Simbu Teachers College (STC) offers are 3-year Diploma in Primary School Teaching. This program is accepting Grade 12 students and non-school leavers who aspire to become Primary School Teachers. STC is located near Wara Simbu, and within a walking distance to Kundiawa Town. 

Simbu Teachers College Acceptance list 2023

Simbu Teachers College Academic programs/strands

The college offers 5 core programs from Year 1 to Year 3. The programs are compulsory for all students, including the teaching practice (practicum). Students must maintain an acceptable Grade Point Average (GPA) to graduate. 

The Academic Programs offered at the college are delivered through the following five Strands:

  • Professional Development
  • Language Development
  • Social Spiritual Development Studies
  • Mathematics & Science
  • Community Development
School experience and practicum is a vital part of the training for primary school teachers offered at the college. Here is what the STC said about the training and teaching experiences (extract)

We have school experience and teaching practice programs for students to experience teaching environments. During teaching practices and school experiences, the student teachers are given six weeks opportunity to part take in the classroom practices and the school each year for three years. (STC website)

How to get 2022 application form

STC has a standalone website that provides some basic information about how to apply. If you want the 2022 Application Form call or email the college directly. 

Call the admin office on +(675) 725 74707 or write to STC on The Principal, Simbu Teachers College, P.O.Box 158, Kundiawa, Simbu Province.

If you do not get a response, here are some suggestions to get the latest application form.

  • Ask a friend/family in Simbu to go to STC Wara Simbu and get an application form for you.
  • Contact a student of STC on Social Media and ask him/her to help you.
  • Contact a Lecturer, tutor, registrar or employee of STC to help you out.
  • Visit Simbu TC and get an application form.

How to apply as non-school leavers

STC requires that you apply before the due date. The steps for applying and the requirements will be listed clearly on the application form. So follow the steps and do not leave out are required documents when submitting your application. 
Here are a few things that you should take into consideration when completing your 2022 non-school leavers application from Simbu Teachers College. 
Requirements for S.T.C
  1. Grade 12 certificate with a GPA of 2.4 and above.
  2. Grade 10 certificate.
  3. 3 references from the pastor/teacher/reliable community leader.
  4. Medical report/police clearance.
  5. A passport size photo of you.

Application fee & Current Grade 12 applications

Application Fee: In previous years, STC charged an application fee of K50.00. This fee is non-refundable. If the fee is not stated clearly on the application form, call the college admin and find out before handing in your *completed* application form.
School leavers applications: If you are a present Grade 12, you are a school leaver. You must apply to Simbu Teachers College (STC) through your final school leaver’s choices. This is done before the examinations, so see your Guidance Teachers or School Deputy Principal to assist you. If you are successful, your name will come out in the 2022 Simbu Teachers College Selections List

Simbu Teachers College Acceptance list 2023

The acceptance list for Simbu Teachers College for non-school leavers and school leavers will come out before the academic year starts. 
  • The non-school leavers who applied straight to Simbu Teachers College will have to check the college for the non-school leavers acceptance list 2023.
  • As for the Grade 12 school leavers who applied through the National Online Application System (NOAS), check the higher education website for the DHERST Acceptance List 2023.
If you have any questions, check out this link for information on selection dates and acceptance lists for tertiary institutions in PNG.


Appy to a college in PNG as a non-school leaver – opportunities 

Hope this information helps you to apply to Simbu Teachers college. 
If you are a non-school leaver looking for an opportunity to study in PNG, check out the list of application and admission info.
Here is the page where you can get the application form on STC website. If you are unable to get the latest application form, try and contact the college using one of the ways suggested above. 
If you have any questions, leave a comment below.