In 2015, the three Level 4 Diploma programmes offered at the Pengiran Anak
Puteri Rashidah Sa’adatul Bolkiah (PAPRSB) Insitute of Health Science, UBD
was transfer to Politeknik Brunei. Since the year 2015 the School of Health
Sciences was established and offering Diplomas various health science
disciplines in Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedic. From July 2018, the
Diploma programmes offered will be upgraded to Level 5 Diploma.
The school aims to provide our students with the very best opportunities and
supports to pursue studies in nursing, midwifery and paramedic and to
develop a safe, professionally competent health professionals, proficient in
21st Century skills, innovative, creative and socially responsible with a
commitment to serve the community. The school have played a leading role in
the development of nursing, midwifery and paramedic education and practice
Diploma programmes offered will provide entry to professional practice in
general nursing, paramedic and midwifery. It is a three year programmes
delivered over six academic semesters. These programmes are delivered at
PAPRSB Institute of Health Sciences, Universiti Brunei Darussalam. The
Institute of Health Sciences consists of top class lecture facilities, a
purpose build simulation centre and clinical skills laboratory for skills
practice, student anatomy resource room and computing resources.
At School of Health Science, we work closely with the professional bodies,
government agencies and the community to grow the health practice and at the
same time recognizing the contribution of the more traditional values of
Melayu Islam Beraja (MIB – Malay Islamic Monarchy) in Brunei Darussalam.