Vacancies: Universiti Brunei Darussalam

Over the past five years, Universiti Brunei Darussalam has been on an exciting progressive journey of change, from what is fundamentally a teaching university to a first class international university of excellence in teaching and research. Our vision is to be among the top 50 universities in Asia.

In education, we have introduced a new undergraduate degree program, Generation Next (GenNEXT), which emphasizes broad-based learning, programmes that cross-disciplinary boundaries and real world experiential learning in the form of the Discovery Year.

In research, UBD is fortunate to have the strong support of His Majesty’s government in providing funds and infrastructural support to advance research. This entails substantial increase in research funding and the development of infrastructural support as well as ample dedicated leave time for research and conferences.
In April 2014, UBD experienced another milestone with the announcement of the new salary scheme for the recruitment and retention of quality academic staff.

As Brunei Darussalam’s Premier National University, UBD invites suitably qualified candidates to join us in shaping global future leaders and contribute as a Centre of Excellence in Teaching and Research.


Salary range per annum:

Education Officer between BND27,240 to BND50,880
Lecturer (with PhD) between BND40,680 to BND53,280
Assistant Professor/ Senior Assistant Professor between BND49,560 to BND76, 920
Associate Professor between BND87,600 to BND90,120
Professor between BND105,600 to BND230,400

Bonus payment after each 12 months of satisfactory service.
Gratuity payment of 25% of last drawn basic monthly salary x 36 months. Payable at the end of the contract.
No personal income tax scheme in Brunei Darussalam on income earned.

Among the other benefits:

Education allowance for up to 4 children between the age of 5 and 21.
Subsidised housing rental.
Free medical service at Government hospitals and health centres.
Travel passages at the beginning, middle and end of the contract.


Completed application forms together with copies of academic certificates and comprehensive curriculum vitae with the names and addresses of three referees should be sent to: –

Registrar & Secretary
Universiti Brunei Darussalam
Jalan Tungku Link
Gadong BE1410

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