UBB History

A Glance at UBB’s Historical Moment

  • In1995, the Royal University of Battambang (RUBB) had been constructed, and officially anaugrated under presided over by the king Norodom Sihanouk on October 31, 1968.
  • 1975-1979, it was a meeting room of Pol Pot’s cadres.
  • 1979-1990, it was a dormitory and military training camp.
  • 1993-1994, it was the residency of United Nations Transitional Authority in Cambodia (UNTAC) and disable warvictims.
  • 1994-1998, it was the Battambang Regional Teacher’s Traing School (BRTTS).
  • 1998-2007, it was used by the National University of Management (NUM) as a Battambang Branch.
  • 2007, The University of Battambang (UBB) has been re-established by Sub-degree number 26. RNKr. BK, dated March 21, 2007.
  • October 1, 2008, the University of Battambang has commenced its new academic year.