Institute Technology Brunei

ITB offers Higher National Diplomas and undergraduate degree programmes in the fields of Engineering, Business and Computing. Programmes are offered in the areas of Business, Computing and Information Systems, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Petroleum and Chemical Engineering. Since 1986, ITB has focused on meeting the national manpower needs by enrolling a high percentage of local Bruneian students. However, a small percentage of international students have been and are currently enrolled in ITB programmes. Through its international outreach activities, Queens University Belfast (United Kingdom), the University of New South Wales (Australia), Shell International Exploration & Production (Singapore), Brunei Shell Petroleum and Brunei Liquified Natural Gas are now among those universities and industries affiliated as partners of ITB to collaborate in education and R&D activities.

ITB is also one of the 19 Member Institutions (MIs) of the ASEAN University Network for the South East Asia Engineering Education Development Network (AUNSEED/Net) and is actively involved and participated in some of its programmes and activities. ITB’s internationalization programmes and activities are being expanded. Links with industries and universities internationally are being pursued and new programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate levels will be introduced in the near future which will steer ITB towards placing itself on equal footing with other internationally recognized universities. ITB welcomes more international students as part of its internationalization programmes.ITB philosophy encompasses the belief that quality education and training will give opportunities for individuals to develop their talents, realize their potential to the fullest and nurture positive attitudes and values consistent with those inherent in the National Malay Islamic Monarchy Philosophy.

It is only through effective instruction, practical-oriented and industry-based programmes that students will be endowed with fundamental knowledge, competence and marketable skills. This philosophy which acts as a guiding principle in its operation has helped ITB in producing graduates who are highly valued by local employers and readily accepted by universities in the United Kingdom, Australia and other countries where some of ITB studentsto further their studies.

A considerable number of ITB graduates is also employed by international companies. Currently, ITB has about 122 academic staffs of which about 30% are highly qualified and experienced expatriates originating from more than 10 countries worldwide and the remaining are local Bruneians with high and internationally recognized qualifications. There are currently more than 50 engineering and specialized computer laboratories available on campus. ITB has just over 1400 students which comprise of 49% male and 51% female (GPI = 1.03). To date, ITB has produced about 2900 HND graduates and 103 of the Civil Engineering twinning degree students have graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering (BEng)/Master of Engineering (MEng) qualification from Queens University Belfast, United Kingdom in a variety of specializations.

ITB also provides expert services locally and internationally. These services are for the development of the Vocational and Technical Education sector, SEAMEO VOCTECH Regional Centre, Capacity Building programmes for CLMV Countries, ISESCO and UNESCO. Consultancy services for Industries and Communities such as Materials Testing & Certification, Professional Development Programme for Brunei Engineers, Short Courses, Product Development, Industry-tailored academic programmes such as Part-Time programmes, Industry-tailored research projects such as market surveys and others, as per the needs of industry, are also available utilizing the existing expertise and facilities.

Address:Mukim Gadong A, BE1410, Brunei

Phone:+673 2461020, 2461021-2461029

Fax: +673 2461035, 2461036