Higher Education Transition and Reform Launching

The Department of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (DHERST) will be having a Higher Education Transition and Reform launching of the Transfer of Higher Education Institutions to DHERST. The formal ‘Launch Event’ acknowledging the HEI transfers is scheduled for November 25, 2021 from 05:30 pm to 10:00 pm at the Stanley Hotel and Suites, Port Moresby, with Hon. Prime Minister James Marape as Guest of Honour.

This is in accordance with the National Executive Council (NEC) Decision No: NG52/2017 to reform, transform and unify the higher education system in Papua New Guinea. The reform provides the foundation for increasing access and improving quality in our higher education institutions. The program will be streamed live on DHERST Social Media platforms like Facebook, LinkedIn and Youtube as well as other media platforms like EMTV and TVWan.

To attend, please log on to DHERST Social Media platforms.