About the Lok Jack GSB
The UWI- Arthur Lok Jack Global School of Business, though based in Caribbean island of Trinidad & Tobago, is truly International in scope. As the innovators and trendsetters in education, we will challenge you and develop you into a leader, with the capacity to make a profound difference in your life as well as in the lives of others. We purposefully provide access to topnotch resources that will accelerate your progression and growth, to set you on your path to achieving your professional goals and ultimately self-actualization.
We started our journey in 1989 as the Institute of Business (IOB), a collaboration between the University of the West Indies and the private sector. Among the initial investors in the institute were the Royal Bank of Trinidad & Tobago, Republic Bank Ltd., Neal & Massy, Ansa Mc Al and Trinidad Cement Ltd.
By July 2005, the UWI- Lok Jack GSB opened the doors to its state of art facility, located in Mt. Hope, Trinidad and Tobago. We continue to enjoy strong endorsement from the business community and have attracted an endowment from the Arthur Lok Jack Foundation and other sponsorships from Republic Bank Ltd, Yara Trinidad Ltd, the Neal & Massy Group, Guardian Holdings Ltd and businessperson, Byron Gopaul.
The UWI-ALJGSB’s Purpose is to educate extraordinary innovative leaders who positively reshape business and society while constantly challenging the status quo of human development.
To improve the international competitiveness of people and organisations in the Caribbean through business education, training, consulting and research.
Thirty years hence, we continue to be synonymous with excellence, as demonstrated through the exacting standards of our esteemed faculty, the relevant, applicable and in-depth content of our programmes, and the undeniable achievements and success of our graduates.
What Drives Us
We continue to be the regional pioneers in tertiary education and have produced thousands of MBA and Doctorate level graduates and enhanced the skills of numerous professionals through in-company training and mentorship. Our commitment to continuous improvement and quality assurance motivates us to find the most innovative ways to achieve our goals while upholding the ideals of our institution.