The School of Graduate Studies & Research (SGSR), UWI, St. Augustine is extremely delighted to welcome you as a member of the UWI Academic Community as a graduate student.
Since the 1980s to the 2000s, the number of individuals with postgraduate degrees have tripled globally. With more than a quarter of undergraduate students pursuing postgraduation globally, the supply goes up and hence the demand for postgraduation also is increasing simultaneously. For example, if an employer can hire a person with postgraduate education, they prefer this person over another with an undergraduate degree. Furthermore, the demand for specialized postgraduation is increasing in all fields.
Once upon a time, a Bachelor’s degree was sufficient for most jobs, currently there is a need for a Master’s degree; Read more
The Fund is used to assist as many members of staff and students as much as possible to carry out research without undue personal hardship or without putting an excessive burden on the budgets of the Departments.
Academic members of staff (please see link for the Call for Applications for Staff )
Graduate students pursuing M.Phil. and Ph.D. degrees and are entering Year II of their research degree (please see link for the Call for Applications for Students)
To identify and develop revenue generating opportunities for Funding the Enterprise through Research Development and Knowledge Transfer.
We achieve this by: