This premier Centre for Excellence for the training and enhancement of IT skills is operated in colloboration with The University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG) and the Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC).

IT Educational Opportunities: Sprint 2 Certificate Programs

  • Advanced Information Technology
  • Linux System Administration
  • Information Technology
  • Office Automation

Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum of Grade 12. Industry professionals, students, and government officials are encouranged to apply. The admission is open for the Sprint 2 Program, and will commence on Monday 23 May 2022.

The Centre of Excellence in Information Technology, is based at The University of Papua New Guinea’s Waigani Campus, Port Moresby, and offers a range of programs in ICT. The Centre is the collaborative effort of the Governments of Papua New Guinea and India to create a pool of knowledgeable, world-class, IT professionals, by providing training through Certificate and Diploma Programs. The UPNG and C-DAC are the implementing agencies for the project, on behalf of the two Governments.

Enrolment Applications: For details of the four Programs, Fees, and Schedules, visit:

Intending Candidates should apply through the website and pay the appropriate, stated fee to the following bank account:

Bank South Pacific (BSP),
UPNG Distance Education Tuition Fee,
Waigani Banking Centre,
Account No. 1000583885.

For any enquiries, please contact the Program Coordinator on Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or Phone: 3267424, or 73512502.

Registration for the Sprint 2 Programs closes on Monday 23 May 2022.

Mr. Roboam Kakap
Acting Registrar