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  • Capital Bandar Seri Begawan
  • Official Languages Malay
  • Population 0.4 million
  • International tertiary students 3,765 Source: UNESCO
  • Australian share (number) 579
  • Australian share (percentage) 15 percent


Australia Future Unlimited - Tertiary Education Fair 2014
15 Nov 2014 - 16 Nov 2014
Bandar Seri Begawan , Brunei Darussalam

Brunei education market profile

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New Brunei student loan scheme makes education more accessibleMIP subscribers only
Friday, September 26, 2014Updates | Higher education
On 18 August 2014, His Majesty, the Sultan of Brunei, announced a new student loan scheme for students who are not awarded government scholarships. This new development is part of the Brunei Governmen ...
ASEAN Economic Community 2015 – the Indonesian challengeMIP subscribers only
Tuesday, September 09, 2014Updates | Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education | Transnational education
A recent study has concluded that the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) Economic Community (AEC) 2015 could generate 14 million jobs by 2025, and improve the livelihood of 300 million pe ...
ASEAN Qualifications Recognition Framework to be launched in 2015MIP subscribers only
Monday, May 26, 2014Updates | Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education | Transnational education
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will be fully implementing the ASEAN Qualifications Recognition Framework (AQRF) in 2015. The AQRF is designed to unify national education frameworks ...
Australian education receives wide media coverage through BruONZ Summer Games in Brunei MIP subscribers only
Monday, February 17, 2014Updates | Schools | ELICOS | Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education | Alumni
The Brunei Students Society Melbourne (BSSMelb) hosted the Brunei-Australia-New Zealand alumni (BruONZ) Summer Games 2014 in Brunei from 10–26 January. The Summer Games received significant media cove ...
Brunei Government signals training plans to upskill Department of Agriculture staffMIP subscribers only
Tuesday, November 05, 2013Updates | Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education | Transnational education
Brunei’s Ministry of Industry and Primary Resources is revamping its human resource development plans to include specialised training and upskilling for officers in the Department of Agriculture and A ...

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