IBTE welcomes 186 new students

Lyna Mohamad

One hundred and eighty-six students were welcomed by the Institute of Brunei Technical Education (IBTE) Central yesterday, as part of the January 2020 intake, at the lecture theatre of the School of Aviation, IBTE Sultan Saiful Rijal Campus in Jalan Utama Berakas.

The welcoming ceremony began with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah and Doa followed with welcoming remarks by Academic Manager for IBTE Sultan Saiful Rijal Campus Mohammad Hairulhisham bin Haji Jamil. Also present were Principal of IBTE Central Campus Dr Sheikh Lukman bin Sheikh Abdul Hamid as well as campus lecturers.

IBTE offers six Higher National Technical Education Certificate (HNTec) and three National Technical Education Certificate (NTec) programmes for schools under IBTE Central Campus.

Programmes offered in HNTec are Electronic Engineering, Electronics and Media Technology, Telecommunication Systems, Hospitality Operations and Travel and Tourism while NTec offers NTec in Culinary Operations, Rooms Division Operations, and Automobile Technology as well as NTec Apprenticeship in Professional Cookery and Services.

The new batch of students will be undergoing a touring session on the campus grounds to get the opportunity to learn more about their respective campuses and the facilities available.

The January 2020 intake with staff from IBTE during the welcoming ceremony. PHOTOS: LYNA MOHAMAD
The new students take the oath