The Ministry of Education is committed in providing equitable quality education guided by the values of Malay Islamic Monarchy to develop future-ready citizens who are equipped with knowledge and skills of the 21st century. The priority is to develop students to become positive and responsible individuals who can contribute positively to the nation.
A dynamic nation is defined here as a knowledge-based society where knowledgeable and highly skilled citizens can quickly adapt to the constantly changing environment and continue to participate in and contribute to a dynamic economy, maintaining the country's competitive advantage; towards a stable and sustainable economic, social and political development.
MISSION: To deliver holistic education to achieve fullest potential for all
As a professional and dynamic organisation, the ministry will provide a holistic education system through a meaningful curriculum and relevant education programmes implemented with attention given to students. This is to be delivered through a series of key development stages, from early childhood to post-secondary education ultimately with professional quality teachers. They will develop our learners to become proud Bruneians with strong foundation values and character to enable them to actively contribute to the nation.
Based on a review of the ministry's strategic direction and contribution from all relevant stakeholders, strategic objectives have been identified to outline ministerial efforts in the plan.
These strategic objectives are three broad actions that will be pursued to achieve the ministry's vision and mission. They will set the focus and guide strategies and actions over the next five years. This means that the ministry will continue to evaluate its strategies, leverage on opportunities and strengths in addressing any future gaps and constraints to stay responsive and relevant to our focus.
2018 – 2022 Ministry of Education Strategic Plan is available for download here.