Education main contributor to nation’s development, says Deputy Minister

Rokiah Mahmud

The understanding on philosophy, vision and mission in the context of education and teaching is regarded as the main contributor towards nation development, said Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs Pengiran Dato Seri Paduka Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar.

He made these comments during the opening ceremony of the International Conference on Teachers Education (ICOTE) 2019 at Religious Teachers University College of Seri Begawan (KUPU SB) yesterday. The conference, organised by the Education Faculty of KUPU SB, served as a platform to uphold and disseminate the education philosophy and its implementation in the era of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

“Strong cooperation between the Ministry of Education and Ministry of Religious Affairs in the field of education will continue in delivering knowledge, skills and Syakshiah, and self-esteem of students,” he added.

Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs Pengiran Dato Seri Paduka Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar speaks at the event. PHOTO: ROKIAH MAHMUD