Study in PNG for Primary Teaching

Application Update

Australia Awards received over 900 applications to study Primary Teaching at Melanesia Nazarene Teacher College, Jiwaka.

550 applications have met the entry requirements and have been determined eligible for assessments. These applicants are now being assessed and only shortlisted applicants will be notified to undertake a Special Tertiary Admission (STAP-P) test.


Shortlisted applicants will sit for a STAT P test in early October. Time, dates and venue will be sent to the shortlisted candidates.  You can find out more about STAT P here.

For Study in 2020 the Australian Government and our partner tertiary institution will offer scholarships to undertake Primary Teaching at:


  1. Melanesia Nazarene Teacher College, (Jiwaka)