University of Papua New Guinea

University of Papua New Guinea Ranking

country rank: 2
world rank: 7015

University Overview

The University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG) ranking is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the medium-sized city of Port Moresby (population range of 250,000-499,999 people), National Capital District. The university was established in 1966. The University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG) ranking, which is officially recognized by the Department of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology of Papua New Guinea, is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Papua New Guinean higher education institution with a national enrollment range of 15,000-19,999 students. The University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees, such as bachelor degrees, in a variety of fields of study, including agriculture. For further information, please see the degree levels and fields of study matrix provided below by Topuniversitieslist. Students may take use of a number of academic and non-academic facilities and services offered by UPNG, including a library and administrative support services, among others.

University of Papua New Guinea Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Papua New Guinea
Acronym UPNG
Founded 1966
Motto To be dedicated to the pursuit, advancement and dissemination of knowledge, understanding and wisdom

University Location

Address PO Box 320 Port Moresby National Capital District Papua New Guinea
Tel +675 (326) 7200
Fax +675 (326) 7187

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)

Social Media


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Wikipedia Article

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