School of Pacific Arts, Communication and Education



Message from the School

The School of Pacific Arts, Communication and Education (SPACE) cultivates and celebrates the creative arts and knowledge systems of the South Pacific through its Oceania Centre for Arts, Culture and Pacific Studies; nurtures communication and critical skills through its literature, language, linguistics and journalism programmes; and trains regional teachers by offering a wide variety of courses in professional education. It also houses the Institute of Education which is committed to developing sound context-determined policies on education with respect to the region. All our programmes are internationally recognized and two are externally accredited: Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education and Care) by ACECQA, Australia, and Postgraduate Certificate in Tertiary Teaching by SEDA, United Kingdom.





Linguistics and Languages
Literature & Journalism

Oceania Centre for Arts, Culture & Pacific Studies
Institute of Education (IOE)

The Institute of Education (IoE) was established to serve the educational needs of the twelve member states of the University through its developmental role in education, provision of in-service training programmes, research, advisory services, and consultancies…

SPACE Central Office

Research, Innovation and Postgraduate Affairs

Learning, Teaching and Quality

Student Learning Support

Administration Staff


New Policies

Child Protection Policy, Sexual Harassment Policy and Anti Bullying Policy




Contact Us

Professor Sudesh Mishra

Head of School of Pacific Arts, Communication and Education (SPACE)

Head of Communication (SPACE)

Tel: +679 3232798

Email: sudesh.mishra(a)

Dr Rosiana Lagi

Deputy Head of School

(Learning, Teaching and Quality)

Tel: +679 9142242



Dr Amit Sarwal

Deputy Head of School

(Research, Innovation and Postgraduate Affairs)

Tel: +679 3231648


Discipline: Education

Vilma Ratumudu


Tel: +679 3232444



Discipline: Communication

Antoinette Parker

Administrative Assistant

Tel: +679 3232214



Discipline: Oceania Centre for Arts, Culture & Pacific Studies

Jesoni Naga

Administrative Assistant

Tel: +679 3232832