What is UWI known for?

What is UWI known for?

As an entity that caters to a readership around the world, UWI Press maintains a main commitment to traditional fields of: Caribbean history, social sciences, political science and cultural studies.

What is the motto of UWI?

The UWI’s Latin Motto, which appears on its armorial bearings, “Oriens Ex Occidente Lux” means “Light Rising From the West”.

Where is a UWI degrees Recognised internationally?

Is The UWI Mona internationally recognised? Yes. Our degree programmes are accepted by employers and universities globally. Our faculty members are also well respected among their peers in academia across the world.

Is the University of the West Indies a good school?

Ranked among the best in the world Since 2018, The UWI has earned a place among the top 600 universities in the world, the top 40 in Latin America and the Caribbean, and in the top 100 Golden Age University Rankings and Impact Rankings in 2020.

What is UWI acceptance rate?

In terms of selectivity, the rate has been an estimated 71% in the last 5 year period. Yield rates reflecting new admissions have in contrast, been on the decline from 80.5% to 69.3% in the same period, suggesting a lower rate of admissions to offers made.

Where in Kingston is UWI located?

The Mona campus, located in Northern Kingston, encompasses 653 acres of land formerly part of two large sugar estates, Papine and Mona.

Is UWI accredited in us?

Presently, all four campuses of The UWI are accredited by national accreditation agencies….Is the St. Augustine campus currently accredited?

Accreditation Agency UWI Campus
Barbados Accreditation Council Cave Hill Campus

Can I work in Canada with a UWI degree?

I’m sure you have heard the saying, “Silver and gold will vanish away, but a good education will never decay.” A degree from the UWI is recognised in Canada and the rest of the world.

Is UWI accredited in the UK?

From its inception the medical education programme of the UWI was accredited by the General Medical Council (GMC) of the UK. This gave national, regional and international recognition to UWI graduates who were able to register freely in the UK and other Commonwealth countries.

Is UWI accredited in Canada?

A degree from the UWI is recognised in Canada and the rest of the world.

Can I go to UWI without A levels?

Normal Matriculation (a) Passes in five subjects of which at least two must be at theCAPE/GCE A’level while the remainder may be an acceptable pass in CXC(CSEC)/GCE/BGCSE examinations.

Does UWI accept associate degree?

Holders of an Associate Degree from the UWI, or from approved Caribbean tertiary level institutions within a minimum GPA of 2.5. Persons over age of 21 based on having demonstrated academic potential, having gained academically relevant knowledge and workplace experience.