List of 6 best universities in Jamaica

We ranked 6 best universities in Jamaica based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 435K citations received by 19.9K publications made by 6 universities in Jamaica, measured the popularity of 74 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

  1. University of the West Indies, Mona logo
    Enrollment
    49,092
    Founded
    1948
  2. University of Technology, Jamaica logo
    Enrollment
    10,000
    Founded
    1958
  3. Northern Caribbean University logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1907
  4. Mico University College logo
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1836
  5. University of the Commonwealth Caribbean logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    2004

The best cities to study in Jamaica based on the number of universities and their ranks are Mona, Kingston, Mandeville, and Port Antonio.

Average cost of living for students in Jamaica is $476 + $49-353 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).