Founded in 1980, Divine Word University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Madang (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Department of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology, Papua New Guinea, Divine Word University (DWU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Divine Word University (DWU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 38 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.
|Name||Divine Word University|
|Motto||Sic currite ut comprehendatis
Run to win
|Address||PO Box 483
Madang (population range: 10,000-49,999)
Papua New Guinea
|T||+675 852 2937|
|F||+675 852 2812|
degrees PreBachelor degrees
degrees Bachelor degrees
degrees Master degrees
degrees Doctoral degrees
|Local students Local student||1,000-2,500 US$
|International students Int'l student||1,000-2,500 US$
|Gender Admission||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Admission Selection||Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades|
|Admission Rate||Not reported|
|Admission Office||PO Box 483
+675 852 2937
|Financial Aids||Not reported|
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Department of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology, Papua New Guinea
Year of first Accreditation
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Open Education Consortium
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