DCIT Computing Boot Camp 2019


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5th Annual DCIT Computing Boot Camp(CBC)

From July 8th - July 12th 2019, the Department of Computing and Information Technology (DCIT) will host its 5th Annual Computing Boot Camp (CBC) at the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Campus.

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Camp Vision

To create a new generation of students who are motivated and interested in learning and applying Computing and Information Technology to improve Trinidad and Tobago and the wider Caribbean.


  1. To inspire and stimulate student interest in Computer Science and Information Technology
  2. To expose prospective students to leading research and innovative projects within the DCIT
  3.   To prepare prospective students for the challenges and opportunities of university life

Tentative Sessions

  • Python Programming
  • Raspberry Pi
  • Robot Car Programming
  • Web Design
  • Career Guidance
  • Industry Talks
  • Campus Tours
  • Games and Much More

Target Audience

  • Students in Forms 5 and 6 in secondary schools
  • Students entering university undergraduate programmes

Interested students who are eager to participate in our camp but fall outside our target audience are warmly encouraged to apply for entry.

Important Dates for Participants (Tentative)

Applications: April 15th - June 18th, 2019 (Application Form)

Notification of Acceptance: June 20th, 2019

Registration: June20th - July 5th, 2019

Deadline for Payment: July 5th, 2019

Boot Camp: July 8th - July 12th, 2019

Important Dates for Mentors 

Applications: April 15th - May19th, 2019 (Application Form)

Notification of Acceptance: May 24th, 2019

Training Dates: May27th - May 29th, 2019 


The fee for attending the 2019 Computing Boot Camp (CBC) is $1299 TTD.

  • Welcome Kit
  • Camp materials
  • T-Shirt
  • Lunch, drinks and snacks

Contact Information

Email: dcit@sta.uwi.edu

Phone: 662-2002 ext. 83080/83640 

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