Bachelor of Health Science

In the following majors:

  • Medicine
  • Biomedical Science
  • Pharmacy
  • Nursing
  • Midwifery
  • Dentistry

OFFERED FOR THE AUGUST INTAKE ONLY

BACHELOR OF HEALTH SCIENCE (MAJOR IN MEDICINE)

Entry Requirements

General Requirement

At least a credit 4 in English Language at GCE ‘O’ Level Examination or a grade ‘A’ in IGCSE English (as a Second Language) or an IELTS score of 7.0 or a TOEFL minimum overall score of 600

‘A’ Level Qualification or its equivalent

A minimum of 320 ‘A’ Level points for three (3) ‘A’ Level passes in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics or Physics

Bachelor Degree with Honours

At least an upper second class honours in a relevant discipline from Universiti Brunei Darussalam or any other university recognised by the University Senate

International Baccalaureate

At least of 34 points including a minimum of 6, 6, 5 points in relevant subjects at the higher level

(Accepted subjects will be assessed on a case-by-case basis)

Interview

Candidates fulfilling the entry requirements must pass the multiple mini-interviews (MMI) covering the pre-requisite bio-science knowledge, attitudes, ethics and other critical skills needed for a programme of medical studies and must be medically certified as fit to join the programme.

Medical Fitness

Required to go through prescribed medical fitness examination and must be certified as fit to join the programme

BACHELOR OF HEALTH SCIENCE (MAJOR IN BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE)

Entry Requirements

General Requirement

At least a credit 6 in English Language at GCE ‘O’ Level Examination or a grade ‘C’ in IGCSE English (as a Second Language) or an IELTS score of 6.0^^ or a TOEFL minimum overall score of 550 or a pass in the UBD Bridging English Course or Band B2 in the UBD English Proficiency Te  

‘A’ Level Qualification or its equivalent

A minimum of 240 points for three (3) ‘A’ Level passes in relevant subjects INCLUDING Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics or Physics with a minimum grade of C (CCC)

Any other subject combination may be considered on case by case basis

International Baccalaureate

At least 30 points including a minimum of 5, 5, 5 points in relevant subjects at the higher level

(Accepted subjects will be assessed on a case-by-case basis)

Interview

Candidates fulfilling the entry requirements must pass the multiple mini-interview (MMI) covering the pre-requisite bio-science knowledge, attitudes, ethics and critical skills needed to join this programme

^^ A higher IELTS score of 6.5 is required to qualify for the Brunei Government Scholarship

BACHELOR OF HEALTH SCIENCE (MAJOR IN PHARMACY)

Entry Requirements

General Requirement

At least a credit 6 in English Language at GCE ‘O’ Level Examination or a grade ‘C’ in IGCSE English (as a Second Language) or an IELTS score of 6.0^^ or a TOEFL minimum overall score of 550 or a pass in the UBD Bridging English Course

‘A’ Level Qualification or its equivalent

A minimum of 300 points for three (3) ‘A’ Level passes in relevant Science subjects with a minimum of Grade B for Chemistry and a minimum Grade C in at least two other Science subjects (Physics, Mathematics or Biology).

Any other subject combination may be considered on case by case basis

International Baccalaureate

A minimum score of 32 points including a minimum of 5, 5, 5 points in relevant subjects at higher level, with Chemistry as a mandatory subject. Other two (2) relevant subjects should be from Physics, Mathematics or Biology. Any other subject combination may also be considered on a case-by-case basis

Interview

Candidates fulfilling the entry requirements must pass the multiple mini-interview (MMI) covering the pre-requisite Pharmaceutical knowledge, attitudes, ethics and other critical skills needed for the programme

Medical Fitness

Required to go through prescribed medical fitness examination and must be certified as fit to join the programme

^^ A higher IELTS score of 6.5 is required to qualify for the Brunei Government Scholarship

BACHELOR OF HEALTH SCIENCE (MAJOR IN NURSING OR MIDWIFERY)

Entry Requirements

General Requirement

At least a credit 6 in English Language at GCE ‘O’ Level Examination or a grade ‘C’ in IGCSE English (as a Second Language) or an IELTS score of 6.0^^ or a TOEFL minimum overall score of 550 or a pass in the UBD Bridging English Course or Band B2 in the UBD English Language Proficiency Test

‘A’ Level Qualification or its equivalent

A minimum of 220 points for three (3) ‘A’ Level passes in relevant subjects INCLUDING Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics or Physics

Any other subject combination may be considered on case by case basis

Diploma Qualification

A Higher National Diploma or National Diploma in Sciences or its equivalent with a minimum of 5 merits in related subject

(Accepted subjects will be assessed on a case-by-case basis)


Diploma in Nursing or Midwifery without working experience

At least three (3) merits and/or passes with credit in the second and third year of the diploma programme undertaken with no repeat modules

Bachelor Degree with Honours

At least a second class honours in a relevant discipline from Universiti Brunei Darussalam or any other university recognised by the University Senate

International Baccalaureate

At least 26 points including a minimum of 5, 5, 4 in relevant subjects at the higher level. Accepted subjects will be assessed on a case-by-case basis

Interview

Candidates fulfilling the entry requirements must pass the multiple mini-interview (MMI)

Medical Fitness

Required to go through prescribed medical fitness examination and must be certified as fit to join the programme

^^ A higher IELTS score of 6.5 is required to qualify for the Brunei Government Scholarship

 

BACHELOR OF HEALTH SCIENCE (MAJOR IN DENTISTRY)

Entry Requirements

General Requirement

At least a credit 6 in English Language at GCE ‘O’ Level Examination or a grade ‘B’ in IGCSE English (as a Second Language) or an IELTS score of 6.0^^ or a TOEFL minimum overall score of 550 or a pass in the UBD Bridging English Course

‘A’ Level Qualification or its equivalent

A minimum of 320 'A' Level points for three (3) ‘A’ Level passes in at least two science subjects. Other subjects may also be considered on a case by case basisi. A combination of 'A' level results totalling 320 points but containing 'A' Level grades below C will not be accepted; OR an internationally recognised degree of upper second or first class honours in a relevant discipline from Universiti Brunei Darussalam or any university recognised by the University Senate.

International Baccalaureate

At least of 34 points including a minimum of 6, 6, 5 points in relevant subjects at the higher level.

(Accepted subjects will be assessed on a case-by-case basis)

Interview

Candidates fulfilling the entry requirements must pass the multiple mini-interview (MMI) covering the pre-requisite Bioscience knowledge, attitudes, ethics and other critical skills needed for the programme of dentistry.

Medical Fitness

Required to go through prescribed medical fitness examination and must be certified as fit to join the programme

^^ A higher IELTS score of 6.5 is required to qualify for the Brunei Government Scholarship