School of Applied Sciences and Mathematics


The School of Applied Sciences and Mathematics (SASM) provides innovative degree programmes in the fields of Applied Mathematics and Economics, and Food Science and Technology. The curriculum aims to meet the educational and career needs of learners who work in environments that benefit from technical competency, practical knowledge and applied skills, which are required by fast growing industries.

The School maintains close links with applied science and technology sectors in Brunei Darussalam for the exchange of ideas and transfer of technology. It is also prepared to provide services to industries and develop innovative science and technological advances through high quality research outputs and generating commercial revenue.


To develop a strong and vibrant link between applied sciences, mathematics, economics, technology and industry in line with Brunei’s development goals.


  • To offer strong Applied Sciences and Mathematics support for Engineering, Computing and Informatics and Business.
  • To provide quality education in the fields of the Applied Sciences and Mathematics infused with industry-based training to produce graduates with strong aptitude in Econometrics, Industrial Management, Science and Technology.
  • To nurture and develop student’s capacity in providing real-life problems in today’s fast paced financial services industries, and abundant employment opportunities by offering a solid foundation in applied sciences and mathematics
The School offers two taught degree programmes:

  • Applied Mathematics and Economics
  • Food Science and Technology

The school is also developing to offer recognised postgraduate programmes by taught and research.



Dr Namasivayam Navaranjan

School of Applied Sciences and Mathematics
Acting Programme Leader, Food Science and Technology
Office: 2F.03
T: +673 2461020 Ext 5353


Professor Dr Duraisamy Sambasivam Sankar

Programme Leader
Applied Mathematics and Economics
Office: 1F.93
T: +673 2461020 Ext 5247