In Papua New Guinea, College means Higher Institutions that are permitted to offer programs from certificate to Diploma level qualifications. However, some Colleges are allowed to offer Bachelors Programs. Particularly those institutions that have specialize in specific industry or sector such Teaching and Nursing.

The Department Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (DHERST) classify this institutions as Higher Education Institutes (HEIs)-Non Universities. DHERST does the selection and placement of First Year students (College freshman) into these institutions. The selection and placement is done by DHERST after the students have completed 12 years of schooling under the Papua New Guinea Department of Education school system which begins from Pre-Elementary, Elementary, Primary, and Secondary which  up to Year 12. During the final 12th year of schooling, the students are required to sit the National Grade 12 Examinations which is the Qualifying Entrance Examination into the Higher Education Institutions (HEI) and the Universities.

Teachers Colleges in Papua New Guinea.

Below is the list of institutions which are officially registered with the PNG Department of Education to offer Teacher Education programs in Papua New Guinea.

Institution LocationWebsite
Balob Teachers CollegeMalahang Industrial Area.
Lae City, Morobe Province
Dauli Teachers CollegeTari-Hela ProvinceUnavailable
Enga Teachers CollegeIrelaya Village-near Wabag Town. Enga ProvinceUnavailable
Gaulim Teachers CollegeRabaul-ENB ProvinceUnavailable
Holy Trinity Teachers CollegeMt Hagen. Western Highlands ProvinceUnavailable
Madang Teachers CollegeMadang, Madang ProvinceUnavailable
Melanesian Nazarene Teachers CollegeIn Banz-Jiwaka Unavailable
Sonoma Adventist CollegeKokopo-In East New Britain ProvinceUnavailable
St Peter Channel College of Secondary Teacher EducationKokopo-In East New Britain ProvinceUnavailable
PNG Education InsitituteWaigani-NCDUnavailable
Rev Maru Teachers CollegeEast Sepik ProvinceUnavailable
Simbu Teachers CollegeSimbu ProvinceUnavalaible
St Benedicts Campus of Divine Word UniversityKaindi-East Sepik ProvinceUnavailable
Asia Pacific Institute of Applied Social Economic and Technology SchoolHohola-NCDFacebook Page
Callan Studies National Institute East SepikUnavailable
Jubilee Institute of Higher LearningRenbo-NCD Unavailable