24 months
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About

Archives and Records Management from The University of the West Indies aims to provide for the first time post graduate level education in the fields of archives administration and records management.  

Overview

Archives and Records Management from The University of the West Indies will provide a dedicated space for the academic analysis of Caribbean memory and recordkeeping practices, which are emerging out of the realities of the Caribbean experience.

Students at Archives and Records Management from The University of the West Indies will gain knowledge in:

  • Archives and Records
  • Management of Library & Information Units
  • Methods of Inquiry for Archives & Records
  • Acquisition, Organization and Access of Archival Materials

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Preservation of Archival Materials in Tropical Environments
  • Records Management in the Digital Age
  • Information Communication and Society
  • Information Technology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • At least a Lower second class honours degree BA /B.Ed. preferably in Humanities or the Social Sciences 
  • Previous work experience in an archives or an information unit will be an asset but is not compulsory. 
  • Original Copies of your Supporting Documents
  • Official Transcript

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2520 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    2520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2520 USD per year during 24 months.

J$388,000

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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