Guyana, is an English-speaking sovereign state on the North Atlantic coast of South America. It is, however, often considered part of the Caribbean region because of its strong cultural, historical, and political ties with other Anglo Caribbean countries and the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). Guyana is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the north, Brazil to the south and southwest, Suriname to the east and Venezuela to the west. Its capital, is Georgetown.
The Guyanese Dollar is the currency of Guyana. The currency code for Dollars is GYD.
No doubts, the country Guyana, is one of the poorest countries in the western hemisphere; surprisingly, it is still one of the highest ranking in terms of education. Those that complete schooling tend to move into the workforce or into a trade or vocational school.
To study in Guyana, comes with an affordable tuition compared to most other western hemisphere courses.
2018 Guyanese University Ranking
University of Guyana
Texila American University, Guyana
American International School of Medicine
GreenHeart Medical University
Lincoln American University
Rajiv Gandhi University of Science and Technology
Fee for International Students:
Foreign students are required to pay annual tuition fees of US$4,720 for post-graduate and under-graduate Certificate, Diploma and Degree programmes except for Dentistry, Medicine and Industrial Engineering which are US$7,316; US$7,316 and US$4,720 respectively.
How to Obtain A Study Visa:
Basically, you need a student visa. The main requirement for the Student Visa for Guyana is to make sure that the school that you are going to is registered/accredited and provides a student acceptance letter directly to the Ministry of Home Affairs (or Embassy/Consulate), before
Costs of Living In Guyana:
|Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area||220,593 G$|
|Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area||116,144 G$|
|Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas …) for 2 people in 85m2 flat||66,051 G$|
|Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area||150,000 G$|
|Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area||100,000 G$|
|Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas …) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio||15,000 G$|