Welcome to the School of Surveying and Land Studies at the Papua New Guinea
University of Technology. Our webpage provides a comprehensive overview of our
academic programs, distinguished faculty, ongoing events, and the diverse projects we are involved in.
The Significance of Land
Land is more than just a physical space; it is a pivotal resource influencing every
aspect of life. At the School of Surveying and Land Studies, we delve into the
multifaceted importance of land through our comprehensive course offerings and
research. Moreover, land serves as the foundation for economic development,
environmental sustainability, social stability, and cultural identity. Indeed, we explore
land in its varied dimensions, from tenure and management to Surveying and
Geographic Information Science (GIS), utilizing advanced tools and systems to
support these critical fields.

The vision of the School of Surveying and Land Studies aims to produce globally competitive land
professionals and geomaticians.

Our mission is to produce globally recognised land professionals through high-quality, innovative, technology-based education and research.

To achieve this, we are committed to:

  • Qualified Teaching Staff: Employing highly qualified faculty, each holding at
    least a Master’s degree in their respective fields, in alignment with PNGUoT
  • High Standards: Ensuring excellence in teaching and research through
    established PNGUoT protocols, including Academic Quality Assurance
    Testing (AQAT), research publications, community engagement, and fostering
    formal interactions between students and industry.
  • Technological Advancement: Staying abreast of emerging technologies in
    modern education and land professions.
  • Benchmarking: Actively benchmarking our academic programs against
    industry and international standards.
    We invite you to explore our webpage and discover the exciting opportunities and
    insights that the School of Surveying and Land Studies has to offer.