STAT P is a 2-hour and 10-minute exam that assesses verbal and quantitative reasoning skills. Specific subject knowledge is not tested in this exam.
The universities listed below require STAT P scores to consider applications for entry to their 2019 courses:
Grade 12 School Leavers (SLs)
The PNG University of Technology (UOT) will only consider the applications of Grade 12 School Leavers (SLs) who take the STAT P test this November.
If you do not book and sit the STAT P test and you are a student currently in Grade 12 (2018), your application will not be considered.
Grade 12 School Leavers (SLs) and Pre-Service Non-School Leavers
The University of Goroka will only consider the applications of Grade 12 School Leavers (SLs) and Pre-Service Non-School Leavers who take the STAT P test in November.
A Pre-Service Non-School Leaver is a person who completed grade 12 in a previous year but did not gain a place at any university yet. This test is not for postgraduate, In-service or PDGE students.
NOTE: for 2019 entry to courses, the University of Natural Resources and Environment (UNRE) & the University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG) do not require their applicants to sit STAT P.