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The University of the South Pacific

Laucala Campus, Private Mail Bag

Suva, 000000

Fiji

Telephone: 679-323-2227

URL: http://www.usp.ac.fj

Staff Liaison:Each institution is assigned a staff liaison who is their primary point of contact for accreditation activities. Maureen A. Maloney

Student Achievement URL:WSCUC Standards require that institutions regularly generate, evaluate, and make public data about student achievement, including measures of retention, and graduation, and evidence of student learning. https://www.usp.ac.fj/learning-teaching/student-matters/student-achievement/

Current Accreditation Status:Accredited - Reflects the Commission's finding that the institution is in compliance with the Standards. Accredited

Most Recent Commission Action: February 25, 2021

First Accredited:Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC. 2018

Undergraduate FTE: 11,705

Graduate FTE: 539

Financial Structure Type:Institutions within the WSCUC region are classified as Non-profit, For-profit or State-supported. Public

Sponsorship:Choices include: No related entity, Proprietary with Parent Board, Religious Control, Multi-institutional system, Other. For more information please see the Related Entities Policy. No Related Entity

Academic Calendar:The period of time generally extending from September to June; usually equated to 2 semesters or trimesters, 3 quarters, or the period covered by a 4-1-4 calendar system. Semester

Distributes Financial Aid: No

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RoleNameTitleEmail
Accreditation Liaison OfficerJito VanualailaiDeputy Vice Chancellor & Vice President- Educationjito.vanualailai@usp.ac.fj
Board of Directors ChairHilda HeinePro-Chancellor and Chair of Councilpcheine@usp.fj.ac
Chief Academic OfficerJito VanualailaiDeputy Vice Chancellor & Vice President- Educationjito.vanualailai@usp.ac.fj
Chief Executive OfficerPal AhluwaliaVice-Chancellor and Presidentpal.ahluwalia@usp.ac.fj
Chief Financial OfficerKolinio BoilaExecutive Director of Financekolinio.boila@usp.ac.fj
Director Institutional ResearchFinau SoqoDirector Planning & Quality Officefinau.soqo@usp.ac.fj
OPEIDNameCityLocation TypeStatus
Alafua CampusApiaBranch CampusActive
Emalus CampusPort VilaBranch CampusActive
Laucala CampusSuvaMain CampusActive
DegreeDegree LevelYear ImplementedModality
Bachelor of Agriculture (BAgr)Bachelors1970On-Site
Bachelor of Arts (BA)Bachelors1970On-Site
Bachelor of Arts (Environmental Management)Bachelors2014On-Site
Bachelor of Arts (Marine Management)Bachelors2014On-Site
Bachelor of Arts (Social Work)BachelorsOn-Site
Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of LawsBachelors2000On-Site
Bachelor of Arts and Graduate Certificate in EducationBachelors2000On-Site
Bachelor of Commerce (BCom)Bachelors2000On-Site
Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) AccountingBachelors2000On-Site
Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) in Hotel ManagementBachelors2000On-Site
Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of LawsBachelors2000On-Site
Bachelor of Commerce and Graduate Certificate in EducationBachelors2000On-Site
Bachelor of Commerce in Hotel ManagementBachelors2010On-Site
Bachelor of Commerce in Professional AccountingBachelors2000On-Site
Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism ManagementBachelors2000On-Site
Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism and Hospitality ManagementBachelors2000On-Site
Bachelor of Education (BEd) In-ServiceBachelors1984On-Site
Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education and Care)Bachelors1984On-Site
Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)Bachelors2019On-Site
Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical and Electronics)Bachelors2012On-Site
Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical)Bachelors2012On-Site
Bachelor of Geospatial ScienceBachelors2015On-Site
Bachelor of LawsBachelors1993Distance Education
Bachelor of LawsBachelors1993On-Site
Bachelor of Networks and SecurityBachelors2018On-Site
Bachelor of Science (BSc)Bachelors1970On-Site
Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science)Bachelors2014On-Site
Bachelor of Science (Marine Science)Bachelors2014On-Site
Bachelor of Science and Graduate Certificate in EducationBachelors2000On-Site
Bachelor of Software EngineeringBachelors2011On-Site
Certificate In Cook Islands MaoriNon-degree2020On-Site
Certificate in ComputingNon-degree2000On-Site
Certificate in Educational AssessmentNon-degree2019On-Site
Certificate in Geospatial ScienceNon-degree2000On-Site
Certificate in Hotel ManagementNon-degree2011On-Site
Certificate in Information SystemsNon-degree2000On-Site
Certificate in Land ManagementNon-degree2000On-Site
Certificate in Law (Vocational Certificate Programme)Non-degree1990On-Site
Certificate in Management StudiesNon-degree1988On-Site
Certificate in MathematicsNon-degree2000On-Site
Certificate in Non-Formal EducationNon-degree1988On-Site
Certificate in Ocean Resource ManagementNon-degree1993On-Site
Certificate in Official StatisticsNon-degree2005On-Site
Certificate in PolicingNon-degree2005On-Site
Certificate in Population Studies and DemographyNon-degree2000On-Site
Certificate in Social and Community WorkNon-degree2000On-Site
Certificate in Sustainable FisheriesNon-degree2008On-Site
Certificate in Teaching (Primary)Non-degree2000On-Site
Certificate in Teaching (Secondary)Non-degree2000On-Site
Certificate in Tourism and Hospitality ManagementNon-degree1992On-Site
Certificate of JusticeNon-degree2019On-Site
Diploma in Accounting StudiesNon-degree2000On-Site
Diploma in AgricultureNon-degree2000On-Site
Diploma in ComputingNon-degree2000On-Site
Diploma in Early Childhood Education and CareNon-degree1991On-Site
Diploma in EconomicsNon-degree1990On-Site
Diploma in Educational Evaluation and AssessmentNon-degree1987On-Site
Diploma in Educational Leadership and ChangeNon-degree2000On-Site
Diploma in Geospatial ScienceNon-degree2000On-Site
Diploma in Hotel ManagementNon-degree2011On-Site
Diploma in Information SystemsNon-degree2000On-Site
Diploma in Land ManagementNon-degree2000On-Site
Diploma in Leadership, Governance and Human RightsNon-degree2000On-Site
Diploma in Library/Information StudiesNon-degree1990On-Site
Diploma in Management StudiesNon-degree1988On-Site
Diploma in MathematicsNon-degree2000On-Site
Diploma in Multilingual StudiesNon-degree2011On-Site
Diploma in Ocean Resources Management and PolicyNon-degree1993On-Site
Diploma in Official StatisticsNon-degree2005On-Site
Diploma in Pacific JournalismNon-degree1998On-Site
Diploma in Police ManagementNon-degree2005On-Site
Diploma in Population Studies and DemographyNon-degree1988On-Site
Diploma in ProsecutionsNon-degree2007On-Site
Diploma in Social and Community WorkNon-degree2007On-Site
Diploma in Special and Inclusive EducationNon-degree1997On-Site
Diploma in Teaching (Secondary)Non-degree2000On-Site
Diploma in Vernacular Language (Cook Islands Maori)Non-degree2017On-Site
Diploma in Vernacular Language (Fijian)Non-degree1999On-Site
Diploma in Vernacular Language (Hindi)Non-degree1999On-Site
Doctor of PhilosophyResearch Doctorate1970On-Site
Doctor of Philosophy (Tourism and Hospitality Management)Research Doctorate2000On-Site
Graduate Certificate in Education (GCEd) – in EnglishNon-degree2000On-Site
Graduate Certificate in Education (GCEd) – in FrenchNon-degree2000On-Site
Graduate Certificate in EntreprenuershipNon-degree2016On-Site
Graduate Certificate in Public AdministrationNon-degree2000On-Site
Graduate Certificate in School LeadershipNon-degree2016On-Site
Master of AgricultureMasters1970On-Site
Master of ArtsMasters1970On-Site
Master of Arts (Applied Linguistics)Masters2017On-Site
Master of Business AdministrationMasters1995On-Site
Master of CommerceMasters2000On-Site
Master of Commerce (Tourism and Hospitality Management)Masters2000On-Site
Master of Computing and Information SystemsMasters2007On-Site
Master of EducationMasters2001On-Site
Master of Environmental LawMasters2008On-Site
Master of Information SystemsMasters2007On-Site
Master of LawsMasters2000On-Site
Master of ScienceMasters1970On-Site
Master of Science in Geospatial ScienceMasters2019On-Site
Post Graduate Certificate in Tertiary TeachingNon-degreeDistance Education
Post Graduate Diploma in Tertiary TeachingNon-degreeDistance Education
Postgraduate Certificate in Diplomacy and International AffairsNon-degree2011On-Site
Postgraduate Certificate in Financial AdministrationNon-degree1997On-Site
Postgraduate Certificate in Gender StudiesNon-degree2013On-Site
Postgraduate Certificate in Human Resource ManagementNon-degree1997On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma for General ManagersNon-degree1997On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Analytical SkillsNon-degree1997On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in AgricultureNon-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Applied Linguistics and English Language Teaching)Non-degree2017On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Environmental Management)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Geography)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (History)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Linguistics)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Literature)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Marine Management)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Pacific Studies)Non-degree2006On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Psychology)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Social Policy and Administration)Non-degree1997On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Sociology)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts majoring in Gender StudiesNon-degree2021On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Climate ChangeNon-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Commerce (Accounting)Non-degree1985On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Commerce (Banking and Finance)Non-degree1995On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Commerce (Economics)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Commerce (Land Management)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Commerce (Management and Public Administration)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Commerce (Population Studies and Demography)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Commerce (Professional Accounting)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Commerce (Tourism and Hospitality Management)Non-degree2002On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in CybersecurityNon-degree2017On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Development StudiesNon-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Diplomacy and International AffairsNon-degree2011On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in EducationNon-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Forensic Accounting and Fraud InvestigationNon-degree2017On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in GovernanceNon-degree2001On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Information Technology (Computing)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Information Technology (Information Systems)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in LawNon-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Biology)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Chemistry)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Environmental Geoscience)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Marine Science)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Mathematics)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Physics)Non-degree2000On-Site
Postgraduate Diploma in Tertiary TeachingNon-degree2006On-Site
Professional Certificate in Education Policy and PlanningNon-degree2014On-Site
Professional Certificate in Heritage ManagementNon-degree2019Distance Education
Professional Diploma in Legal PracticeNon-degree1997On-Site
Professional Diploma in Legislative DraftingNon-degree1998Distance Education
SeasonYearReview Type
Fall2022Interim Report
Fall2023Offsite Review
Spring2024Accreditation Visit