Brunei Odyssey 2024 - Program Details

General Information Institution Universiti Teknologi Brunei
Program C and Virtual Program Status Open
Program Information Program Name Brunei Odyssey 2024
Program Type Program C
Type: Discovery Camp
Program Description Odyssey Summer Programme to provide students with an enriching educational and social experience through a mixture of Brunei’s rich array of cultural activities. This programme integrates captivating hands-on activities, in- class sessions, outdoor adventures which explores Brunei’s diverse culture with a sense of global responsibility and appreciation. The Programme exposes participants to the implementation of SDGs 4, 8, 10 and 15 in Brunei Darussalam. The programme is designed to include educational elements where participants will be given project- and problem-based tasks that revolve on contemporary issues to come up with innovative solutions. To foster diversity and cultural exchange, participants will have the opportunity to reside in various locations, each offering distinct cultural identities. The programme encompasses unique experiences such as jungle-to-plate cuisines, handicraft workshops, tribal arts, music, and customs. Moreover, visits to exhibition galleries, museums, and historical landmarks provide insights into Brunei's Islamic heritage and historical artifacts.
Contact Information Hjh Siti Eddyilahwati, eddyilahwati.suhaili@utb.edu.bn
Teaching Language English
Degree Level Undergraduate
Language Proficiency Requirements Accept Native English Yes
English Language Requirements: TOEFL iBT, IELTS Scores: IELTS 6.0, TOEFL 550
Other English Language Requirements None
Other Language Requirements None
Academic Field Agriculture, Architecture, Biology, Business, Communication, Education, English Language and Literature, History, Hospitality and Tourism, International / Global Studies, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Natural Resources, Philosophy and Religious Studies, Social Sciences, Sustainability / Climate Change Studies
Facilities and Resources Universiti Teknologi Brunei will provide shared accommodation, scheduled meals, local transportation and waive program fee. Participants need to cover the roundtrip international airfare ticket, visa fees (if any and to be borne by applicant), medical insurance (must) and other personal expenses
Scholarships Available: Yes
Scholarship Information All students from UMAP members have the opportunity to join this program without charge.
Program Fees (All values are in USD) Tuition or Program Fee $0.00
Average Housing Cost $0.00 average per month.
Local Transportation $0.00 average per month. This can include cost of buses, trains, and other forms of public transportation.
Other Program Fees $0.00 excluding tuition. These may include activity, lab/materials, or other fees.
Cost of Living $0.00 average per month. This can include meals, pocket money, and entertainment.
Medical Insurance $0.00 per month.
Visa $0.00
Additional Program Information N/A
Supplementary Links UTB Brunei Odyssey Discovery Camp Link
Program C Information Notification of Acceptance Date N/A
Application Opens 01/Mar/2024
Application Closes 22/Apr/2024
Program Start Date 03/Jul/2024
Program End Date 15/Jul/2024
Credit/No Credit No Credit
Other Credential Offered Certificate of Completion
Number of Participants 20
Housing Type Residential college & Hotel
Visa Process Please refer according to country of origin for requirements to enter Brunei Darussalam at https://www.mfa.gov.bn/Pages/Visa-Information.aspx Visa application form can be downloaded from: http://imigresen.gov.bn/en/SitePages/Download.aspx
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