Government of Brunei Darussalam Scholarships Fully Funded 2022-2023

The Applications for the Government of Brunei Darussalam Scholarships are now open! All of the Bruneian students from around the world are invited to apply for this amazing opportunity.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs fully funds scholarships for bachelor’s, graduate, and postgraduate degrees in various fields including engineering, economics, mathematics, and IT.

Any applicant from any country with a nationality who can apply for this Scholarship will be eligible to do so regardless of the place of origin.

Government of Brunei Darussalam Scholarships

To apply, you still don’t have to take any English language tests like IELTS or get into your college/university program in advance as admission requirements will be taken care of by the university/college that you’ll attend upon receiving your scholarship. The academic year commences July/August 2022 and will be available soon!

The government of Brunei Darussalam offers several scholarships for citizens and international students who want to study in the country.

There are around four different types of scholarship programs in Government of Brunei Darussalam Scholarshipsoffered by the Brunei government and these include Undergraduate, Postgraduate Master Degree, Professional, and Undergraduate Research Scholarship.

About Government of Brunei Darussalam Scholarships

  1. Country: Brunei
  2. Degree Level: Diploma, Undergraduate, Postgraduate Master’s Degree, PhD
  3. Eligible Nationalities: All Foreign Nationals
  4. Financial Coverage: Fully Funded
  5. Deadline: 15th February 2022

Scholarship Duration:

  1. Diploma: 3 Years
  2. Undergraduate Degree: 8 Semester (4 Year Full Time)
  3. Master Degree: 12 Months, 24 Months

Financial Coverage

The Government of Brunei Darussalam Scholarship is a Fully Funded Scholarship for International Students to Study in Brunei. All the Expenses will be covered.

  1. Exemption from Paying Tuition Fees Including Acceptance, Examination, Registration & Orientation Fees.
  2. An Economy Class Round Air Ticket to/from Brunei Darussalam 
  3. A Monthly personal Allowance of BND$500.00
  4. A Monthly personal Allowance of BND$150.00
  5. An Annual Book Allowance of BND$600.00
  6. Accommodation at the Residential College of the University/ Polytechnic
  7. Baggage Allowance for shipment of the scholarship recipient’s personal effects to his country of origin/country of domicile upon completion of the program, at a maximum amount of:
  8. BND$250.00 to a country within the ASEAN region
  9. BND$500.00 to a country outside the ASEAN region
  10. Comprehensive Insurance Cover for the whole duration of the Scholarship.

Participating Universities

The Government of Brunei Darussalam Scholarship Provides Applicants with the Opportunity to Undertake Diploma, Undergraduate Degree and Postgraduate Master’s Degree at any one of the Following Institutions of Higher Education in Brunei.

  1. Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD)
  2. Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA)
  3. Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB)
  4. Politeknik Brunei (PB)

Fields of Study:

All academic fields are available in the Above 4 Universities. The list of fields is given below for the Brunei Darussalam Scholarship.

Universiti Brunei Darussalam

  1. Arts & Social Sciences
  2. Islamic Studies
  3. Technologies
  4. Advanced Materials and Energy Studies
  5. Policy Studies
  6. Asian Studies
  7. Science
  8. Business
  9. Engineering
  10. Health Science
  11. Economics
  12. Education

Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA)

  1. Arabic Language and Translation
  2. Shariah
  3. Usuluddin
  4. Laws
  5. Halal Science
  6. Development Management
  7. Islamic Banking and Finance
  8. Mazhab Shafi’i
  9. Islamic Economics

Universiti Teknologi Brunei

  1. Chemical Engineering
  2. Civil Engineering
  3. Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  4. Mechanical Engineering
  5. Mechatronics Engineering
  6. Petroleum Engineering
  7. Business Honors (All Fields)
  8. Economics
  9. Food Science & Technology
  10. Computing
  11. Architecture

Politeknik Brunei (PB)

  1. Diploma In Business Accounting And Finance
  2. Diploma In Data Analytics
  3. Diploma In Digital Media
  4. Diploma In It Network
  5. Diploma In Information Systems
  6. Diploma In Web Development
  7. Diploma In Architecture
  8. Diploma In Interior Design
  9. Diploma In Architecture
  10. Diploma In Interior Design
  11. Diploma In Civil Engineering
  12. Diploma In Electrical And Electronics Engineering
  13. Diploma In Mechanical Engineering
  14. Diploma in Petroleum Engineering
  15. Diploma In Science Technology (Chemical Laboratory Technology)
  16. Diploma In Telecommunications And Systems Engineering
  17. Diploma In Telecommunications And Systems Engineering
  18. Diploma In Health Sciences (Nursing)

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Eligibility Criteria

  1. Applications are open to citizens of, but not limited to, ASEAN, Commonwealth, and OIC Member Countries.
  2. Applicants must be, between the ages of 18-25 for Undergraduate and Diploma programs.
  3. Must not exceed the age of 35 for Postgraduate Master’s Degree programs on the 31st of July 2021.
  4. The award is NOT eligible to Brunei Darussalam Permanent Residents.


The last date to apply for the Brunei Darussalam Government Scholarship 2021 is 15th February 2022

How to Apply

The Application Process is Online.