RESEARCH AND EDUCATION TRIPS

INFORMATION

Postgraduate (including Masters and PHDs) students intending to undertake research, field trips, attend conferences in Australia, Brunei or other third countries are also required to make a formal application.

FORMAT OF LETTER TO DIRECTOR OF STUDIES
Students are expected to prepare a concise and objective letter, aimed at facilitating the quick approval of the application. The letter among other things should includes


  • Program Objective,
  • Program Duration,
  • Program Venue,
  • Reasons for venue choice,
       - why in Brunei not in Australia,
       - why you prefer organization A over B etc.

  • Costs estimated.
       - health checks
       - security checks
       - immunization
       - pre-requisites training
       - accomodation
       - travelling expenses
       - air passage


WHEN TO APPLY
Applicants are advised to write to the Director of Studies at [email protected] at least two (2) before their departure date.  Before sending in their letters, students are advised to: Students are also reminded to provide as much detail as possible and to provide the following support documents.



  • Support letter from program / module supervisor
  • Formal approval from the University.

FACILITIES AVAILABLE
studentsundertaling research, field trips, attend conferences may receive the following facilities once their application is approved.
1. Australia or third country
  • Students may be eligible for the following facilities:
       - Air passage;
       - Accommodations (maximum of 3 days);
       - Transport expenses;
       - Security Vetting (if any);
       -  Immunisation (if any); and
       - Prerequisite courses.
 
2. Brunei
  • Students are eligible for return air passage only plus their monthly entitlements such as monthly and travelling allowances.

Students are ddvised to keep all payment receipts and transactions as these facilities can only be claimed by submitting the Online Application for Reimbursement 4 - Online AFR4

Important Link
  • for Air passage, travelling and accommodation reimbursements
  • for submissions after completion of internship, work experience, placements and rotation