World of Work 2014

Event Date(s): 20/01/2014 - 21/03/2014

Location: Various

The World of Work (WOW) programme is an initiative of The University of the West Indies (UWI) geared primarily towards equipping final year UWI students with the necessary tools for succeeding in today’s work environment. The event aims to:

- To prepare students for global status

- To adequately prepare graduating students for the world of work

- To instill professionalism among the members of the graduating class

- To provide an avenue for the UWI Alumni Association to contribute to the quality of UWI graduates by sharing their knowledge and experiences

- To facilitate more interaction between students and employers/entrepreneurs

ONLY students who have attended the Resume Writing Workshop sessions may register for WOW 2014.

Other important WOW events:

Interview Prep & Networking (Theory)                                   Thursday Jan 30Sport and Physical Education Center     
Seminar      Saturday Feb 1Sport and Physical Education Center      
Mock Interviews (FST, FFA, FEng & FMS)                              Saturday Feb 8 | 9.30am-12.30pmSport and Physical Education Center   
Mock Interviews (FSS, FHE)                                                       Saturday Feb 15 | 9.30am-12.30pmSport and Physical Education Center  
Networking Practical (Cocktail Reception) Thursday Feb 20 | 5pm-7pmDaaga Auditorium
Vacation Employment Workshop                       

Thursday Feb 20

Daaga Auditorium                                         
Regional and International  Students Workshop                    Thursday Feb 27 | 1pm-3pmDaaga Auditorium 
Recruitment Fair (Vacation & Graduate)                                          Thursday 20 - Friday 21 March                         Sport and Physical Education Center  


Open to: | Student |


  • Student Advisory Services

  • Tel.: 662-2002 Exts. 2096-8, 2100, 2325, 2326, 2338