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The University of the West Indies

at Mona, Jamaica

Applying to U.W.I.

Two Options are available:

Option A: Apply online.

To apply online, you will first need to know the Campus, Faculty and Programme to which you wish to apply. This information is available in the Instruction Booklet (see below) or you may click here to download that specific section of the Booklet.

Click Here to Apply Online

Option B: Download the Application Form

  1. Download the information sheet and the application form from the links below. The Information Sheet provides the necessary guidance on how to complete the application form.
  2. After downloading, simply complete the form
  3. Mail to the Senior Assistant Registrar of the campus to which you wish to apply. You may download the list of registrars or you may obtain the information below.

The forms are available in various formats from which you may choose depending on your available software.



Special admission is open to applicants wishing to pursue one or more courses listed in our catalogue of courses at  Applicants are required to have English at high school level (CSEC or GCE O' Level English or equivalent) and for some courses.  Persons must seek prior approval from the Department offering the course before special admission can be granted.  The international exchange and study abroad programme also use this application for entry to courses offered by The University of the West Indies , Mona .  Applicants may be asked to submit transcripts of prior academic work to determine equivalence.

Special Admission Form


The Annual CARIMAC's Entrance Examination will be held on February 20, 2009 from 10:00a.m. - 12:30p.m.  The cost per applicant is J$500 for local applicants and US$10.00 for overseas applicants.  The Venues are the Assembly Hall and Old Dramatic Theater at the UWI Mona Campus,the University Centers for applicants in the other Caribbean countries, and the venue for the Western Campus Montego Bay is tentative.


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