HECAS 2021 online application open on February 8

Izah Azahari

The first round of Higher Education Centralised Admission System (HECAS) 2021 online application to local higher education institutions (HEIs) and Brunei Government Overseas Scholarship under the Scholarship Section for the 2021/2022 academic year will begin on February 8 at 8.30am and ends on

February 27 at 10am, announced the Ministry of Education (MoE) yesterday through Head of the Higher Education Division Head Hajah Anis Faudzulani binti Haji Dzulkiflee during a press conference at MoE headquarters.

She said local HEIs including Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD), Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA), Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB), Politeknik Brunei (PB) are offering Level 5 Diploma, Higher National Diploma and first Degree programmes.

HECAS online application is open for Brunei residents. HECAS will not process government servants’ application for in-service training and foreign applicants without Brunei-issued identity cards,and applicants are allowed to use predicted results.

Prior to HECAS’ closing date, applicant are required to settle overdue payment through Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam (BIBD) mobile application or by cash at payment counter on the First Floor, Block B, Cash and Revenue Unit, Department of Administration and Services, MoE, at the Tutong Sixth Form Centre, Belait Sixth Form Centre in the Belait District, or the Sultan Hassan Secondary School in the Temburong District. They are required to fulfil requirements by HEIs and the Scholarship Section according to the institution checklist.

For information, visit the MoE’s portal at http://moe.gov.bn or the new HECAS portal at hecas.moe.gov.bn. For inquiry, contact HECAS Administration via e-mail at [email protected] or by telephone at 2381992 or 2381224 during office hour.