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

2021 Student Registration Photo Requirements

Photograph Requirements UPNG is taking steps to reduce queues and fast track student ID card processing during registration. Students are required to email a passport-sized photograph (or a selfie) prior to registration. The photograph can be a scanned image, or be taken by a mobile phone or digital camera.

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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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Latest News

Tuesday, December 01, 2020 News 563
In a year that has been dominated by the COVID-19 pandemic, the University of Papua New Guinea has not forgotten the threat of the HIV/AIDS epidemic that threatens the health of quite a few of our young men and women. The University acknowledges...
Thursday, June 25, 2020 News 3677
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was recently signed by The University of Papua New Guinea and the Port Moresby Business College, at The University of Papua New Guinea, and paves the way for other business colleges to undertake higher level...
Thursday, June 25, 2020 News 2363
The University of Papua New Guinea recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the PNG Tourism Promotion Authority (TPA), to promote professional studies in Tourism and Hospitality Management. The MoU focuses on developing the human...

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Our Core Business

We endeavour to strengthen national and regional initiatives and actions towards sustainable human development through the provision of teaching, research and community outreach in the following areas: