Corperate affairs - Commercial Divisions

 

 

About Us - Corperate Affairs Division

The Division of Development and Self Reliance (DDSR) is a division in the office of the President that is charged with contributing to the quality of education, growth and expansion of the University in the following activities:

  1. Seeking project funding;
  2. Reducing cost in purchasing processes, routine maintenance and construction of new buildings;
  3. Enhancing quality of services to staff and students; and
  4. Generating income through the University’s companies and savings.

One of the objectives of the Division of Development and Self Reliance is to manage the University’s different commercial arms to reduce the operating costs of the University, enhance teaching, learning and research activities and to support and implement the University’s strategic goals and objectives.

DDSR assists staff of the University in developing and matching faculty strategic plans to potential funding sources. It provides guidance and resources for staff to request, report on and evaluate their projects to supporting organisations.

The DDSR is responsible for overseeing the management of the support services of the University at its Madang campus. These support services include the DWU Student and Staff Dining Halls and the DWU Grounds and Landscaping Department.

The DDSR also oversees the university’s commercial entities which greatly assist in the self-sustenance of the University. These companies are: Diwai Enterprise Limited (DEL), trading as Diwai Enterprise Building and Construction, Diwai Mechanical Workshop, Diwai Catering, Diwai Mart Supermarket and Bakery, and Diwai Electronics. Diwai Pharmaceutical Limited (DPhL), and the DWU Travel Agency trading as the Global Travel Centre (GTC).

DDSR at DWU is about working in collaboration with each other, promoting the Diwai Spirit

Diwai Mart

Diwai Mart is a wholly nationally owned company serving Divine Word University and the surrounding community. It was established in an endeavor to assist the University’s staff and student community with a convenience shop.

Supermarket

An assortment of groceries, canned foods, rice, flour, biscuits, dishwashing liquid and laundry detergents, toiletries, cold refreshments and an assortment of frozen products at affordable prices.

Bakery

A wide selection of bakery products freshly baked daily. An assortment of bread, buns, rolls, cakes, pies, and birthday cakes made to order.

Diwai Restaurant and Catering Services

Is a small-scale fast food restaurant and kai-bar located on the DWU Madang campus.

Diwai Pharmaceuticals Limited (DPhL)

Diwai Pharmaceuticals Limited was incorporated on the 11th of November 2010. The main objective of this company is to manage the Tabubil Hospital and DWU’s facilities established at Tabubil for educational and research purposes.

The company has the license to operate as an importer, license to operate as a wholesale and recently applied for a license to operate as a retailer.

Coperate Affairs

About Us

The kindness and generosity of people never cease to amaze the Divine Word University (DWU) Community. DWU is a testimony of people’s kindness and generosity. People who believe in what we believe, helping each other, sharing knowledge with others, having a positive impact upon other people’s lives even though those people may be culturally different and a hundred miles away.

Development and Self Reliance are two very important phrases at DWU mainly because the University is committed to its core values to provide quality of education to the people of PNG and the South Pacific. Some students receive financial aid through scholarship or bursary, and most receive financial assistance from the University itself. DWU endows 70% of tuition costs to most of its on-campus students. Without this supplementary endowment, the majority of students would not have adequate funding to attend the University. This endowment to all students comes from donations and fundraising activities, without which the University would be unable to operate.

The Department of Development and Self Reliance was established to enter into partnership with people of goodwill to enable the University to sustain its activities and assist in further developments of the University. The DDSR contributes to the quality of education, growth and expansion of the University in the following activities:

  • Seeking project funding;
  • Reducing cost in purchasing processes, routine maintenance and construction of new buildings;
  • Enhancing quality of services to staff and students; and
  • Generating income through the University’s companies and savings.

 

One of the objectives of the Department of Development and Self Reliance is to manage the University’s different commercial arms to reduce the operating costs of the University, enhance teaching, learning and research activities and to support and implement the University’s strategic goals and objectives.

DDSR assists staff of the University in developing and matching faculty strategic plans to potential funding sources. It provides guidance and resources to staff to request, report on and evaluate their projects to supporting organisations.

The DDSR is composed of the university’s commercial enterprises which greatly assist in the self-sustenance of the University. These enterprises are: Diwai Pacific Limited (DPL), Global Travel Centre (GTC), Alpha Network Solutions Limited (Alpha Nets), Diwai Mart Supermarket and Bakery, Diwai Mart Mechanical Workshop, Diwai Mart Building and Construction Limited, Diwai Restaurant and Catering Services, and Diwai Pharmaceuticals (DPhL).

The DDSR is also responsible for overseeing the management of the support services of the University. These support services include Diwai Post Office, DWU Rangers, DWU Student and Staff Dining Halls and DWU Maintenance and Landscaping department.

DSR at DWU is about working in collaboration with each other, promoting the Diwai Spirit

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Other DSR Commercial Divisions


 DSR Commercial Division Key Staff Profiles

DSR Commercial Division Key Staff Profiles

Diwai Pacific Limited

 dwucampuslocations



Madang Campus

PO Box 483,
Madang 511
Papua New Guinea

email:
[email protected]

Tel: (+675) 424 1800
       (+675) 422 2937
       (+675) 7111 0002


Port Moresby Campus

DWU POM Campus
PO Box 582
Konedobu, NCD 131

email: 
[email protected]

Tel: (+675) 325 5668
       (+675) 7091 5741

 

Wewak Campus

St. Benedict’s campus,
PO Box 542
Kaindi, Wewak, ESP 531

email:
[email protected]

Tel: (+675) 456 2327
       (+675) 456 3243

Fax: (+675) 456 2331

 

Rabaul Campus

c/- OLSH Kabaleo
P.O. Box 138
Kokopo, ENB 613

email:
[email protected]

Tel: (+675) 982 8213
Fax: (+675) 982 8339

 

Tabubil Campus

c/- DWU POM Campus
PO Box 582
Konedobu, NCD 131

email:
tabubilcampus@dwu.ac.pg

Tel: (+675) 325 5668
       (+675) 7091 5741

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