Programs offered in All the Tertiary Institutions In PNG

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There are total of 43 Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) which are registered under the Department of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (DHERST). Each year Grade 12 students apply to study in these institutions and selection is done through DHERST National Online Selection System (NOS).   This list of programs was extracted from the 2020 Grade 12 Acceptance list released by DHERST. The list available on the DHERST website www.dherst.gov.pg

Note the following:

Any program that is indicated as NON TESAS means that program is approved to by DHERST to be offered by the particular institution but students who are eligible and selected to that particular program through the National Online Selection (NOS) Aare not awarded TESAS Scholarship.

 Programs offered at the Universities in PNG.

Divine Word University – Madang campus

  • Bachelor of Arts in PNG Studies & International Relations
  • Bachelor of Business (Accountancy & Management)
  • Bachelor of Environmental Health
  • Bachelor of Health Management
  • Bachelor of Health Sciences (Rural Health)
  • Bachelor of Information Systems
  • Bachelor of Mathematics & Computing Science
  • Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy
  • Bachelor of Social & Religious Studies
  • Bachelor of Tourism & Hospitality Management
  • BA-Communication Arts (Journalism)

Divine World University Affiliated Campuses

  • Bachelor in Education (Primary)-Pre-service

Is offered at the following affiliate campuses.

  1. OLSH Kabaleo Rabaul Campus – Kokopo
  2. Benedicts Campus – Wewak

 

  • Diploma in General Nursing

Is offered at the following affiliate campuses.

  1. St Benedict School of Nursing, Boram – Wewak Campus
  2. Mary’s Vunapope Rabaul Campus

 Pacific Adventist University (PAU)

  • Bachelor of Arts (English and Geography)
  • Bachelor of Arts (English and History)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Geography and History)
  • Bachelor of Business (Accounting & Entrepreneurship)
  • Bachelor of Business (Accounting & Information System)
  • Bachelor of Business (Accounting & Management)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary-Business)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary-Humanities)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary-Science)
  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Science (Biology and Chemistry)
  • Bachelor of Science (Biology and Environmental Science)
  • Bachelor of Science (Chemistry and Environmental Science)
  • Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science and Mathematics)
  • Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science and Physics)
  • Bachelor of Science (Mathematics and Physics)
  • NON TESAS: Bachelor of Ministry and Theology

 Papua New Guinea University of Technology

  • Bachelor in Commerce in Accountancy
  • Bachelor in Commerce in Applied Economics
  • Bachelor of Architecture
  • Bachelor of Commerce in Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Commerce in Management
  • Bachelor of Construction Management
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical & Communication Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Mineral Processing Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Mining Engineering
  • Bachelor of Geographic Information Science
  • Bachelor of Property Studies
  • Bachelor of Science (Agriculture)
  • Bachelor of Science (Forestry)
  • Bachelor of Science in Food Technology
  • Bachelor of Surveying
  • Bachelor of Technology in Communication for Development
  • NON-TESAS: Bachelor of Engineering in Biomedical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science (Forestry)
  • Bachelor of Science in Applied Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics with Electronics and Instrumentation
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

Papua New Guinea University of Technology – Bulolo Campus

  • Diploma in Forestry

PNG University of Technology – TFTC (Bumbu Campus)

  • NON TESAS: Certificate in Solid Wood Processing

 PNG University of Natural Resources and Environment

  • Bachelor in Fisheries & Marine Resources
  • Bachelor in Sustainable International Tourism
  • Bachelor in Sustainable Livestock Production
  • Bachelor in Sustainable Tropical Forestry
  • Bachelor in Tropical Agriculture
  • Diploma in Tropical Agriculture

University of Goroka

  • Bachelor of Agriculture Education (Pre-service)
  • Bachelor of Agriculture Extension (Pre-service)
  • Bachelor of Arts Education (Pre-service)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (Pre-service)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Religious Education & Personal Development (Pre-service)
  • Bachelor of Business Accounting (Pre-service)
  • Bachelor of Business Management (Pre-service)
  • Bachelor of Science Education (Pre-service)
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology (Pre-service)
  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry (Pre-service)
  • Bachelor of Science in Mathematics (Pre-service)
  • Bachelor of Science in Physics (Pre-service)
  • Bachelor of Tourism & Hospitality Management
  • Diploma in Hotel Operations Management
  • Diploma in Tourism & Hospitality Management
  • Diploma of Business Accounting (Pre-service)

University of Goroka – Enga Campus

  • Bachelor of Arts – in English
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology
  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Science in Mathematics

University of Papua New Guinea

Note the following when applying for UPNG programs.

  • School of National and Physical Sciences (SNPS), School of Business and Public Policy (SBPP) takes first Year Grade 12 intake as Foundation Year as marked by asterisk * in the list below. After successfully completing the Foundation Year (First Year), then they stream into their Bachelor’s Degree of Choice in the second year.
  • For the School of Natural and Physical Sciences (SNPS), students have choice between can stream into Science Programs at the UPNG Waigani Main campus or they can opt to take up Medical Science Courses with the School of Medical and Health  Sciences (SMHS)-Taurama Campus, at the back of Port Moresby General Hospital.
  • List of full Bachelor’s programs for SNPS, SBPP and Medical School are on the UPNG Website as follows:

Programs at School of National and Physical Sciences (SNPS)

Programs offered under School of Business and Public Policy (SBPP)

Programs offered under School of Medical and Health Sciences (SMHS)

  • Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology & Sociology
  • Bachelor of Arts in Creative Arts
  • Bachelor of Arts in English Communication
  • Bachelor of Arts in Gender Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts in Information & Communication Science
  • Bachelor of Arts in Journalism & Media Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts in Linguistic & Modern Language
  • Bachelor of Arts in Literature
  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
  • Bachelor of Arts in Population Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
  • Bachelor of Arts in Social Works
  • Bachelor of Law
  • *Foundation of Business Management & Accounting
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Language and Communication
  • *Science Foundation Year

 Teachers Colleges

  1. Dauli Teachers College
  2. Balob Teachers College
  3. Enga Teachers College
  4. Gaulim Teachers College
  5. Holy Trinity Teachers College
  6. Madang Teachers College
  7. Melanesian Nazarene Teachers College

All the above teachers’ colleges offer the standard program:

  • Diploma in Primary Teaching

Nursing Colleges

All the nursing colleges in Papua New Guinea offer only one standard program.

  • Diploma in General Nursing.
  1. Enga School of Nursing
  2. Highlands Regional School of Nursing
  3. Lae School of Nursing
  4. Lutheran School of Nursing
  5. Nazarene School of Nursing
  6. West New Britain School of Nursing

Technical Colleges

Don Bosco Simbu Technical College

  • Diploma in Business Studies
  • Diploma in Electrical Technology
  • Diploma in Light Automotive Servicing
  • Diploma in Maintenance Fitting and Machining
  • NON TESAS: NC1 Electrical Technology
  • NON TESAS: NC1 Light Automotive Servicing

Don Bosco Technological Institute – DBTI-Port Moresby

  • Bachelor in Automotive Technology
  • Bachelor in Electrical Technology
  • Bachelor in Electronics & Communication Technology
  • Bachelor in Information Technology
  • Bachelor in Instrumentation Technology
  • Bachelor in Maintenance Fitting & Mach. Technology
  • Bachelor in Metal Fabrication & Welding Technology
  • BED-Technical in Automotive Technology
  • BED-Technical in Electrical Technology
  • BED-Technical in Electronics & Comm. Technology
  • BED-Technical in Information Technology
  • BED-Technical in Instrumentation Technology
  • BED-Technical in Maint. Fitting & Mach. Technology
  • BED-Technical in Metal Fabric.&Welding Technology
  • Diploma in Automotive Technology
  • Diploma in Electrical Technology
  • Diploma in Electronics & Communication Technology
  • Diploma in Information Technology
  • Diploma in Instrumentation Technology
  • Diploma in Maintenance Fitting & Mach. Technology
  • Diploma in Metal Fabrication & Welding Technology

Goroka Technical College

  • Diploma in Business Studies
  • TTC Vehicle Trade

Madang Technical College

  • Diploma in Accounting
  • Diploma in Management
  • Diploma in Office Administration
  • Diploma in Tourism
  • TTC Building & Construction Trades
  • TTC Furniture & Timber Trades
  • TTC Painting & Decorating Trades
  • TTC Plumbing & Sheet Metal Trades

Mount Hagen Technical College

  • NON-TESAS: Diploma in Business Studies
  • TTC Vehicle Trade

National Polytechnic Institute of PNG

  • Diploma in Applied Science
  • Diploma in Architectural Drafting
  • Diploma in Building
  • Diploma in Business Studies
  • Diploma in Civil Engineering
  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering
  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
  • Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management
  • TTC Drafting
  • TTC Science Technology
  • TTC Tourism and Hospitality Management

 Port Moresby Technical College

  • TTC Electrical Trades
  • TTC Panel Beating & Spray Painting
  • TTC Print & Composing

Business Colleges

Kokopo Business College

  • Diploma in Business Studies
  • Diploma in Tourism & Hospitality Management

Port Moresby Business College

  • Diploma in Business Studies
  • Diploma in Tourism & Hospitality Management

 Others

PNG Education Institute

  • Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education

Sonoma Adventist College

  • Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood)
  • Bachelor of Education (Primary)
  • Diploma in Building
  • Diploma in Business
  • Diploma in Tropical Agriculture
  • NON TESAS: Advanced Diploma of Ministry and Theology

St. Peter Chanel Catholic College of Secondary Teacher Education

  • Bachelor in Education – Pre-Service (Mathematics & Science)

Highlands Agriculture College

  • Certificate in Tropical Agriculture

 Private Institutions Which Take Students as Self-Sponsor.

Students those are selected to the following institutions are not covered under the TESAS scholarship scheme.

International Training Institute – Lae Campus

  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Accounting
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Business Accounting
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Business Management
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Computing
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Huma Resource Management
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Human Capital Management
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Information Communication & Technology
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Information Technology
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Management
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Marketing Management

International Training Institute – Port Moresby Campus

  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Accounting
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Business Accounting
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Business Management
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Computing
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Huma Resource Management
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Human Capital Management
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Information Communication & Technology
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Information Technology
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Management
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Marketing Management

PNG Institute of Banking & Business Management

  • NON TESAS: Bachelor in Business
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Leadership and Management
  • NON TESAS: Diploma in Project Management

Southern Cross University

  • NON TESAS: Bachelor in Business
  • NON TESAS: Bachelor in Information Technology