Kensol Rui

Kensol Rui


Diploma in Edu, (GTC); 
Diploma in Bus HRD, (Uni South Australia); 
Bachelor of Arts IR, (UPNG);
Post Graduate Diploma DE, (IGNOU-India);
Master of Edu. Leadership & Management, (USQ-Australia)

Areas of Teaching/ Expertise

Executive Director IDFL


University of Goroka 
School of Distance and Flexible Learning
P.O. Box 1078
GOROKA 441, Eastern Highlands Province
Phone: (+675)532 3926

Kensol Rui recently completed his Post Graduate diploma which is part of his second Masters program in Distance Education with the Indira Gandhi National Open University in India (IGNOU). Mr Rui’s first Masters in Education Leadership and Management was received from the University of Southern Queensland (USQ).

He did his undergraduate Bachelor Degree in Arts major in International Relation and minor in Public Policy Management with the University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG). Prior to that Mr Rui did his undergraduate diplomas in Teaching at UPNG Goroka Teachers College (UPNG GTC) and Diploma in Business Human Resource Development at the University of South Australia (USA).

Mr Rui had previously worked as a Campus Director in NCD, Bougainville and Morobe with the UPNG Open College and joined UOG in 2013 as the Executive Director, School of Distance and Flexible Learning in 2013. Mr Rui has more than 15 years’ experience in managing Distance Education. He has initiated UOG’s first regional campus concept and established two regional campuses in PNG and established one International Campus in Solomon Islands. He has also initiated the development of UOG’s first Upgrading program and was launched on Friday 27th February 2016.

Publications/ Conference Participation

Participated in two conferences in Education both in country and international