• APTC administration staff display hats made from recycled materials (1)
    APTC students in Honiara promote sustainability through Green Action Plan

    Students of the Australia-Pacific Technical College (APTC) proudly launched APTC’s Green Action Plan in Honiara on Friday, 17 March 2017. APTC is an innovative development project funded by the Australian Government, delivering Australian skills and qualifications for...

    • Posted March 31, 2017
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  • Japanese Government Scholarships for 2018

    The Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho) is offering 3 types of scholarships for Papua New Guineans in 2018. They are Specialized Training, Undergraduate and Research Studies. SpecializedTraining College Students Specialized training colleges provide vocational education and the Scholarship term...

    • Posted March 30, 2017
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  • Schools in ENB suspended after fights

    Technical and secondary schools in East New Britain (ENB) province have been suspended due a fight between students, The National reports. According to the province’s administrator and education board chairman, Mr. Wilson Matava, several schools have been...

    • Posted March 27, 2017
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  • 2017 TVETSSP placement deferred

    The placement for shortlisted applicants for the 2017 Technical and Vocational Education Training Skills Scholarship Program (TVETSSP) has been deferred, according to a notice from the Department of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (DHERST). The notice,...

    • Posted March 21, 2017
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  • Government Committed in Promoting the Interest of Universities

    This Press Statement is in response to the Post Courier article dated March 6th, 2017 page 16, titled ‘Government failing to promote universities’. I value the importance of the research conducted on Higher Education Management and Governance...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • Australian High Commissioner Jeremy Bruer (centre), APTC’s Chief Executive Officer Denise O’Brien, Vanuatu APTC Campus Manager Nick Crosling and Keynote speaker Serah Tari congratulate the new APTC graduates.
    APTC empowers Samoan women and men through TVET

    The Australia-Pacific Technical College (APTC) continues to provide quality technical and vocational skills to Samoan nationals. Eighty-six Samoans and one New Zealand national, graduated this week from APTC with qualifications in 13 programs. The programs included: Commercial...

    • Posted March 14, 2017
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  • Money
    K2.26 million paid to UPNG for outstanding TESAS fees

    The Department of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (DHERST) has paid the outstanding Tertiary Education Study Assistance Scheme (TESAS) component of the school fees for the University of Papua New Guinea’s (UPNG) 2016 academic year. Higher...

    • Posted March 13, 2017
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    UPNG students begin paying outstanding TESAS fees

    Students at the University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG) have started paying the outstanding Tertiary Education Study Assistance Scheme (TESAS) component of their school fees for the 2016 academic year. The UPNG administration had charged the students...

    • Posted March 9, 2017
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  • Datec offering MYOB V19 training

    Datec Learning Centre (DLC) is offering a 4 day MYOB V19 training starting on May 29. The training will build users confidence and skills in using the accounting software, and will cover the basics including sales, receipts,...

    • Posted March 6, 2017
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  • APTC Suva Graduation Group photo.
    APTC celebrates students’ achievements in Fiji

    More than 190 students of the Australia-Pacific Technical College (APTC) were awarded qualifications in 18 programs at a graduation ceremony in Suva today. Since its establishment in 2007, over 10,600 Pacific Islanders, of which more than 3,190...

    • Posted March 3, 2017
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