Universities in Kingston, Jamaica
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  • Universities in Kingston
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Latest ranking updates related to universities in Kingston
  • 01 Jan, 2021: Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities updated with University of the West Indies ranked highest among 2 listed universities in Kingston.
  • 03 Dec, 2020: New edition of URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance. in position #1622.
  • 29 Jun, 2020: Publication of THE Latin America Rankings. University of the West Indies ranked #18.
  • 15 Jun, 2020: Publication of CWUR Center for World University Rankings. University of the West Indies ranked #1938.

Rankings of universities in Kingston, Jamaica 2021

#1

University of the West Indies

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (10 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #1938 
CWUR Center for World University Rankings
[Published 15 June, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #1622 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #18 
THE Latin America Rankings
[Published 29 June, 2020]

#2

University of Technology, Jamaica

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #5341 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#3

Mico University College

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (5 reviews)

#4

University College of the Caribbean

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (23 reviews)
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Kingston Key Facts for International Students

Population: 115000

Elevation: 70 m. above sea level

Time: GMT -5

District/province: Ontario,

Living costs for students in Kingston:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 85* (15% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 64* (36% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 82* (18% cheaper than London)
  • Plug Type A
    • Residential voltage: 110 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type B
    • Residential voltage: 110 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
Nobel prize laureates:
Arthur B. McDonald (Queen's University, 2015)

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FAQ

University of the West Indies ranks #1 in Kingston in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Kingston University of the West Indies is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 4 rankings where University of the West Indies is listed.

Ranking publishers

CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE Latin America Rankings:
Teaching (the learning environment) 36%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 34%
Citations (research influence) 20%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Urap

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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