The University of the West Indies (UWI), at Cave Hill, Barbados

The University of the West Indies

at Cave Hill, Barbados

International Students: How to Apply
About Us

Fees and Costs

The current undergraduate tuition fees for international students are:

Pure & Applied Sciences               US$16,875.00

Humanities & Education               US$16,875.00

Social Sciences                             US$16,875.00

Law                                              US$26,424.00

Medical Sciences (Pre-Clinical)      US$32,500.00

Medical Sciences (Clinical)             US$49,854.00


All students pay the following fees:
Amenities Fee                                   US$385.00
Student Guild Fee                             US$60.00
I.D. Card (first issue or replacement)   US$13.00



Application requirements and more details for undergraduate admissions can be found by visiting:

For Graduate Admission visit:

Applicants are required to submit to the Admissions Office, the documents listed below in support of your application.

Originals documents along with photocopies of each document must be presented to the office for verification of authenticity. Notarised copies of documents can also be presented in the absence of originals.

  • Birth Certificate
  • Marriage Certificate (where applicable)
  • Legal Affidavit or deed poll if the name is different from that on the Birth Certificate
  • Academic certificates (GCE,CXC,CAPE, CSEC, SAT scores, AP grades, IB grades, High School transcripts)
  • Grade slips. (These are only accepted in cases where the certificate is not yet available)
  • Professional Certificates/Diplomas
  • Official Transcripts (these must be sent directly from the granting institution)

NB: Applicants to the Faculty of Medical Sciences must submit a co-curricular form

Please note that your application cannot be fully processed without the required documents.

The deadline for applications is DECEMBER 31 unless otherwise stated.





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Contact us for further information:
Telephone: (246) 417-4972/417-4656 Fax: (246) 417-4542 Email: