The Department of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (DHERST) National Online Selections System (NOSS) is a centralized system that selects students for admission to tertiary institutions in Papua New Guinea. You can find that latest infomration on Grade 12 Selections Lists 2023 at www.dherst.gov.pg
Here is a brief overview of the difference between the Grade 12 Selection Lists’ launch date and publication date, and what you should do if you are a Grade 12 student waiting for the selection list to come out.
DHERST Grade 12 Selection List Launching Date
The system uses the Grade 12 National Online Application System (NOAS) data and Grade 12 Results to select students for universities and colleges in PNG.
DHERST Selection List Launching Date is when the NOSS system activates and the selection process begins, typically within 8-10 days of finalizing and entering Grade 12 results.
For the 2024 academic year, the DHERST Grade 12 Selection List Launch Date is Thursday, 21 December, 2023.
Selection List 2023 Publication Date (www.dherst.gov.pg)
The Grade 12 Selection List Publication Date is the date on which DHERST published the final selection list. This list contains the TESAS status of each selected student, as well as the names of all school leavers and non-school leavers.
For the 2024 academic year, the DHERST Grade 12 Selection List Publication Date is Saturday, December 23, 2023.
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www.dherst.gov.pg 2023 Selection List Launching Date vs Publication Date: What Does It Mean?
The main difference between the DHERST Grade 12 Selection List Launching Date and the Publication Date is that the:
- Launch Date is when DHERST activates the NOSS system and the selection process begins, while
- Publication Date is when DHERST releases the final selection list for 2023.
During the time between the 2023 Launch Date and the Publication Date, you should check your NOAS account regularly for updates. You should also contact DHERST if you have any questions or concerns.
Here are two possibilities:
- If you’re selected to one of your five NOAS choices, accept the offer within 10 days. Otherwise, you’ll go into the DHERST Admission Pool, which has over 6,000 spaces.
- If your name is not on the DHERST Grade 12 Selection List, it means you miss out on your NOAS choices, and a placement from the Admission Pool.
Here are some professional tips for navigating the DHERST Grade 12 Selection 2023:
- Be organized and keep track of all important dates and deadlines. (Check here)
- Communicate with you school deputy principles and patrons from your school or provincial education/guidance officers.
- Check the latest in your NOAS account and at www.dherst.gov.pg 2023 selection list
- Be prepared for all possible outcomes.
- Have a backup plan in case you miss out on your choices on the NOAS.
We hope this guide has been helpful. Please contact DHERST if you have any further questions, or leave a comment below. Share this information with your friends and families.