HECAS 2023 (1st round)

HECAS 2023 (1st round)

HECAS 2023 (1st Round) online application to local Higher Education Institutions (HEIs), i.e. Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD), Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA), Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB), Politeknik Brunei (PB) and for the Brunei Government Overseas Scholarship under the Department of Scholarship Management, Ministry of Education for the academic year 2023/2024 will commence on Monday, 16 January 2023 at 9.00 a.m. and will be closed on Thursday, 02 March 2023 at 3:00 p.m. The programme levels offered are Level 5 Diploma, Higher National Diploma and first Degree programmes.

The HECAS online application is opened for holders of valid Brunei Darussalam issued identity cards i.e. yellow, purple or green. HECAS does not process applications of government servants applying for in-service training or foreign applicants who do not have valid Brunei Darussalam issued IC. Applicants are allowed to use their predicted results to apply to our local universities (UBD, UNISSA & UTB) or for Overseas Scholarship. They will receive a conditional offer upon meeting the entry requirement set by the institution concerned.

Before the Thursday, 02 March 2023 at 3:00 p.m, applicants are required to:

  • Settle overdue payments upon HECAS registration through BIBD Mobile Application or by cash at the payment counter located at:
    1. Counter 8 (Cash and Revenue Unit), Ground Floor, Block C, One Stop Service Centre, Ministry of Education;
    2. Pusat Tingkatan Enam Tutong;
    3. Sekolah Menengah Sultan Hassan, Temburong.
  • Fulfil requirements stated in the Institution Checklist.


Prepared by: Department of Higher Education
Ministry of Education
Brunei Darussalam
Updated on: 16 January 2023


Learn more at: HECAS (moe.gov.bn)