Minister of Education Hold Dialogue with Students at Brunei Hall in London

Jan 30, 2019

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London, 26 January 2019, Brunei Hall – The Minister of Education, Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Hamzah bin Haji Sulaiman conducted a work visit to Brunei Hall, London. The minister was joined by Yang Mulia Dr. Shamsiah Zuraini Kanchanawati binti Haji Tajuddin, Permanent Secretary of Core Education and officers from the Ministry of Education.

During the visit, the Minister held a dialogue session with the Brunei students residing in Brunei Hall as well as the Council Members of Brunei Students' Union in the United Kingdom and Eire.  Several issues of concerns were discussed, these include supports for students well-being, application for further studies, upholding MIB values, challenges of employment upon graduation and contributing to country's development.

The Minister also had the opportunity to visit the accommodation provided in Brunei Hall. He also spent time looking at the current renovation work carried out on the male accommodation wing.

Before leaving, the Minister reminded the students of their commitment towards serving the country upon graduation.

In attendance were officers from Brunei Students Unit who organised the dialogue session.

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London, 26 Januari 2019, Brunei Hall - Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Hamzah bin Haji Sulaiman, Menteri Pendidikan telah mengadakan lawatan kerja ke Brunei Hall, London. Yang Berhormat Menteri Pendidikan disertai oleh Yang Mulia Dr Shamsiah Zuraini Kanchanawati binti Haji Tajuddin, Setiausaha Tetap (Pendidikan Teras) serta pegawai- pegawai dari Kementerian Pendidikan.

Semasa lawatan, Yang Berhormat Menteri Pendidikan telah mengadakan sesi dialog dengan pelajar-pelajar Brunei di United Kingdom dan Eire. Beberapa perkara telah dibincangkan termasuk sokongan untuk kesejahteraan pelajar, permohonan bagi melanjutkan pelajaran, penegakkan falsafah MIB, cabaran pekerjaan setelah tamat pengajian serta sumbangan kepada pembangunan negara.

Yang Berhormat Menteri Pendidikan juga berpeluang melawat penginapan yang disediakan di Brunei Hall serta meluangkan masa melihat kerja-kerja pengubahsuaian di sayap penginapan lelaki.

Sebelum berangkat, Yang Berhormat Menteri Pendidikan mengingatkan para pelajar tentang komitment mereka untuk berkhidmat kepada negara setelah tamat pengajian mereka,

Juga hadir ialah pegawai dari Unit Pelajar Brunei yang mana telah menganjurkan sesi dialog,