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Premier University dedicated to excellence by providing quality education, research, and service to PNG and the Pacific.
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Deliver excellent education and research results for nation building and global advancement towards an innovative and empowered society

Vice-Chancellor's Message on COVID-19

Friday, April 03, 2020 Covid - 19 Virus Information 83

At the national level, the National Parliament has extended the State of Emergency (SoE) by another 2 months. However the details of how this extension is going to be administered are not clear as yet, especially with regards to the operations of the university. The DHERST is in the process of preparing guidance paper to be sent to the Prime Minister to advice him on what they think should be done during the extended SoE period. I will share with you the details of the way forward once they have been revealed.

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New Information Technology Courses on Offer

The University of Papua New Guinea and the Centre for Development of Advanced Computing is now offering Information Technology courses through its Centre of Excellence in Information Technology.

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30 Mar 2020   -     Consolidation Week

First Consolidation Week


30 Mar 2020   -     Consolidation Week

First Consolidation Week

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