Government of Brunei Darussalam Scholarship

The government of Brunei Darussalam Scholarship 2022/2023 for International Students offers awards to applicants who allow them to study at any eligible university.

government of Brunei Darussalam Scholarship

The Scholarship is offered annually under a special scholarship award scheme.

Applications are invited for Brunei Darussalam Government Scholarships 2022/2023 available for foreign students to study at the following Universities:

  • University of Brunei Darussalam [UBD]
  • Islam Sultan Sharif Ali University [UNISSA]
  • Brunei Institute of Technology [ITB]
  • Politeknik  Brunei (PB)in Brunei
  • Kolej Universiti Perguruan Ugama Seri Begawan

These scholarships are awarded to the ASEAN, OIC, and Commonwealth Member Countries students. The scholarship award is normally tenable for the duration of the programme.


  • Citizens of any country, including ASEAN, Commonwealth, and OIC members, are eligible to apply.
  • The government of the applicant should make the recommendation.
  • Before arriving in Brunei Darussalam, applicants must receive certification from a licensed medical professional to accept the scholarship and attend school there. This certification must be registered with a government agency. The applicant is responsible for covering any and all costs associated with acquiring this certification.
  • For undergraduate and diploma programs, applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 25, and for postgraduate master’s degree programs, they cannot be older than 35 by July 31, 2021.
  • The award is NOT eligible for Brunei Darussalam Permanent Residents.

How to Apply for the Government of Brunei Darussalam Scholarship

Application for the Government of Brunei Darussalam Scholarship is online and can be done through this link.

  • For scholarships in the applicant’s nation, application forms must be properly completed and approved by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs or the National Focal Point.
  • The National Security Agency or a Police Station must declare in writing that the applicant is free of all civil and criminal charges before submitting a security clearance statement.

Applications must be submitted electronically to the following email address.

Remember that email attachments and file sizes are limited to 10 MB. Word Document, PDF, and JPG file formats must submit all application forms and supporting documentation.

Applicants to Universiti Brunei Darussalam through this website must also submit an online application.

The deadline for application submission is February 15th, 2016, at 1600 hours (Brunei time).

How often is the Government of Brunei Darussalam Scholarship?

It is given annually.

Who is the host of the Scholarship?

University of Brunei Darussalam [UBD]
Islam Sultan Sharif Ali University [UNISSA]
Brunei Institute of Technology [ITB]
Politeknik  Brunei (PB)in Brunei
Kolej Universiti Perguruan Ugama Seri Begawan

Which fields of studies are covered under the Scholarship?

The courses offered in the various universities.

The Scholarship covers which degree types?

It is accessible to those seeking Bachelor, Master, and Doctorate Degrees.

What is the Duration of the Scholarship?

It covers the time required by the institution for the course being studied.

What does the Scholarship cover?

Tuition fee, a monthly personal allowance of BND500.00, annual Book Allowance of BND600.00, monthly food allowance of BND150.00
After completing the program, a baggage allowance of BND250.00 to countries within the ASEAN region and BND500.00 to non-ASEAN regions.
Accommodation at the respective institution residential college is provided. If the scholar opts not to live in the provided accommodation, no additional allowance will be given in lieu of board and transport.

Are Applicants required to do a Language course?

Yes. There is a 1-year Language course. The scholarship funds cover it.

Which Countries are eligible for the Scholarship?

Students from ASEAN, PDR, and OIC countries are eligible.


The Government of Brunei Darussalam Scholarship is an opportunity for International students, especially those from developing countries, to get quality undergraduate and postgraduate education within an excellent environment.

We encourage you to promptly apply for this scholarship through the link in this article. Kindly share this article with your friends. Cheers.

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