top General Information


Street:PO Box 10-1110

City:Greater Georgetown

Tel.:+592 222-4184

Fax:+592 222-3596


Institution Funding



Founded and acquired present status 1963.

Academic Year

September to May (September-December; February-May)

Admission Requirements

Three subjects at the GCE Advanced Level plus two subjects at CXC General Proficiency/GCE Ordinary Level or two subjects at the GCE Advanced Level plus three subject at the CXC/CSEC General Proficiency/ GCE Ordinary Level in both case English and in some case Mathematics must be among the subjects obtained. A minimum of five CXC/CSEC General Proficiency (Grades I, II or III)/ five passes at GCE 'O' Level at ONE sitting, including English Language, the subject(s) required for the pursuit of the major, where applicable, and Mathematics for designated programmes. Or a minimum of 6 CXC/CSEC General Proficiency( Grades I, II or III)/ six passes at the GCE 'O' Level at not more than two sittings, including English Language, the subject(s) required for the pursuit of the major, where applicable, and Mathematics for designated programmes.



Student Body


top Officers

Head : Jacob Opadeyi

Job title:Vice-Chancellor

Senior Administrative Officer : Barbara Reynolds:

Job title:Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs

top Divisions

Faculty : Agriculture and Forestry

Fields of study:Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Crop Production, Forestry, Soil Science

Faculty : Health Sciences

Fields of study:Dentistry, Environmental Studies, Health Sciences, Medical Technology, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Radiology, Surgery

Faculty : Natural Sciences

Fields of study:Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Environmental Studies, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics

Faculty : Social Sciences

Fields of study:Accountancy, Banking, Communication Studies, Finance, Government, International Relations, Law, Management, Marketing, Public Administration, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology

Faculty : Technology

Fields of study:Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Agricultural Engineering, Architecture, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Management, Geological Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Technology

Institute : Distance and Continuing Education

Fields of study:Communication Studies, Criminology, Developmental Psychology, English, Hygiene, Industrial Management, International Relations, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Nutrition, Occupational Health, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Public Relations, Secretarial Studies, Social Work, Sociology, Spanish

Research Division : Amerindian Studies

Fields of study:Amerindian Languages

School : Earth and Environmental Sciences

Fields of study:Environmental Studies, Geography

School : Education and Humanities

Fields of study:Administration, Agriculture, Business Education, Economics, English, Fine Arts, French, Geography, History, Home Economics, Literacy Education, Literature, Mathematics, Modern Languages, Music, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Science Education, Social Studies, Spanish, Teacher Training, Technology Education, Theatre, Tourism, Writing

School : Professional Development

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Agriculture, Architecture, Biology, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Communication Arts, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, Forestry, Geology, History, International Studies, Law, Management, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Mining Engineering, Nursing, Physics, Social Work, Sociology, Statistics, Surgery

Master's Degree

Fields of study:Biology, Chemistry, Economics, Education, Forestry, Geography, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, History, Paediatrics, Political Sciences

Graduate Diploma

Fields of study:Development Studies, Education, International Studies

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Updated on 07-04-2016