Statistics

The Board of Education, according to the Board of Education Act 1994, is responsible for the funding of scholarships, awards and bursaries within the nation of Antigua and Barbuda. In that regard, the Board has funded a total of three thousand, six hundred and twenty three (3,623) scholarships to date (1995—2018).

The details are as follows:

YearAwards
95 /96 – 00/01760
01/02 – 05/06676
06/07 & 07/08752
10/11 & 11/12347
2012/2013213
2013/2014182
2014/2015200
2015/2016109
2016/2017134
2017/2018130
2018/2019120

TOTAL: 3,623

Total number of students by sex:

 #%
Males1,17132.33
Females2,45267.67
TOTAL3,623100

Qualifications pursued:

A.C.C.A4
Advanced Diploma2
Associate’s Degree255
B. A. (Includes 3 B.F.A.)336
B. B. A.79
B. Commerce19
B. Ed.181
B. Eng.27
B. Pharmacy6
B. S. & B. S. & Respiratory Care6
B. Sc. (Includes Social Sciences)1670
Baccalaureate5
Bachelor’s284
Certificate (Includes 2 Prof. Dev. Cert., 1 CGA, 2 CPA)110
D. D. S.4
Diploma (Includes 5 Post Grad dip.)95
D. Ed. (Doctorate of Education)4
D.M2
DVM (Doctor of Veterinary Med)6
Executive Diploma37
Grad. Certificate1
Legal Education Certificate4
License Pilot3
LLB (Includes 1 LLM)59
Master’s28
M. A. (Includes 14 Masters & 1 M. Econ.)65
M. B. A. (Includes 19 Ex. MBA)42
M. B. B. S. **57
M. D. (Includes 1 M. C. Optom & 1 OBGYN)41
M. Ed.36
M. Eng.1
M. F. A.1
M. Pharmacy1
M. Phil.9
M. S.1
M. Sc. (Includes 1 M. Sc. Econ.)107
Ph. D.10
Pharm D.2
Post Diploma1
Pre-Med7
Specialization1
Specialty Degree (Includes 3 Pilot License)10
Undergraduate Diploma1
Unknown3

TOTAL: 3,623

Categorization of students by faculties:

Agriculture60
Architecture63
Arts86
Education406
Engineering194
Humanities239
Information Technology40
Insurance1
Law84
Medical Sciences284
Science & Technology430
Social Sciences1564
Theology & Ministry4
Tourism166
Unknown2

TOTAL: 3,623

Categorization by Universities:

Online Programmes89
ABIIT & Antigua ***6
ABHTI14
Antigua (branch of UWI)343
Antigua State College6
Bahamas (branch of UWI)19
Barbados (other than UWI)16
Cuba301
Grenada2
Guyana15
Jamaica (other than UWI)135
Antigua Other ***143
St. Lucia24
Trinidad (other than UWI)93
UWI – Cave Hill864
St. Augustine118
Mona183
UVI—St. Thomas16
Other19
Canada119
England – UK (1 Israel & 3 Greece)158
USA (115 Univ. & 6 Mexico)873
Extra-Regional (1 Japan, 2 Russia, 2 Italy)15
Online (1 Unknown)21

TOTAL: 3,623

Current Statistics:

At present, there are one hundred and twenty five (125) students on scholarships funded by
the Board of Education .

Categories of Current students: 

ABIIT6
Cuban Students2
Midwestern State University2
Monroe College4
Online Programmes9
Caribbean Universities16
UWI— Cave Hill Campus8
UWI—St. Augustine Campus5
UWI—Open Campus16
UWI-Mona Campus14
Non Regional43

TOTAL:  125

Categories of Current students: 

x#%
Males3931.2
Females8668.8
Total125100

Graduates Information: 

A total of two thousand, seven hundred and seventy one (2,771) students have graduated to date.

Awards from 1995 — 1999580
Awards from 2000 — 2004543
Awards from 2005 — 2006351
Awards from 2006 — 2008307
Awards from 2008/2009136
Awards from 2009/2010157
Awards from 2010/201188
Awards from 2011/201271
Awards from 2012/201368
Awards from 2013/201482
2014 Graduates100
2015 Graduates146
2016 Graduates142

TOTAL: 2,771