (Academic Affairs) Pengiran Dr. Mohammad Iskandar bin Pengiran Haji Petra; Professor Dr. Rossana Valéria de Souza e Silva, Executive Director of the International Cooperation Group of Brazilian Universities (GCUB); Professor Shingo Ashizawa of the Faculty of Global and Regional Studies, Toyo University, Japan; and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nantana Gajaseni, Vice President and Interim Director of MFU Learning Innovation Institute (MLii), Mae Fah Luang University, Thailand. Welcoming Remarks were delivered by UBD's Assistant Vice-Chancellor (Global Affairs) Dr. Joyce Teo Siew Yean.
Thursday, 25 November 2021Read More
The Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran has donated books covering 28 titles to Universiti Brunei Darussalam’s (UBD) Library on Monday, 22nd November 2021. The books donated to the UBD library will provide students and users access to selection of Iranian books ranging from history, literature, geography and tourism. Her Excellency Homeira Rigi Zirouki, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Iran presented the books to the Vice-Chancellor of UBD, Datin Dr. Dayang Hjh Anita Binurul Zahrina binti Pehin Orang Kaya Laila Wijaya Dato Seri Setia Hj Awang Abdul Aziz in a small ceremony at UBD’s Library.
Tuesday, 23 November 2021Read More
The 4th Edition of PRISM UBD Short Film Festival successfully premiered on Saturday 20th November, 2021. The event was organised entirely online, with the theme “Prism of Creativity Amid Pandemic”. A newly launched “FASS UBD OFFICIAL” YouTube channel was used as the platform to screen all the 10 selected short films, all of which were produced in 2021 as FASS Design and Creative Industries (DCI) students’ coursework. As in previous editions, Dr Yong Liu from DCI and Mayyer Ling from English Studies co-organised this year’s festival.
Monday, 22 November 2021Read More
I feel bad for the frontliners that’re working hard at other places. By volunteering, it is the least thing I can do to help the country during the pandemic. I do expect this kind of situation will occur one day and it is my responsibility as a Health Science student to be involved.
Saturday, 20 November 2021Read More
Naturally occurring agarwood is rare. Out of the 21 species of Aquilaria, Brunei Darussalam houses two species that produce high quality agarwood, namely Aquilaria beccariana and Aquilaria microcarpa.
Following a study which aims to artificially induce agarwood formation using eight different induction treatments, researchers from the Universiti Brunei Darussalam…
Monday, 15 November 2021Read More
"Bubbly Thoughts for the Stone Hearted" is a poetry book that features 12 local poets, half of which
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