On Wednesday, January 13th, 2021 over 70 St. Kitts and Nevis Nationals graduated from the University of the West Indies Open Campus with degrees ranging from Bachelors to Doctorates at the graduation ceremony.
Some of the awards issued include 18 Bachelors, 48 Masters and 3 Doctorates to graduates from St. Kitts and Nevis.
Also of note, is the number of students from St. Kitts and Nevis that completed their Master’s Degree program from the graduating class of 2020.
Deputy Prime Minister – the Hon. Shawn Richards provided more details in this regard:
The Deputy Prime Minister elaborated on the Master of Education program the graduates took, as well as the variety of working backgrounds the students came from, in relation to their field of study:
He also spoke about the ‘Bursary’ provided by the local government to aid students taking the Master’s Degree programs in their studies: