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Structure of Higher Education System
Higher education is mainly provided at T.A. Marryshow Community College, which hosts an online campus of the University of the West Indies, and St George’s University, a private institution specialising in Medicine.
Stages of studies
University level first stage
The Bachelor’s degree is awarded after four years’ study.
University level second stage
Master’s degree; Medical Doctor Degree
The Master’s degree is awarded after one year’s study and the Medical Doctor degree after four years’ study following upon a Bachelor’s degree.
Ministry of Education, Human Resource Development and The Environment
Minister: Anthony Boatswain
Permanent Secretary: Ruth Rouse
Ministry of Education Building, Botanical Gardens
Tel: +473 440 2737
Fax: +473 440 6650
Data for academic year:
Source: IAU from MOE website, 2014. Bodies 2017.
St George’s University
True Blue Bay
President and Chief Executive Officer: G. Richard Olds
Medicine (Medicine); Veterinary Science (Veterinary Science)
History: Created 1976 as a School of Medicine.
Main language(s) of instruction: English
Degrees and diplomas: Doctor of Medicine (Medicine; Veterinary Science), Master’s Degree (Medicine; Veterinary Science)
Last Update: 16-02-2017