The British Council invites UK and Brunei universities to participate in the UK-Brunei Higher Education Teaching and Learning Partnership Project.

About UK-Brunei Higher Education Teaching and Learning Partnership 

This initiative is funded by the Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office through the ASEAN Dialogue Partner Grant. This is designed to enable UK-Brunei higher education collaboration, enhance internationalisation, and strengthen institutional partnerships through sharing knowledge and principles of good practice. 

Opportunities will be offered for UK and Brunei universities to engage and collaborate for greater internationalisation of both institutions and develop academic partnerships such as:

  • transnational education (TNE)
  • joint or double/dual degree programmes
  • credit sharing programme on specific subjects aligning to SDGs.

Project activities include:

  • Two-day virtual workshop for Brunei and UK universities: 21 – 22 February 2022
  • Open call for Seed Grant for Brunei and UK universities: 23 February – 3 March 2022
  • Delivery of Seed Grant: 1 April 2022 – 31 March 2023

How to apply 

Interested UK and Brunei universities should download the information available in the downloads section. 

To apply, submit your completed application form along with an applicant CV and a letter of support from your institution.


Please email the form and required documents by 3 December 2021 (this has been extended from the previously-advertised date).

Further information 

Please submit your application and/or send any queries to 

About Going Global Partnerships

The UK-Brunei Higher Education Teaching and Learning Partnership is part of the Going Global Partnerships programme. Going Global Partnerships connects universities, colleges, education policy makers and other partners in the UK and around the world. The programme offers you vital international opportunities - the chance to build relationships, to share ideas and good practice, to access grant funding for collaborative partnerships and more. Find out more and apply now for our funding calls and opportunities.

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