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Brunei Hosts 9th Higher Education Expo 2024 to Enhance Information Access

JERUDONG — The 9th Higher Education Expo 2024 opened its doors on the 3rd of February, aimed at establishing a comprehensive One Stop Information Centre for Higher Education. Organized by the Ministry of Education, specifically through the Department of Higher Education, the Department of Scholarship Management, and the Brunei Darussalam National Accreditation Council, the expo is staged over two days at Hall 2 of BRIDEX, Jerudong.

According to Radio Television Brunei, the expo was inaugurated by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ahmaddin bin Haji Abdul Rahman, Minister of Home Affairs, serving as the Acting Minister of Education. A significant highlight of the expo was the launch of the Higher Education Information Hub Plus, a mobile application designed to serve as an information platform for higher education within the country. The expo, which runs until the 4th of February from 9 AM to 5 PM, also features a webinar session via the HE VIRTUAL EXPO channel on YouTube on the 5th and 6th of February 2024, from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. This event provides a valuable opportunity for the public, especially students, to engage with representatives from higher education institutions and various education sector agencies to gather essential information.