Why UWI?

Find your perfect fit at The UWI:
800 courses;
5 campuses;
4 enrolment options.

Admin building, St Augustine campus

The University of the West Indies (UWI) is a dynamic international institution, serving primarily the countries of the Commonwealth Caribbean: Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, the Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Jamaica, Monsterrat, St. Kitts-Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad & Tobago and the Turks and Caicos Islands.


Why UWi?

  • Get a world-class education rooted in a Caribbean experience.
  • Open a gateway to endless career and postgraduate opportunities around the globe.
  • Be inspired by internationally respected professors and lecturers.
  • Study on a beautiful and historic Caribbean campus.
  • Experience a diverse and vibrant community with opportunities
  • Join the network of more than 100,000 graduates around the world who are a part of a proud UWI legacy.


We understand that choosing the right university can be both exciting and challenging. The options available to you at UWI are endless. Take the time to explore and discover why UWI is the first choice for Caribbean students and perhaps the best choice for you, too.


Courses and Programmes

UWI’s 8 faculties offer a wide range of options at the undergraduate, masters and doctoral programmes in Agriculture, Humanities and Education, Engineering, Law, Medical and Veterinary Sciences, Pure and Applied Sciences, Social Sciences and Sport. Programmes are international in scope with a unique Caribbean focus. This strong emphasis on Caribbean issues makes The UWI the ideal educational institution for local and international students with an interest in Caribbean society.


Become a part a proud tradition

Are you stuck debating which course of study is right for you?

Search our Programme Database to see just how much UWI has to offer.


Still can’t decide which beautiful Caribbean island should be your home away from home?

Learning more about our Campuses can help you make the choice.


Want to learn more about student life at UWI?

Visit our Student Life page. Learn more about Student Services and Campus life at our physical campuses.


Are you an International Student

We’ve specially catered for you at our International Offices. Visit UWI International Offices at Cave Hill, Mona, & St. Augustine for more information.


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Prospective students now you can apply directly to one of The UWI's four campuses. Find links to all the information you need as a prospective student at any of our campuses.


Information for Prospective Students

Cave Hill Campus

Mona Campus

St. Augustine Campus

The Open Campus


Or visit one of our campus admissions portals directly for more information on

  • Entry requirements
  • Applications procedures
  • Tuition fees
  • Important dates
  • Campus Housing


Apply to:

Cave Hill Campus: Undergraduate | Postgraduate

Mona Campus: Undergraduate | Postgraduate

St. Augustine Campus: Undergraduate | Postgraduate

The Open Campus: Pre-University/ Professional | Undergraduate | Postgraduate


Jump to the Campuses

  • Cave Hill

    Cave Hill, Golden Stool Building
  • Mona

    Assembly Hall, Mona
  • St. Augustine

    Main Administration Building, St. Augustine
  • The Open Campus

    The Open Campus