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Centre for Professional Development and Lifelong Learning


The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus is a world class accredited university, comprising of 5 faculties with supporting academic departments; various research units and centres; two graduate institutions and more than 250 academic programmes.

Established in 1963, the Cave Hill Campus has become a leader in tertiary education in Barbados and a beacon of academic excellence throughout the region as well as internationally. In this regard, the Campus has contributed to regional development and the up-liftment of Caribbean people, and has also witnessed the ever-growing international student population, made up of vibrant and diverse students from over 35 countries, including China, Brazil, Finland, USA, UK and Italy.

The UWI Cave Hill Mission and Vision

To advance learning, create knowledge and foster innovation for the positive transformation of the Caribbean and the wider world.

Vision: An excellent global University rooted in the Caribbean.