About World of Work

Welcome to the World of Work!


The University of the West Indies (UWI) and Republic Bank Limited 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 and stakeholders. More than 1,000 final year students participated in WOW 2018, with several students obtaining interviews and job offers. Come to World of Work 2019 to get advice from employers and leading experts, practice your interviewing skills and meet recruiters from international and local organizations.

The precursors to the WOW programme are the Career Advice Programme (CAP) and the Executive Transition Programme (ETP) 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.


World Of Work (WOW) Programme

World Of Work (WOW) Programme

WOW will consist of the following:

Step 1: Registration*

Step 2: Seminar *

Step 3: Resume Writing Workshop*

Step 4: Interview Preparation & Networking *

Step 5: Mock Interview Session*

Step 6: VIP Cocktail Reception

Step 7: WOW Recruitment Fair*

* - Following each of these steps is Mandatory to gain entry to further steps.


Want more info on WOW?         


For further information please contact: 
Careers, Co-curricular and Community Engagement

tel: (868) 662 2002 ext. 82098, 82325, 84194   

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