Check the online how to apply for Brunei Darussalam Scholarship 2024 for Undergraduate and postgraduate from here. The Government of Brunei Darussalam has announced a scholarship opportunity for Pakistani nationals who wish to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate studies, specifically MS programs, at some of Brunei’s prestigious universities. Interested candidates can apply online through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of Brunei’s official portal. The scholarship covers various academic institutions, including Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD), Kolej Universiti Perguvruan Ugama Seri Begawan (KUPU SB), University Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA), Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB), and Politeknik Brunei (PB). The application deadline is set for February 15, 2024, with the academic year starting in July/August 2024.
Brunei Darussalam Scholarship 2024 Undergraduate postgraduate
In order to qualify for the Brunei Darussalam Scholarship, applicants must fulfill specific requirements.
- For undergraduate studies, applicants should be no older than 25 years, while for MS studies, the maximum age limit is 35 years.
- Proficiency in English is a requirement, demonstrated by a Credit 6 at the GCE ‘O’ Level Examination, a Grade ‘C’ in IGCSE English (as a second language), or an IELTS score of 6.0 or a TOEFL minimum score of 550.
- Additional requirements may be specified by the respective university or funding body, and details can be found at https://mfa.gov.bn/
Government of Brunie Darussalam Scholarship Eligibility Criteria
To apply for the HEC Brunei Darussalam Scholarship, candidates must submit their applications by the closing date of February 15, 2024. Applicants may be asked to participate in an interview and a written examination to assess their proficiency in the English/Malay/Arabic language, depending on the requirements of the offering institutions. The Government of Brunei Darussalam holds the right to reject any applications, and the decision on candidate selection is deemed final. Disputes or inquiries about the decision made will not be entertained.
How to Apply for HEC Brunei Scholarship
Applicants are required to upload certain documents when completing the BDGS Application Form. These include a recent passport-size photograph, certified true copies of academic qualifications, certified English translations for documents not in English, certified true copies of the birth certificate and passport, as well as references and recommendations from referees.
The benefits covered by the Government of Brunei Scholarship are comprehensive, including an exemption from program fees, provided air tickets, a monthly allowance of BND$550 (equivalent to PKR 1,14,482), an annual book allowance of BND$600 (PKR 1,24,890), a baggage allowance of BND$500 (PKR 100,000), health insurance, and accommodation at university residency.