Fees & Expenses

Programme Fees

Years 1 and 2 at The UWI

For information on the tuition fees for Years 1 & 2 of the programme, please contact the relevant campus.

Email: softwareengineering@cavehill.uwi.edu
Tel: (246)-417-4943

Email: computing@uwimona.edu.jm
Tel: (876)-702-4455

Other fees include:

  • ID Card fee US$45.00
  • Guild fee US$50.00
  • Student amenities fee US$450.00

Off campus lodging, transportation, food and related expenses are estimated to be US$650.00 monthly

Years 3 and 4 in China

The tuition fees for Years 3 and 4 of the programme, hosted in Suzhou, China is CYN ¥60,000 per year for courses delivered at GIST.

Living costs are approximated at CYN ¥37,500 per year, which include housing in Suzhou Industrial Park, food, transportation, insurance and other miscellaneous costs.

Flexible payment plan options are available.

Paid Internship

A paid six-month internship upon graduation is included as part of the programme, which allows students to earn at least CYN ¥2,000 – ¥2,500 per month.


  • Please note that the cost of airfare to and from China is a separate cost that must be covered by the student.