Scholarship of UBD-FPT on Enhancing Professional Communication Skills for ASEAN 2019

Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) and UBD-FPT Global Centre, Da Nang, Vietnam are pleased to announce that applications for the Brunei Darussalam Scholarship on Enhancing Professional Communication Skills for ASEAN 2019 are now open.

The Scholarship is sponsored by the Government of Brunei Darussalam and includes the following: Programme Fees, a return economy class airfare from an ASEAN country’s main city to Da Nang (Vietnam), per diem allowance for the whole duration of the programme, accommodation in Da Nang for the whole duration of the programme, and health insurance for the whole duration of the programme.


4 March – 19 April 2019

22 July – 6 September 2019

30 September – 15 November 2019


Programme 1: Professional Communications in English

This programme helps participants improve their professional communication in English. The training focuses on specific areas of communication in English: writing e-mails, speaking in meetings and interviews; giving presentations, and networking. This programme can help participants achieve increased confidence and professional goals.

Programme 2: Intensive English Proficiency Course

This programme is designed to train participants in the four core skills of listening, reading, writing and speaking. Throughout the programme, participants will engage in different tasks which include practices especially in the areas of reading and vocabulary development.


– Applications are open to citizens of ASEAN.

– Applicants must be within the age range of 20 – 35 years.

– Applicants must possess a minimum qualification of post-secondary school certificate.

– Applicants must be certified to be medically fit to undertake the scholarship and to study in UBD-FPT Global Centre in Da Nang, Vietnam by a qualified medical practitioner who is registered with any Government Authorities prior to arrival in Da Nang, Vietnam. All costs incurred in obtaining this certification are to be borne by the applicants.

Interested candidates can apply here. The deadline to apply is 14 January 2019 and the scholarship is open to all eligible citizens of ASEAN countries.

Find more information about the program here.

UBD-FPT Global Centre is a collaborative project between Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) and FPT University (FPTU) aimed at improving English proficiency and professional communication skills in the region. The Centre aims to be the leading English Language training centre in the ASEAN region.