His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam says all higher education institutions should focus on their respective academic workforce. Hence His Majesty hopes that they will make thorough planning on human resource in line with the needs of the universities and national development. His Majesty delivered the Titah during the 6th Convocation of Universiti Teknologi Brunei, UTB this morning. In the Titah, the Monarch adds the excellence of any university depends largely on its ability to produce graduates and research findings that contribute to the country's economic growth and development. In this context, His Majesty congratulates the UTB for being included in the QS World University Rankings for the first time at the 442 position this year and at number 57 among the Young Global University for universities below 50 years old. The UTB's latest achievement is the star rating where it received 5 stars in the overall assessment.

Source: Radio Television Brunei