ONE MORE DAY BEFORE NOMINATIONS CLOSE
CHAPTER GUILD OFFICER – 2023
AT THE UNIVERSITY OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Chapter Guild Elections for the following campuses of The University of Trinidad and Tobago for the 2023 term has been rescheduled to Friday the 2nd day of June, 2023, between the hours of 6:00am to 6:00pm:
TAKE FURTHER NOTICE THAT:
Dated this 22nd day of May, 2023
The Patron of the Arts Foundations
hououring the Memory of Margaret Walcott
See flyer for details
Invitation to Huawei 2023 Campus Recruitment Information Session
Huawei, a leading global provider of ICT infrastructure and smart devices, invites students to its Online 2023 Campus Recruitment Information Session, where students will receive information about internship positions, training, mentor support and opportunities to build their professional network. DATE: Wednesday February 8th, 2023 TIME: 09:00-11:00 UTC-6 (11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. local time) Students are asked to pre-register at the link below: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1L04aFBZYHe87Y7MpDXIPIzaxu-04E6cZ9cFBhd5ceVs/edit Join the session by clicking the link below: https://welink.zhumu.com/j/218408915
The Student Accounting Department would like to provide you with some vital reminders to ensure that your programme is appropriately financed.
Student Accounting Advisory
Good day Student,
Please be advised that the Student Accounting department is currently experiencing a high volume of calls and emails.
If you are unable to reach us via Telephone: 223-4888 ext. 32567 between the hours of 8am-4pm, please send us an Email: email@example.com and we will respond to you as soon as possible.
Thank you in advance for your patience and understanding.
Notice to all Students
Please be advised that the Student Accounting Department can be contacted to assist with your student financial queries or requests via:
* Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or ( Telephone: 223-4888 ext. 32567 between the hours of 8am-4pm.
Gentle reminder to please use your UTT assigned email for all UTT related communication which can be accessed through the MyCampus portal. This helps us identify and authenticate you as a legitimate UTT student requesting information or assistance.
If you are unable to access your UTT assigned email, please indicate and assistance will be provided by the Service Desk.
Regards, Student Accounting
Internship Opportunity - Semester 2
The University of Trinidad and Tobago
Notice: All students
Further to the Memo dated October 05, 2022, as the inclement weather continues, members of staff are advised to work from home today, Thursday October 06, 2022. Academic staff are advised that all classes should be delivered online.
The weather conditions will be monitored and an update on return to Campuses will be provided in a subsequent Memo
GRADUATION NOVEMBER 2022
Candidates for graduation are strongly encouraged to liaise with the Student Accounting Unit to confirm their financial status and take the necessary steps to obtain financial clearance.
Caribbean Youth Fellowship
NOTICE TO ALL STUDENTS
The University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT) wishes to inform that Monday 28th February and Tuesday 1st March, 2022 are not official public holidays, and therefore, classes should be scheduled as normal.
Extension of the GATE Programme for students matriculating into a Bachelor's Degree
Assistance to Students Impacted by Recent Flooding
The University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT) recognises that some students may have been negatively affected by the recent flooding. As such, UTT is requesting that students who are experiencing difficulties in writing examinations or continuing their studies owing to damage or loss to their residences, computers or school supplies, send the following information to the Office of the President at email@example.com, copying the Vice President, Research and Student Affairs at firstname.lastname@example.org and the Student Financial Aid Committee at email@example.com :
OUR OCEANS PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION
We are pleased to announce the return, for the fourth year, of our popular photo and art competition!! This year we feature a new theme (Our Oceans) and a new special category for drone photography! This year we also partner with UTT - The University of Trinidad and Tobago Do not miss your chance to enter today! https://europa.eu/!B7vWGP
Carnival celebrations will be observed in Trinidad and Tobago on Monday 20th and Tuesday 21st February, 2023. As is customary, all Campuses will be closed and classes suspended on these days.
Additionally, the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service has requested the use of UTT John S. Donaldson Port-of-Spain Campus and UTT Campus at NAPA for the deployment of State security personnel during this period.
To: All Students
From: Ms Avalon Guischard, Student Development Officer
Subject: Student Sports Day 2023 Lost and Found
Nestlé Live Well 5K and 1K Event!
On Sunday the 4th of June, lace up your running shoes and come out with your friends and family for the Nestlé LiveWell 5K and 1K!
Magnificent Nestlé themed medals for all finishers
Hydration and motivation stations to cheer you on
Part proceeds goes to The Just Because Foundation
Free Dry-Fit t-shirts for the first 500 registrants
Date: Sunday, June 04, 2023
Time: 7:00 a.m. for 5K and 9:00 a.m for 1K
Starting Location: Nelson Mandela Park
Super Early Bird: US$17.50/TT$120.00 (Ends April 30th)
Early Bird: US$19.00/TT$130.00 (Ends May 28th)
Register for Nestlé Live Well 5K https://bafasports.com/livewell5k
Register for Nestlé for Healthier Kids 1K https://bafasports.com/livewell1k (kids 12 and under)
UTT Students Represent at the 19th Youth Parliament Debate
Two students of The University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT) will represent the University at the 19th National Youth Parliament Debate on Monday 29th November, 2021 at 1:00 p.m.
Ms. Chelsea Bacchus and Ms. Anna Ram will be representing as the Speaker of the House and as the Minister of Education respectively.
The students will share on the topic “Mandatory Vaccination in Secondary Schools and the Workplace”.
Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships
Applications for Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships 2019 are now open. Scholarships are available in the following fields:
Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships give talented students from anywhere in the Commonwealth the opportunity to gain a Master's degree, while developing new skills, experiencing life in another country, and building their global networks......
Quality Assurance Unit
Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners
Foundations and Prior Learning
NOTICE TO STUDENTS
SUBMISSION OF SUPPLEMENTAL EXAM REQUEST
Academic Year 2020/2021
LIBRARY INITIATIVES DURING UNIVERSITY CLOSURE
In order to continue to provide an effective library service to students while the University to closed, UTT Libraries has effected the initiatives below.
We look forward to working with you as we get through this period together.
INCREASE IN STUDENT FEES - UPDATE
On Monday 19th July 2021, the President and senior academic staff members met with members of the student body to discuss their concerns regarding the increase in student fees from the new academic year 2021/2022.
As a result of these discussions, and further internal discussions, the increase in registration fees has been deferred to September 2022. Please note that as agreed to in the meeting with the student body that the fees will be gradually increased in increments over three (3) years as follows:
Please note that this fee will be applicable to all students, both new and returning.
In addition, plans for an enhanced Student Aid programme and a flexible payment plan are being developed to assist students.
I express my appreciation and thanks to the members of the Executive Student Guild for their willingness to collaborate with UTT’s management to ensure that the concerns of our valuable stakeholders, our students, are addressed.
I wish each of you a successful year ahead in your studies.
CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS IN CDB’S VYBZING REGIONAL YOUTH OUTREACH PROGRAMME
We’re looking for participants for the Vybzing Regional Youth Outreach Programme, which takes place as part of the agenda for the Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB). This year Vybzing is being held from June 1-3, 2019 in Trinidad and Tobago under the theme: Youth-Led Innovation; Regional Transformation. (See hand-out for details)
FREE ONLINE COURSE IN BUSINESS STRATEGY
This is an opportunity tap attend a free online crash course in business strategy, specifically Blue Oceans, grappling how Alexa, Amazon’s virtual assistant, came about?
Participants will have access to the crash course on Canvas plus the article on the subject. Note that academics from different fields of study are welcome join and share their take on it as well.
The Crash Course includes:
• Articles in English; • Videoclass; • Certificate of participation corresponding to a 3-hour course.
You can register by clicking here.
CCoTT 5 Part Series
Have Your Say - Meet the Candidate
IMPORTANT LIBRARY NOTICE
Resumption of Library Drop Off and Pick Up Service
This is to advise that the Library Drop Off and Pick Up Service resumes from Monday 13th September, 2021 and is available daily from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. until further notice. The service is available to all library users (students/staff) who wish to borrow loanable print books.
Items may be borrowed from and returned to any campus library:
PROCEDURES FOR USING THE Book Drop Off and Pick Up Service.
HAVE A BUSINESS IDEA?
let uStart Help you.
See flyer attached.
Shell NXplorers Programme
1. What is the cost to participate in the programme?
NXplorers is free of charge to all undergraduate students.
2. Do students need anything, in particular, to participate in the programme?
These online workshops require electronic device such as a laptop, cell phone or tablet with a good/stable internet connection.
3. Minimum requirements to participate in the programme
Undergraduate students attending UWI and UTT (no older than 25 years old) can participate and will be required to complete two (2) simple questionnaires administered at the beginning and end of the programme.......
WAIVER OF LIBRARY FINES
All staff and students are advised that all library fines will be waived for resources due from April 30th, 2021 until the University resumes onsite operations. You will then be given an additional two weeks to return the items.
Ag. Chief University Librarian/Associate University Librarian, User Services
National Health Research Conference 2021
It is a Call for Abstracts to be presented at the upcoming National Health Research Conference 2021 on Nov 18 and 19, 2021.
The theme for this year's conference is 'Building Research through Resilience in a Pandemic'. The conference organizers are inviting IRB approved research from postgraduate research students and faculty in all health areas.
Please note that research DOES NOT have to be consistent with the theme. All other relevant information is provided in the attached flyer.
OAS – Government of Chile Scholarship and Training Project for CARICOM Countries
Scholarship Offer in Partnership with The University of Trinidad and Tobago
Available to Citizens of Trinidad and Tobago Only
Call for Applications: Queen Elizabeth Scholarship (QES) for The University of Trinidad and Tobago – Ontario Tech University Exchange Programme
The University of Trinidad and Tobago and Ontario Tech University, Canada is inviting applications from post graduate students for the Queen Elizabeth Scholarship (QES) Programme. The QES programme will allow for academic mobility in Canada for a minimum period of ninety (90) days.
BACKGROUND OF AWARD
The QES scholarship is made possible to our graduate students through UTT’s established partnership agreement with Ontario Tech University. (see attached for more details)
Distance Learning Masters
We have an exciting new opportunity for students from the Caribbean to study a 2-year, distance learning Master’s with a Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarship (QECS). Fiji National University will be hosting an Interdisciplinary Master's in Climate Change Mitigation and Resilience, exclusively for students from the Caribbean. As a distance learning award, this is a new offering which will allow students to become climate change specialists from the comfort of their own home....(see attached for further details)
FULBRIGHT INFORMATION SESSION
The United States Embassy, Port of Spain invites you to attend:
An information session on the U.S. Government's flagship Graduate Exchange Scholarship, The Fulbright Program. The Fulbright Foreign Student Program enables graduate students, young professionals and artists from abroad to study and conduct research in the United States.
If you are interested in pursuing graduate study in the United States, join our virtual session for STUDENTS on Wednesday 17th March from 1:30pm- 2:15pm on Zoom using the following below.
American Center, Trinidad and Tobago is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Fulbright Information Session with UTT Students Time: March 17, 2021 01:30 PM America/Port_of_Spain Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 843 6352 1734
Student Evaluation Questionnaire
Attention: All International Students – Procedure for Requesting Re-Entry Letters
As the university nears the end of our 2019/2020 1st Semester Year, we are aware that some of you are travelling home for the vacation period. As such, upon return to Trinidad and Tobago you would be required to present a letter of re-entry to the immigration officers at the airport. All requests for re-entry letters must be submitted by Friday 20th December, 2019 to the International Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
All students are encouraged to submit your requests for re-entry letters at the earliest and to include your date of return to Trinidad.
We wish you a safe and enjoyable vacation and look forward to supporting you in the new academic year.
Guidelines when using the UTT Logo:
Postponement of the Presentation of Graduates 2020