The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Rankings

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In the World#3347 of 14178
In Latin America#280 of 1756
In Trinidad and Tobago#1 of 7
In St. Augustine#1 of 1

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Enrollment
18,824
Male:Female Ratio
36:64
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsPasses in seven subjects of which at least TWO must be at the Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) or General Certificate of Education (GCE) ’A' Level while the remainder may be an acceptable pass in Caribbean Exams Council (CXC) GCE/BGCSE Examinations. Candidates who do not possess a Grade 1 in CXC English, a Grade A in GCE ‘O' Level English Language, a Grade 1 in CAPE Communications Studies or a Grade A or B in the GCE General Paper, are required to take an English Language Proficiency Test on entry. Approved English Language Test for applicants whose first language is not English. A mark of 500 in the TOEFL will be accepted as equivalent to, and in place of, an acceptable CXC pass in English (A).
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May)
Enrollment18,824
Full time employee3,729
Student:staff ratio5:1

Tuition

Local studetnsTuition and examination fees, c. 12,000-16,200 per annum (TTD)

The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT++++
Maths | Natural Sciences++++
DiplomaDietetics, Public Administration, Translation and Interpretation
Bachelor's DegreeAccountancy, Actuarial Science, Agricultural Business, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Management, Banking, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Child Care and Development, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Dance, Dentistry, Ecology, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Film, Finance, Food Science, French, Geography, Government, Hindi, History, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Technology, Japanese, Law, Leadership, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Music, Nursing, Optometry, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Pharmacy, Physics, Political Sciences, Primary Education, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Spanish, Sports Management, Statistics, Surgery, Surveying and Mapping, Theatre, Theology, Tourism, Visual Arts, Zoology
Master's DegreeActuarial Science, Agricultural Engineering, Alternative Medicine, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Community Health, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Crop Production, Cultural Studies, Ecology, Economics, Education, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering Management, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Finance, Food Science, Government, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Higher Education Teacher Training, History, Horticulture, Human Resources, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Technology, International Relations, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Measurement and Precision Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Physics, Plant and Crop Protection, Psychology, Public Relations, Sanitary Engineering, Social Work, Sociology, Soil Management, Soil Science, Spanish, Sports Management, Staff Development, Statistics, Tourism, Veterinary Science, Water Management, Writing, Zoology
Postgraduate DiplomaAgricultural Engineering, Alternative Medicine, Computer Engineering, Construction Engineering, Education, Electrical Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Surveying and Mapping
DoctorateActuarial Science, Agricultural Business, Agricultural Economics, Alternative Medicine, Anaesthesiology, Biochemistry, Biology, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Community Health, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Crop Production, Cultural Studies, Earth Sciences, Ecology, Economics, Education, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Food Science, French, Gender Studies, Government, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, History, Horticulture, Human Resources, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Institutional Administration, International Business, International Relations, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Management Systems, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Pathology, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Pharmacy, Physics, Plant and Crop Protection, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychology, Public Administration, Radiology, Seismology, Small Business, Social Policy, Social Work, Sociology, Soil Science, Spanish, Statistics, Surgery, Surveying and Mapping, Urology, Veterinary Science, Zoology

General info

Alternative namesUWI
Founded1960
WikipediaUniversity of the West Indies at St. Augustine
AccreditationAccreditation Council of Trinidad and Tobago (ACTT)
MottoOriens Ex Occidente Lux
A Light Rising from the West
Colorsblue, white
Academic structureFaculty of Medical Sciences
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Humanities and Education
Faculty of Science and Agriculture
Faculty of Engineering
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)

Location and Contacts

AddressSt Augustine Campus
St. Augustine
Trinidad and Tobago
City population5,000
Phone+1 (868) 662 2002
Fax+1 (868) 663 9684

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