Seminar focusses on Halal education, research

Rokiah Mahmud

Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA), through its Halalan Thayyiban Research Centre (PPHT), held a Postgraduate Seminar on ‘Halal Education and Research’ recently.

Jointly organised with the Religious Teachers University College of Seri Begawan (KUPU SB), the seminar’s main objective was to uphold the titah of 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 during the monarch’s unscheduled visit to KUPU SB on January 22, urging UNISSA and KUPU SB to work together towards producing pure Islamic scholars.

The one-day event also enabled UNISSA and KUPU SB to share knowledge and scholarly material with the public. A total of 14 papers were delivered on the scope of Halal research and learning.

Rector of UNISSA Dr Haji Norarfan bin Haji Zainal, and Acting Assistant Ra’es of KUPU SB Datin Dr Hajah Noor Hira binti Haji Noor Kasih were also present.

ABOVE & BELOW: Rector of UNISSA Dr Haji Norarfan bin Haji Zainal presents certificates to participants. PHOTOS: ROKIAH MAHMUD

A speaker delivers her presentation