Madang Technical College
P O Box 186,
Papua New Guinea.
Phone: 852 2877/ 852 2585 Facsimile: 852 2847
Madang Technical College is one of the Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) College under the National Department of Education. The college is previously known as a specialized Building Trade College because of its courses like Carpentry, Cabinet Making and, Plumbing and Sheet Metal Trades.
In 2007 the college made a huge leap forward in its courses by introducing Non-Trade courses such as National Certificates in Office Administration, Tourism & Hospitality, Diploma in Business Studies specializing in Office Administration and Accounting.
Madang Technical College provides recognized Courses under Office of Higher Education which bridge opportunity for students to further their education to a Diploma or Degree in higher training institutions in the country or overseas. Higher training institutions in the country include Lae Technical College, Australian Pacific Training College, and PNG University of Technology, Divine Word University. Overseas training institution includes the TAFE colleges in Australia.
Madang Technical College is situated in the heart of Madang town. The shopping centers, hospital, post office, government departments’ offices, churches, beach fronts and sporting areas are all within walking distances. It is within the neighborhood of Divine Word University, PNG Maritime College, Kusbau Primary School and Tusbab Secondary School.
The college is protected with 24 hours security guards, and equipped with a stand-by generator which supplies electricity to the whole college.
The College is administered and managed by a Principal and assisted by a Deputy Principal. The Administration also includes the Registrar who looks after the college’s finance and students’ records, and, the College Governing Council committee which is made up of stake holders from various organizations in the province who oversee and governs the management of the college.
From the three departments and two sections are supported by 25 committed, well trained and experienced teaching staff. The Trade Instructors are all Certified Tradesman and Trainers whilst the Non-Trade Instructors on the other hand are Professionals who have Diploma and or Degree with 3-6 years of industrial experiences in their field of specialty.
Technical Colleges in PNG
This is the list of technical colleges in Papua New Guinea .