Professional Doctorate
University of the Commonwealth Caribbean (Global)

Degree: Professional Doctorate
Program Language: English
Admission Semester: Winter (January)Spring (March)Spring (May)Summer (July)Fall (September)
Start Date: January Intake
Program Duration: 3 (18 months) semesters


Semester Tuition Fees: 4000 Euro
Other Fees: The tuition fees reflected above already includes VAT and may vary with faculty. In case of extension, extra fees will be charged. Please pay attention to the acceptance letter for actual amounts to be paid.
Cost of living: 300 - 460 Euros per month
Job opportunities: Some excelling students can be recruited by the institution for part-time lectureship.
Funding opportunities within the university: Universities usually offer part-time opportunities in different departments to students who constantly excel academically.

Program details

Educational organisation: University of the Commonwealth Caribbean Global (online studies)
Study abroad: Opportunity Available
Internships: No internship for this program.
Form of assessment: GPA Grade
ECTS credits: Each course in the program (Electives & Prerequisites) commands a certain amount of credit points.
Program objectives: Professional Doctorate

Minimum cost of living

Accomodation: 130 - 280 Euro / month
Food: 70 Euro / month
Cost of living: 50 Euro / month
Transportation: Free, the University offers shuttles


Language requirements: English Proficiency
Academic requirements:

Must have a regionally or approved nationally accredited bachelor's degree or post-graduate degree with a minimum GPA of 2.0


The language of instruction at UCC Global is English. Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate English Language proficiency through the completion of an approved English testing regime such as the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)


Arrival support:
Services and support for international students:

people usually work from home


About University of the Commonwealth Caribbean (Global):

University of the Commonwealth Caribbean Global, is an educational institution that delivers programs entirely online. The university  is a member od the UCC group of companies and has highly trained and certified teachers who come from different backgrounds. The university is not constrained by the physical barriers and allows students to fit their studies to their everyday lives wherever they are.


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About Jamaica:

Infused with vibrant, iconic beaches, awash with waterfalls, and infested by Rastafarians and reggae-loving locals, the country is one of the hottest Caribbean destinations for both travelers and cruise ships. The birthplace of Bob Marley, Usain Bolt and Rihanna, many are drawn to the home of these foreign talents to see what all the fuss is about. Montego Bay is the main city, close to miles of resort arrayed beaches in Negril.

About the city:

University of the Commonwealth Caribbean Global is located in Kingston. Kingston is the capital and largest city in Jamaica. The city is located on the south east of the island and is located next to the sea.