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Testing, Measurement and Evaluation

12 months
18525 USD/year
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At Testing, Measurement and Evaluation from The University of the West Indies you will discover how to: Develop high-quality classroom assessments, Assess the psychometric properties of large-scale tests and classroom assessments, Evaluate educational programmes and projects and Use statistical techniques to analyse data to aid in educational decisions.


Testing, Measurement and Evaluation from The University of the West Indies is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in the theory and application of assessment practices, measurement and evaluation methodologies and statistical techniques that will allow them to enhance their classroom teaching experience or to pursue careers at regional or international testing and assessment organisations.

Students at Testing, Measurement and Evaluation from The University of the West Indies  will:

  • Improve their classroom assessment skills
  • Work as Psychometricians at a Local (e.g., TVET Council), Regional (e.g., CXC) or International (e.g., ETS) testing organisation
  • Work as Assessment Education Officers
  • Prepare for careers as Testing and Measurement lecturers in a tertiary institution 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Classroom Assessment
  • Psychometric Theory
  • Performance-based  Assessment
  • Programme Evaluation
  • Quantitative and Qualitative methods in Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


42 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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  • 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

  • A Bachelor’s degree of at least Lower Second Class Honours and the Diploma in Education of The University of the West Indies or any other diploma or certificate in Education acceptable to the School of Education;
  • A Bachelor’s degree with courses in Education acceptable to the School of Education; 
  • A Bachelor’s degree and a Teacher’s College Certificate that are both acceptable to the School of Education;
  • The Bachelor of Education Degree of the UWI or 
  • Any qualification deemed to be equivalent by the appropriate committee of the Faculty of Humanities and Education.
  • Application Processing Fee
  • Birth Certificate (certified or notarized copy)
  • Curriculum Vitae (2 copies)
  • Two (2) Referee reports (PDF)
  • Professional Certificates/Diplomas
  • Marriage Certificate (where applicable) (certified or notarised copy)
  • Legal Affidavit or deed poll if your present name is different from that on the Birth Certificate (certified or notarised copy)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18525 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18525 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • International students Part-Time: 9525 USD
  • UGC-Funded for national students: BDS$ 6,000.00 and 3,000.00 for part time option per year.

Living costs for Bridgetown

1960 - 2590 BBD /month
Living costs

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