University of the Commonwealth Caribbean


UCC - A Tradition of Excellence

The University of the Commonwealth Caribbean (UCC) is an affiliate/recognized institution of the University of London. UCC programmes are also accredited by the recognised regional accreditation body and regarded as one of the top private universities in the Caribbean.


The University of the Commonwealth Caribbean (UCC) is the largest private institution in Jamaica and is registered with and recognised by the University Council of Jamaica (UCJ), the official accreditation body in Jamaica. UCC was also recently awarded international institutional accreditation status by the UK-based Accreditation Services for International Schools, Colleges and Universities ( UCC is also the only official affiliate of the University of London (UOL) to offer both the Certificate of Higher Education in Common Law and the Bachelor of Laws degree in Jamaica. In mid-2017, UCC was approved. The University of the Commonwealth Caribbean (UCC) is also an approved Silver Learning Partner by ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants), which is the global body for professional a member of the Organization of American States (OAS) Consortium. In 2002, the Institute of Management Sciences (IMS – est. January 1992) merged with the Institute of Management and Production, (IMP – est. January 1976) to establish UCC, a premier tertiary educational facility affording individuals the ability to follow their academic dreams through flexible study options and hassle-free payment options.


We pride ourselves on providing students with world-class educational programmes and highly trained and qualified faculty. Our programme offerings are benchmarked against international standards and designed so that our graduates can compete in a fast-paced global marketplace.


Our reach extends beyond the shores of Jamaica. We partner with highly reputed tertiary institutions regionally and globally to bring together a diverse range of opportunities for all prospective students.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Location address
University of the Commonwealth Caribbean - Main Academic Campus: 17 Worthington Avenue
Kingston, St. Andrew Parish, JM