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The University of the West Indies, a body politic and corporate established in Barbados and elsewhere in the West Indies by Royal Charter on the 2nd day of April, 1962, as revised, hereby gives notice that, as of the 26th day of April, 2016, it is no longer registered as an external company under the Companies Act, Cap 308 of the Laws of Barbados.

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New Rankings put The UWI among top 5 percent of best Universities in the world

The 2019 Times Higher Education World University Rankings has ranked The UWI among the world’s top institutions. The rankings show that The UWI is located among the 1,258 top universities in world for 2019...Read More