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UWI Discovers China!

Posted Thursday, May 18, 2017


The UWI, St. Augustine International Office invites you to join the ultimate bucket list experience to China!  

The UWI Discovers is a series of study tours that provide immersion in the culture, history, politics, architecture and people of the BRICS countries (five major emerging national economies: Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa), led by expert academic tour guides.

The UWI Discovers China series takes place from August 1 to 18. The cost of the tour is: US$6,000 (double occupancy) | US$6,600 (single occupancy) and includes: 

  • International flights
  • Domestic flights 
  • Ground transportation
  • Hotel accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • Monument and entrance fees
  • Sightseeing tours led by expert local guides and academic experts  
  • Academic Coordination
  • Logistic Coordination
  • Pre-departure activities 

If you are interested, please indicate by May 19 by contacting Afiya Francis at 662-2002 ext. 84280 or email at afiya.francis@sta.uwi.edu. Spaces are limited and UWI Discovers is open to staff, students and the general public. 

About UWI Discovers

The project was started at the St. Augustine Campus in 2012 with an inaugural visit to India and The International Office has since visited Brazil (2013, 2014), India (2013), Cuba (2016) and South Africa (2017).

For more about the International Office, please visit their website http://sta.uwi.edu/internationaloffice