25 September 2019 – On the occasion of the Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB) 7th Convocation Ceremony 2019, Award Ceremony for the Dean’s List and Co-Curricular Activities was being celebrated at Lecture Theatre 2, Library Complex, UTB.
Present as the Guest of Honour was Yang Mulia Datin Seri Paduka Dr. Hajah Romaizah binti Haji Mohd Salleh, Acting Minister of Education. Also in attendance were Yang Mulia Dr. Awang Hj Azman bin Ahmad, Permanent Secretary (Higher Education); Yang Mulia Awang Haji Ady Syarmin bin Hj Md Taib, Acting Vice-Chancellor of UTB; senior officials from Ministry of Education (MOE) and UTB.
The ceremony commenced with the recital of Surah Al-Fatihah and Doa Selamat followed by a Welcoming Speech by the Acting Vice-Chancellor of UTB. The ceremony then proceeded with the award presentation to the recipients by the Guest of Honour.
The Dean’s List Award was introduced in 2015 giving recognition to the first, second and third year students from various schools and faculty who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement in their studies.
A total of 28 students received the Dean’s List Award 2018-2019 in their respective programmes from Faculty of Engineering; School of Computing and Informatics; UTB School of Business; and School of Applied Sciences and Mathematics.
As for the Co-Curricular Activities Award, four students received their awards. There are four award categories for the Co-Curricular Activities namely ‘Outstanding Life Skills Achiever’, ‘Sports Man of UTB’, Sports Woman of UTB’ and ‘Religious Awards’.