Advertisement

Vocational Education and Training in Brunei Darussalam

  • Norazlina OthmanEmail author
Chapter
Part of the Perspectives on Rethinking and Reforming Education book series (PRRE)

Abstract

The development of vocational education in Brunei is very distinctive. This article presents the main characteristics of Brunei’s vocational education through the study of Brunei’s vocational education system, different types and levels of vocational education institutions, professional categories, curriculum and Brunei professional qualification framework.

Keywords

Vocational education and training Brunei Darussalam National qualification framework 

References

  1. A Portal to LLL Resources. (2017). An overview of lifelong learning opportunities in Brunei Darussalam. Retrieved November 23, 2017 from https://www.sea-lllportal.org/national-report-brunei-darussalam. September 9, 2017.
  2. Asian Development Bank. (2016). Brunei Darussalam key indicators 2016. Retrieved August 24, 2002 from https://www.adb.org/sites/default/files/publication/204091/bru.pdf.
  3. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). (2018).The world fact book. East & Southeast Asia: Brunei. Retrieved March 20, 2017 from https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/bx.html. August 14, 2018.
  4. Corporate Affairs Division, IBTE.Google Scholar
  5. Ebil, S., Othman, N., Hjh Norhakimah, H. M. N., Marlinawati, H. A., Omarali, M., & Chin, W. K. (2017). Brunei TVET transformation: The development of the Institute of Brunei Technical Education’s two key surveys. In TVET@Asia (Vol. 8, pp. 1–15). Retrieved November 23, 2017 from http://www.tvet-online.asia/issue8/ebil_etal_tvet8.pdf.
  6. IBTE Ignite. (2017a). Convocation edition. Retrieved December 5, 2017 from https://ibte.edu.bn/page/ignite/konvo25/ignite_konvo25.pdf. December 5, 2017.
  7. IBTE Ignite. (2017b). 22nd IBTE convocation at ICC (1st ed.). Berakas: Institute of Brunei Technical Education. Retrieved December 5, 2017 from https://ibte.edu.bn/page/ignite/1/ignite01.pdf. December 5, 2017.
  8. Institute of Brunei Technical Education. (2013). Transforming technical and vocational education: White paper. Retrieved February 5, 2017 from https://ibte.edu.bn/ibte-white-paper/.
  9. Institute of Brunei Technical Education. (2017a). IBTE organisation chart. Retrieved November 23, 2017 from https://ibte.edu.bn/organisation-chart/. September 23, 2017.
  10. Institute of Brunei Technical Education. (2017b). The two network of schools. Retrieved November 23, 2017 from https://ibte.edu.bn/network-of-schools/. September 23, 2017.
  11. Jahan, S. (2016). Human development report 2016. United Nations Development Programme. http://hdr.undp.org/sites/default/files/2016_human_development_report.pdf.
  12. Ministry of Education. (2017a). Brunei. National Education System for the 21st century (SPN21). Retrieved November 23, 2017 from http://www.moe.gov.bn/Pages/spn21.aspx. September 3, 2017.
  13. Ministry of Education. (2017b). Brunei Darussalam qualifications framework. Retrieved November 23, 2017 from http://moe.gov.bn/SitePages/Download%20PDFs%20Files.aspx. September 23, 2017.
  14. SEAMEO VOCTECH. (2016). Policy brief: A decade hence skills that will be in great demand in Southeast Asia.Google Scholar
  15. SEAMEO VOCTECH. (2017a). Technical and vocational education and training in Brunei. Retrieved November 23, 2017 from http://seatvet.seameo.org/docs/TVET_Brunei%20Darussalam_2015.pdf. September 23, 2017.
  16. SEAMEO VOCTECH. (2017b). Research report—TVET teacher standard. Retrieved November 23, 2017 from SEAMEO VOCTECH http://www.voctech.org/Publications/Research%20Report%20-%20TVET%20Teacher%20Standard.pdf. September 23, 2017.
  17. Unesco. (2017). Brunei Darussalam education for all 2015 National review. Retrieved November 23, 2017 from http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0023/002305/230503E.pdf. September 23, 2017.
  18. United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific. (2015). Brunei Darussalam statistical yearbook 2015. Retrieved August 24, 2002 from https://www.unescap.org/sites/default/files/Brunei_Darussalam-SYB2015.pdf.
  19. United Nations Development Programme. (2016a). Human development report 2016. Retrieved August 24, 2002 from http://hdr.undp.org/en/countries/profiles/BRN.
  20. United Nations Development Program. (2016b). Demography. http://hdr.undp.org/en/countries/profiles/BRN#.

Copyright information

© Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Brunei Technical EducationBandar Seri Begawan, GadongBrunei Darussalam

Personalised recommendations