Freshers’ Week welcomes new students

|     Hakim Hayat     |

UNIVERSITI Brunei Darussalam (UBD) will welcome a new batch of students for the August 2019/2020 intake with the Freshers’ Week.

Freshers’ Week will commence with an optional Campus Tour tomorrow where new intakes can sign up through Google Form according to their desired slots which are available from 10am until 2pm.

A two-day Pre-Freshers Week will be held on Friday and Saturday following the Campus Tour. During these two days, students will begin their registration by handing in their documents at the Submission Counter located at the Lobby of the Chancellor Hall, UBD.

The UBD stated that the Pre-Freshers Week also gives students the opportunity to purchase their students’ insurance from a number of participating insurance companies such as AIA, Takaful Brunei Keluarga and Insurans Islam TAIB Holdings Sdn Bhd.

Students are advised to pay their acceptance, registration and PMUBD fees through UBD ePayment system, which can be done through the UBD website.

UBD has also introduced a new payment method using the Progresif PAY app, a collaboration between UBD and Progresif Cellular Sdn Bhd. Students who would like to use the Progresif PAY app can approach the QR Code Station at the Finance Counter, Administration Building, UBD.

The new students can collect their Freshers’ Week Pack at the Registration Fee Pack (RFP) Counter at the Chancellor Hall, UBD after completing the above mentioned steps.

Pre-Freshers Week counters will be open from 8am until noon and 2pm until 4pm. QR Code Stations are available from 8am until 11am, 2pm until 4pm on Friday, and 8am until 11am, 1.30pm until 4pm on Saturday.