MOU To Benefit CXC Associate Degree Students

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Prospective students with a Caribbean Examinations Council Associate Degree (CXC-AD) will now be ensured advanced standing with the Northern Caribbean University (NCU), following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between CXC and the NCU on April 1. Registrar and Chief Executive Officer of CXC, Glenroy Cumberbatch, said the move was a major accomplishment for the regional body, as it …

CXC To Issue E-Certificates Across Region

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After a successful trial period, the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) has announced that it will continue to provide students with e-certificates across the region. While CXC will still be offering the traditional paper-based certificate, students who have registered unique and valid email addresses will now have the option to acquire their official certification through Blockcerts or blockchain based credentials, as …

Register For CXC’s May/June Exams

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Private candidates may now register for the Caribbean Examinations Council’s (CXC) May/June 2019 examinations. Registration began on Thursday, November 1, and will close on Thursday, November 29. Persons may register at the Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training, Elsie Payne Complex, Constitution Road, St. Michael, Monday to Friday, between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. In an effort to facilitate …

Registration For CXC January 2019 Examinations

Melissa Rollock Ministry News

The Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training has advised that registration for the Caribbean Examinations Council’s January 2019 examinations begins on Monday, September 3, and will close on Monday, October 1, 2018. Registration takes place between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., Monday to Friday, and forms are available from the Examination and Assessment Section of the Ministry of Education, …

Foreign Affairs Minister Meets With CXC’s Registrar

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The Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) is a critical institution to CARICOM and, as a result, Barbados is interested in its effective longevity and functioning. This was one of the conclusions reached following a recent courtesy call on Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Dr. Jerome Walcott, by CXC Registrar, Glenroy Cumberbatch. Mr. Cumberbatch shared the CXC’s plans to …

Examinations Still On Despite Closure Of Schools

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The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation advises the public that all Caribbean Examinations Council and international exams will take place today, Friday, May 25, as scheduled, despite the closure of schools. Candidates who are slated to write examinations today are, therefore, required to report early to their respective examination centres as specified on their timetables. melissa.rollock@barbados.gov.bb See also: …

Ministry Of Education’s Statement On CXC Exams

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The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation wishes to advise the general public and candidates who will be writing examinations on Thursday, May 24, 2018, of the arrangements that will be instituted for the administration of examinations on that date. All external examinations will take place as previously scheduled and will be administered in strict compliance with the regulations …

Lodge School To Host Students’ Culinary Expo

Melissa Rollock Ministry News

Sixth-form students of The Lodge School will get to showcase their culinary skills when the school stages a Product Development Expo on Tuesday, March 27, at Emerald City Supermarket, Six Roads, St. Phillip, from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The Expo is an opportunity for the students doing the Caribbean Examinations Council’s Food and Nutrition at CAPE level to fulfil …

Prime Minister Signs Two CARICOM Treaties

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Prime Minister Freundel Stuart signed two CARICOM Agreements today, in the margins of the Twenty-Ninth Inter-sessional Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of CARICOM in Port-au-Prince. They are the CARICOM Arrest Warrant Treaty (CAWT) and the Revised Agreement Establishing the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC). Barbados was among several countries to sign the treaties as part of its obligations …

Registration Starts Soon For CXC

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Registration for the Caribbean Examinations Council’s (CXC) May to June 2018 examinations will begin on Wednesday, November 1, and run until Wednesday, November 29, 2017. The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation has advised that forms are available from its Examinations Section at the Elsie Payne Complex, Constitution Road, St. Michael. Persons registering should do so Mondays to Fridays …