To mark the end of the school holidays, Cosmopolitan College of Commerce and Technology took it’s students to Bukit Batu Bujang Pahang for a FUNtastic hiking trip last March 22nd, 2014.

The trip comprised of 21 students, 2 lecturers and 4 tour guides. Bukit Batu Bujang is located on a separate island of Brunei Darussalam, which is only a jetty away from the capital. Ever since the reinvention of the area, different organizations and other nature lovers made numerous visits.

The purpose of the trip was to take the students out from their classrooms and get new experiences by exploring Mother Nature for a change. This is one way to boost the students’ enthusiasm in going back to school.

On the verge of reaching the top of the hill, the students also got the chance to put their communication and teamwork skills to practice by going through the tough trails and working together towards finishing the hiking escapade.

The activity is also a good way to possibly reduce risk of depression and feeling of stress.

It is that time of the year again when regular lectures will take a backseat and business and culture will take over college campuses. Such bash was organized by Cosmopolitan college of Commerce and Technology , which turned out to be a get-together for students, alumnus and faculty members, complete with live performances by Borneo Bboy Foundation and business booths initiated by the students.

To enliven the month of Syawal, Cosmopolitan College of Commerce and Technology (CCCT) held a festive cheer, Hari Raya Event, for its esteemed staff and students on 31st August 2013.The event took place at the Mahligai Hall located on the 3rd floor of the Airport Mall. The event was organized by one of the student businesses, namely the Eventures Event Management Company.

The celebration was honored by the college principal, Cikgu Hajah Ismah, Deputy Principal, Cikgu Haji Ali Akbar, lecturers and students. The invitation was also extended to the public. Greeting them upon arrival was the lecturer and business facilitator for the event management team of the college, Ms. Siti Rafeah Serbini, as well as the General Manager of Eventures Event Management Company, Nur Qamarina Haji Ahmad. The event was opened with a welcoming speech from Ms. Rafeah.

Kicking up the excitement were several booths, was an opening of their own booth, which was being relished on by the students. A total of 9 groups of students showed their business skills by selling their own products and allowing the lecturers to oversee how the students implemented their skills from what they have learned in class into their practical life. This is a practice that is much emphasized by the College to ensure students are able to experience practical application of concepts learned in class.

Kicking up the excitement were several booths, was an opening of their own booth, which was being relished on by the students. A total of 9 groups of students showed their business skills by selling their own products and allowing the lecturers to oversee how the students implemented their skills from what they have learned in class into their practical life. This is a practice that is much emphasized by the College to ensure students are able to experience practical application of concepts learned in class.

Also present here, was Melina Shortbread, managing director of Borneo Bboy and Member of the fresh focus project, a team comprising of young talented people in the arts who are also active in charitable events. When asked about the annual celebration, Melina said, “This event is a great opportunity for the youth to start up their businesses. Not only that, it can also give a platform for youngsters to showcase their talents. She added “This event has a good objective as it was held in a way for the students to do what they love to do and also to be able to pursue as a successful young entrepreneurs in the near future”.

CCCT is one of the private colleges in Brunei Darussalam who plays a fundamental role in providing students the opportunity to pursue their studies in Business and Technology, not only theoretically but also practically. With this, the college would like to see their students practice what they have attained in class as well as to put all their learning to test.

It’s the time of the year where students leave the classroom and head on to the track field for Cosmopolitan College’s Second Annual Sports Day. On a bright sunny Wednesday morning, 12th of June 2013, students and lecturers including the management of Cosmopolitan College of Commerce & Technology (CCCT) were at Padang Kebajikan at Jalan Berakas, joining forces with their focus on the winning cup.

This year’s theme is “Super Heroes” and there were four house teams namely Batman, Iron Man, Superman and Spider Man. Each of which had it’s own set of will-powered team players comprising of students & lecturers.

The event was officially opened by a speech from the Chairman of the College, Dr. Aziz Latip followed by a Zumba Activity which was led by Cosmopolitan College’s very own lecturer and her team.

 

The Sports day event included the relay of 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m and our old time national sport, which is the tug of war between the four teams.

Towards the end of the day, everyone came out as winners but there can only be one reigning champion. The winning cup went to Iron Man. Scoring with more than half of what the other teams has scored and bagging most of the gold medals. Well done and congratulations to everyone from Cosmopolitan College. The sports day was indeed a collaboration of efforts between the students, lecturers and management of the college.

Aside from that, this Sports Day officially marks the start of the school holidays for the students of Cosmopolitan College. The students were very happy to start their school break with a victory. Good job.

Last Saturday night, 9th March 2013, Cosmopolitan College of Commerce and Technology held it’s appreciation night at Asma hotel, Jerudong. Approximately about 300 students and staff of the college attended. The theme was Las Vegas, Red and Black being the main color of the event.

The night was filled with entertainment performed by both students and staff of the college. The event started with a welcoming remark from the college’s director, Dr. Aziz Latip. In his speech, he mentioned that the growth of the college started from a very humble beginning and has increased to 800 students. With the college’s ongoing growth, the staff and students are committed as expected which would lead to the college’s success.

The event was wholly organized by the student council, which was supervised by the management and members of the faculty. The program for the night included an opening traditional dance from the college’s Warisan Budaya club, lucky draws, a singing competition which managed to show off the student’s hidden talent, special numbers from the staff of CCCT.

The night was a big success for the college as it has not only made many proud of the college’s achievements but it was also a night filled with fun and excitement.

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