Trinidad and Tobago
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Structure of Higher Education System
Higher education falls under the responsibility of the Ministry of Tertiary Education and Skills Training, established in 2001.
Stages of studies
University level first stage
Post-secondary studies include Diploma programmes (1-3 years' study); Associate degree programmes (2 years' study); and Bachelor's degrees.
University level second stage
Postgraduate studies include Postgraduate diploma programmes, Master's programmes, and Doctorates.
Admission to Higher Education
Admission to university-level studies
Name of Secondary school credential required: Caribeean Advanced Proficiency Exam
Minimum score/requirement: GCE with passes in 5 subjects including 2 at A level or 4 subjects with 3 at A level
Alternatives to credentials: GCE A level
Foreign students admission
Admission requirements: Foreign students must hold a General Certificate of Education with at least 2 passes at Advanced ‘A’ level or its...