Founded in 1948, The University of the West Indies, Mona is a non-profit public higher education institution located in Mona, Saint Andrew. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Jamaica, The University of the West Indies, Mona (UWI) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. The University of the West Indies, Mona (UWI) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 70 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UWI also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
|Name||The University of the West Indies, Mona|
|Motto||Oriens Ex Occidente Lux
A Light Rising from the West
Mona (population range: Not reported)
|T||+1 (876) 927 1660|
|F||+1 (876) 927 2765|
|Local students Local student||Not reported||Not reported|
|International students Int'l student||Not reported||Not reported|
|Gender Admission||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Admission Selection||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|Admission Rate||Not reported|
|Admission Office||University of the West Indies, Mona
+1 (876) 927 2779
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education, Jamaica
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