About World of Work

Welcome to the World of Work!


The University of the West Indies (UWI) and Republic Bank World of Work (WOW) programme is an initiative geared primarily toward equipping final year UWI students with the necessary tools for succeeding in today’s work environment.

Since its inception, WOW has attracted an ever increasing number of participants over its twelve years of existence. More than 1,300 final year students participated in WOW 2013, with several students obtaining interviews and job offers. Come to World of Work 2015 to get advice from employers and leading experts, practice your interviewing skills and meet recruiters from international and local organisations.


World Of Work (WOW) Programme

WOW will consist of the following:

Step 1: Resume Writing Workshop


Step 2: Registration

Step 3: Interview Preparation & Networking *

Step 4: Seminar *

Step 5: Mock Interview Session

Step 6: WOW Recruitment Fair

* - Attendance is Mandatory to gain entry to further steps.


Recruitment Opportunities for All Students

The precursor to the WOW programme is the Career Advice Programme (CAP), which helps UWI students identify and embark on their career paths. The WOW programme is also highly anticipated by first and second year students, who have the opportunity for vacation employment with companies who attend the Recruitment Fair.

Want more info on WOW?                                                                

For further information please contact:
Kathy-Ann Lewis
tel: (868) 662 2002 ext. 82360
email: kathy-ann.lewis@sta.uwi.edu