Courses Offered

PAU is committed to providing higher education which empowers graduates to serve not only the church but also the wider community through employment in government, private and NGO sectors throughout the Pacific. At PAU education is aimed at balanced spiritual, social, mental and physical development of men and women who are destined to be leaders of tomorrow.

The University offers undergraduate and postgraduate study in:

  • Arts and Humanities (English, Arts, Music, Geography, History)  
  • Business (Accounting, Computing, Management)
  • Education (Secondary or Primary)
  • Leadership & Development
  • Nursing
  • Midwifery
  • Science and Technology (Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Mathematics, Physics)
  • Theology

Undergraduate courses are typically offered in semester mode (2 semesters per year), while some postgraduate courses are offered in intensive mode (either year-end or mid-year). The academic year in semester mode begins early March and runs through to late November, culminating in the annual graduation ceremony.


PAU Graduates 1st Honors Student


During the 2015 convocation ceremony, Pacific Adventist University graduated its first student in its recently established Postgraduate Honors program within the Post Graduate Research School and t...  More

The Learning and Academic Support Centre


The Learning and Academic Support Centre (LASC) was created to provide on-going support for students and faculty who request extra skills and knowledge related to research, writing and academic ski...  More

What's happening

Assembly (SofE)

Apr 28 2015 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Research Colloquia

Apr 30 2015 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Last day to withdraw

May 01 2015