Category Archives: Academic News

Student Academic Enrichment Fund

Student Academic Enrichment Fund

The Student Academic Enrichment Fund is geared towards the provision of assistance to students to enable them to attend/participate in conferences, academic exchanges and activities which could further enrich and/or enhance the quality of training provided at UWI. Office of Student Financing The Office of Student Financing (OSF) exists to assist registered full-time undergraduate students of the

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National Youth Service

National Youth Service Launches Volunteer Project Competition

National Youth Service Launches Volunteer Project Competition for Upgrading of Basic Schools The National Youth Service (NYS) has launched a volunteer project competition geared towards engaging young people in assisting early-childhood institutions to meet the Early Childhood Commission’s (ECC) 12 standards for certification. The National Youth Month activity by thew National Youth Service is being

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UTech Law

UTech Law Programme Granted UCJ Accreditation

The law programme offered by the University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech law) has been granted accreditation by the University Council of Jamaica (UCJ), UTech announced on the weekend. A release from UTech said that its president, Professor Stephen Vasciannie, was informed of the accreditation in a letter dated October 6, 2017, from UCJ Chairman Dr

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uk online courses

UK offers thousands of free online courses

The British Council has announced that through a partnership with the Study UK campaign, GREAT Britain campaign, and itself, learners from developing nations can upgrade their education by studying over 100 online courses and potentially earn free digital certificates. “A total of 60,000 digital upgrades will be made available for free to eligible students enrolled

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occupational studies

Applications now Open for Occupational Studies Associate Degree

Graduates of the Career Advancement Programme (CAP) levels two and three and the National Vocational Qualification of Jamaica (NVQ-J) level two, now have the opportunity to pursue an associate degree in occupational studies. Applications are now being accepted for the January 2018 semester from persons who wish to pursue studies under the two-year programme. Areas

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