External and Industry Relations (EIR)

> External and Industry Relations (EIR)

The External and Industry Relations (EIR) office at Universiti Teknologi Brunei is dedicated to establishing connections between our university and the world beyond, forging meaningful connections with industries, government agencies, non-profit organisations, and the community. Our goal is to strengthen the university's presence on a global scale, foster research collaborations, promote innovation and elevate our institutional reputation. The EIR office is supported by:


Corporate Communication Office

The Corporate Communication Office oversees the university's public image and reputation in various contexts. We handle the strategic communication and public relations of the university. We ensure that our achievements, initiatives, and impact are communicated precisely and effectively to stakeholders and the wider community.


Industry Liaison Office

The Industry Liaison Office facilitates collaborations and partnerships between our academic community and industry leaders. We connect students and faculty with real-world opportunities, promote research and development, and drive innovation.


Science, Technology, and Innovation (STI) Lab

The STI Lab is a dynamic hub for innovation and offers industry-recognised certification courses that empower you to thrive in the digital age. Explore our specialised labs, including the AiML (Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Lab), Huawei ICT Academy, and Cisco Networking Academy.


Professional Bodies Unit

The Professional Bodies Unit connects our students and programmes with relevant professional organisations and certification bodies. We strive to ensure that our graduates are well-prepared for their chosen careers. Current Professional Bodies linked with UTB include PUJA, IMechE, and IEEE.


Assistant Vice Chancellor (External and Industry Relations)

Dr. Mohammad Saiful bin Haji Omar

Dr. Mohamad Saiful bin Haji Omar
E: saiful.omar@utb.edu.bn