7 February 2019 – The Student Representative Council of Universiti Teknologi Brunei (MPPUTB) hosted the Presidential Election for the 2019/2020 sessions. The election took place at the Lecture Theatre 2, Library Complex, UTB.
Yang Mulia Awangku Muhammad Wafiy Bin Pengiran Haji Amir Isa was elected as the new President of MPPUTB 2019/2020 where he received the highest votes from the audience.
Present at the election was the Guest of Honour, Yang Mulia Awang Haji Ady Syarmin Bin Haji Md Taib, Acting Vice-Chancellor of UTB. The Principal Officers, staff and students of the University also attended and voted at the election.
The election began with the recitation of surah Al-Fatihah, followed by speech from the five nominated candidates. The nominees were Yang Mulia Nurul Musfirah Binti Hj Rudyman; Yang Mulia Awangku Muhammad Wafiy Bin Pengiran Hj Amir Isa; Masyitah Binti Hj Azamain; Nurul Aqilah Binti Saidi; and Mohammad Affendi Bin Sabli.
All the candidates were to present a topic on how to identify the obstacles in reaching out to students and to suggest ways on how to solve the issues and break the barriers. The presentations were followed by question and answer session from the floor. The election ended by casting votes from the audience in a ballot.