Newsletter April 2016 Release

Dean's message

Greetings from the Faculty of Science (FOS), Universiti Brunei Darussalam. I am pleased to share with you our latest newsletter, highlighting our achievements and exciting developments at FOS. As a valuable partner of FOS, I thank you for your continued support and I hope you enjoy this newsletter.


UBD Made History With The First Geology Graduates

A historical day for both Geology Programme and the University dawned on the 9th of September 2015. The first cohort of Geologists, under GenNEXT, graduated from UBD. full story

UBD and SMART sign Memorandum of Understanding

The Faculty of Science, UBD has signed a MOU with the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART) on 16 November 2015, to facilitate academic mobility. full story


Learning Experience of PhD Candidate from Cameroon in FOS

Ako Rajour Tanyi, a Ph.D candidate in Applied Physics investigates an alternative low cost semiconductor material with higher efficiency for solar cell technology, precisely dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSCs), co-sponsored by Center for Advanced Material and Energy Sciences (CAMES). full story

Prof Edirisinghe Discusses Research that Matters:Linking Academia and Industry

Visiting professor, Prof Eran Edirisinghe discussed pertinent aspects related to Enterprise in Research – how research can bridge the gap between academia and the industrial sector through commercialisation. full story