The Sinaut Agriculture Training Centre has now become Sultan Sharif Ali Islamic University, UNISSA's learning campus and research laboratory. Exploring new horizons, UNISSA also introduced the establishment of the Faculty of Agriculture as the agriculture sector is the main sector in the country's economic development and its relation to human life. The Handover of the Use of the Sinaur Agriculture Training Centre, department of Agriculture and Agrifood to UNISSA was held yesterday afternoon at the training centre in Tutong District.
The handover was witnessed by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali bin Apong, Minister of Primary resources and Tourism. The Letter of Handover of the Sinaut Agriculture Training was presented by Dayang Hajah Masliana Yuliah binti Abdullah, Acting Director of Agriculture and Agrifood to Doctor Haji Norarfan bin Haji Zainal, Rector of UNISSA.
The Rector of UNISSA in his welcoming speech said the establishment of the Faculty of Agriculture is an aspiration of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam as agriculture itself is related to human life and its existence.
Apart from the establishment of the Faculty of Agriculture, the Sinaut Agriculture Training Centre also introduced the Halalan Thayyiban research Centre, aimed to disseminate the efforts and further smoothen the campus upgrading process under UNISSA's implementation with the cooperation of relevant parties.
Source: Radio Television Brunei