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List of Universities in the Bahamas

The Bahamas has a small but growing higher education sector, with several universities and colleges that offer a range of academic programs across various disciplines. Here are some of the notable universities in the Bahamas:

  • University of the Bahamas - Established in 1974, the University of the Bahamas is the national university of the Bahamas. It offers programs in social sciences, natural sciences, humanities, and education. The university is known for its research in fields such as marine biology, environmental science, and cultural studies.

  • College of the Bahamas - Founded in 1974, the College of the Bahamas is a public college that offers programs in business, education, hospitality management, and nursing. It is the largest tertiary-level educational institution in the Bahamas.

  • Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute - Established in 1980, the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute is a public institution that specializes in technical and vocational education and training. It offers programs in fields such as automotive technology, construction technology, and culinary arts.

  • University of the West Indies Open Campus Bahamas - The University of the West Indies Open Campus Bahamas is a regional campus of the University of the West Indies, which is based in Jamaica. It offers programs in business, education, social sciences, and natural sciences.

  • Atlantic College - Established in 2004, Atlantic College is a private institution that offers programs in business, tourism, and hospitality management. It is known for its partnerships with international universities and its focus on experiential learning.

Overall, these universities and colleges provide opportunities for higher education across various fields of study in the Bahamas. The country's higher education sector is growing and diversifying, with a particular focus on developing programs that meet the needs of the local economy and workforce.

This is only a List / Database of Institutions

  1. The College of The Bahamas


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