About Us

Our Mission

The mission of the Faculty of Sport is to provide high-quality education in sports with emphasis on application via research, and development of sports and athletes of the region to maintain their prominence on the world scene.

 

 

Faculty of Sport(FSP) Journey

The Faculty of Sport was officially launched July 26, 2017, at The UWI Regional Headquarters in Jamaica with operationalization beginning August 1 of the2017/2018 academic year.

The Faculty of Sport reaches across all the Campuses of the University of the West Indies, through Academies of Sport established on the Cave Hill,Mona, Open andSt. Augustine campuses. These Academies (previously known as Departments) are
responsible for academic activities, sports at all levels, as well as outreach to communities through Sports.

The Faculty of Sport integrates teaching and research, professional development, community partnerships, and co- and extra-curricular student sport through three main units:

  • Professional Programmes, Outreach Projects Unit
  • Co-curricular Intramural-Activity Unit
  • Academic Programme Activity Unit