12 months
16672 USD/year
5556 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Physiology from The University of the West Indies offers students the opportunity to do research in specific areas such as: Mechanistic studies of chronic decrease processes, such as diabetes, hypertension, Development of animal models of diseases, Assessment of plants, including foods for medicinal value.


Physiology from The University of the West Indies introduces students to Assessment of therapy use in the management of chronic disease, Assessment of drug addictions, Influencing memory development, Cell culture research in inflammation and cancer.

Students at Physiology from The University of the West Indies will gain knowledge in:

  • Plant micropropagation.
  • Eradication of plant diseases.
  • Microbial and parasitic disease research.
  • Advancing the agricultural benefits of traditional and non-traditional plants though genetic modifications

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology
  • Advances in exercise physiology.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper 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

  • you should have at least an Upper Second Class Honours degree (GPA 3.0) or its equivalent
  • Original Copies of your Supporting Documents
  • Official Transcript

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16672 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16672 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    5556 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5556 USD per year during 12 months.
  • Sponsored Students from Contributing Countries J$513,283
  • Non-Sponsored Students from Contributing Countries  J$855,383
  • NonContributing Countries  J$2,566,406


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