• General Course Information
  • Career Information
  • TTC Business Studies
  • Diploma in Hospitality & Management
Contact Info
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Kokopo Business College
P.O.Box 504
East New Britain Province

Phone: 982 8556
Fax: 983 8557


There are two academic departments at the moment. One is the Diploma Studies Department and the other is TTC Business Studies Department. The Diploma Studies Department offers Diploma courses while the TTC Business Studies Department offers certificate courses. Plans are underway for the college to have three to four departments.

Currently the college offers five full time Diploma programmes in Business studies, two certificate courses, Diploma foundation studies and a range of short courses. In 2009 the college will introduce the National Certificate in Office administration and Tour Guide on modular basis followed by other courses on modular basis in 2010. The National Certificate is Competency Based Training from levels one to six that will be conducted parallel to the existing programmes.

Diploma Level Course

The Diploma Studies Department offers Diploma in Business Studies (Accounting), Diploma in Business Studies (Office Administration) and Diploma in Business Studies (Computing), Diploma in Business Studies (Management), and Diploma in Hospitality Management.

The duration of the course is two years for all diploma level courses. Students complete four stages in order to be awarded a Diploma in Business Studies. A Certificate in Higher Technical Education in Business Studies in conveyed to students who successfully passes stage two of the course.

The courses offered here are targeting the middle levels jobs in the public and private sector. After completing these courses student are employed. The new employees are placed on job as a starter undergoing training on the job and later they can be placed on high level positions. Some examples of starter’s job categories that our courses are focusing at include the following:

  1. Accounting Courses — Accounts Clerks, junior Accountants, Account Payable clerk, Cash Book Clerk,      Payroll Officer , Inventory Controllers, creditors/debtors clerks etc...
  2. Management — Marketing & sales executives or representatives, warehouse house clerks, Logistics      officers, procurement officers, Human Resources officers, Recruitment officers, supervisor, trainee      Managers and other broad job categories.
  3. Office Administration – Receptionist, executives secretaries, Sales & Marketing Representatives,      Purchasing Officers, Warehouse clerks, Production Planners, Human Resource Personals, etc...
  4. Business Computing — Software techniques, Computer software consultants, junior computer      programmers, data entry clerks, business analyst etc.
  5. Hospitality and Tourism - Tour Guides, Travel Agents, Air Steward and Hostess, Waitress, Cooks, Hostel      attendees, supervisor, trainee managers, airline ticket officers etc.