PNG National Examination Dates For 2022 – The Papua New Guinea National Examination Dates for the 2022 academic year are listed below.
- Lower Secondary School – Grade 10 Examinations
- Upper Secondary School – Grade 12 Examinations
- Grade 8 Examination Schedule.
- Grade 12 Written Expression Examination is schedule on 15th August, 2022.
- Grade 10 Written Expression Examination June 2, 2022. – Status : Completed.
PNG National Examination Dates For 2022
lower and Upper Secondary Examination schedule
Grade 8 Examination Schedule 2022
Education in Papua New Guinea is managed through nineteen provinces and two district organisational units. It is tuition-free and attendance is not compulsory. With a literacy rate of 64.2%, Papua New Guinea has the lowest literacy rate in Oceania.
The first school in Papua New Guinea was established in 1873 by English missionaries. Missionaries would continue providing the basis for education, with English and German as primary languages. In 1914, as part of World War I, Australia took control over German New Guinea and English became the sole official language.
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The Currie Commission was created in 1964 to investigate the establishment of higher education in the Territory of Papua and New Guinea. In 1965 the first university in Papua New Guinea, the University of Papua New Guinea, was established. It was heavily influenced by the Australian education system.
Education in Papua New Guinea has been tuition-free since 2012, as one of the election promises of the People’s National Congress.