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University of Technology, Jamaica
(UTech, Ja.)

UNEVOC Centre (Uni/Research) since 2012

University of Technology is known as a leader and driver of TVET in the Caribbean, and it is the only university in Jamaica that has a long track record of preparing TVET teachers at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. It has robust facilities for TVET teaching, research and development, curriculum designs development, and for human resource development.


Focus and interest

Work area

Which of the following fields is the UNEVOC Centre working on?
  
Sharing knowledge about TVET
 
 
Primary focus
  
Developing knowledge
 
  Secondary focus
  
Developing and building capacities
 
 
Primary focus
  

Beneficiaries

Who are the beneficiaries of the UNEVOC Centre's work?
  
Teachers
 
 
Primary focus
  
Researchers
 
 
Primary focus
  
Policy makers
 
  Secondary focus
  
Private sector    Not our target group
  


Engagement interest

What is the highest level of engagement the Centre is interested in in the following fields?
   
Greening of TVET institutions and skills
 
 
  Interested to contribute
   
Migration
 
 
  Interested to contribute
   
OER and Online Learning
 
 
  Interested to contribute
   
Equity of access in TVET
 
 
  Interested to contribute
   
Gender equality in TVET
 
 
 
Interested to lead
   
Fostering entrepreneurship
 
 
  Interested to contribute
   
Industry 4.0 / Smart production
 
 
  Interested to contribute
   

Activity interest

Which types of activities is the UNEVOC Centre most interested in?
  
Capacity development projects
 
 
Highly interested
  
Policy oriented projects
 
  Moderately interested
  
Knowledge development
 
 
Highly interested
  
Workshops and conferences
 
 
Highly interested
  


Regional collaboration interest

What are the UNEVOC Centre's collaboration interests?
  
Within my cluster
 
 
Highly interested
  
With Africa
 
  Moderately interested
  
With the Arab States
 
  Moderately interested
  
With Asia and the Pacific
 
  Moderately interested
  
With Europe, CIS and North America
 
 
Highly interested
  
With Latin America and the Caribbean
 
 
Highly interested
  




Contact

University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech, Ja.)
237 Old Hope Road
Kingston 6 Kingston
West Indies
Jamaica

http://www.utech.edu.jm

local time now: ~16:27 ±1 hour daylight saving time

Head of UNEVOC Centre
Professor Colin Gyles
President (Acting)



UNEVOC Coordinator
Dr. Everton Lewis
Faculty of Education and Liberal Studies

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News

12 February 2019
Jamaica observes World Food Day and the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
On 16 and 17 October 2018, the University of Technology (UTECH) organized a conference on the occasion of World Food Day and the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. Click to discover the programme.
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