Welcome to WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY OF BARBADOS

Desirous of studying medicine in the Caribbean? Then, choose Washington University of Barbados and study in the beautiful island of Barbados, where you will attain a high quality medical education at rates that you can easily afford.

Orientation Activities 2018

Next Professional Day will take place on Monday April 2nd at
WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY OF BARBADOS new Campus: register now.

About

Washington University of Barbados is aspiring to be one among the top Medical Universities in the Caribbean.

5.5 Years MD Program

Basic Sciences
Basic Sciences

1.5years. Basic science courses are taught exclusively in English.
From your first year on campus, stimulating and theoretical interdisciplinary modules are integrated with hands-on experience and simulation activities.

Pre-Clinical Sciences
Pre-Clinical Sciences

2 years. Pre-Clinical Science courses are taught in Barbados. Students are the real protagonists at WUB, thus, student centered learning, integration and active teaching strategies focus on eliminating the boundaries between theory and practice.

Clinical Rotations
Clinical Rotations

2 years. Clinical rotations course, taught in the United States and Canada. Core rotations in Medicine, Family Practice, Ob/Gyn, Pediatrics, Psychiatry and Surgery are completed then students take elective rotations in a wide array of clinical disciplines.

Specialty School

Easily access WUB’s 13 Medical Specialty Schools and experience their centers of excellence. Programmes are held in Barbados.

Nestled in the lush greenery of the parish of St. Philip, Barbados. Stately buildings with the capacity to accommodate 200+ students from across the world, stand on 25 000 square meters of land. The campus features a state of the art, well stocked, Simulation Lab of 2000 square meters. High-tech classrooms, a digital library and student residences flank this lab, which boasts of being one of the largest and most technologically advanced labs on the island. A few steps away are the research laboratories directed by MR. DEORAJ DALCHAND along with the teaching hospital, which plays an integral role in the development of future doctors, nurses and physiotherapists. The new WUB campus will include a university residence of 8,000 square meters, with an additional 240 beds available for students and researchers, which will be opened by March 2019.

Why
Washington
University
of Barbados?
An Established Institution

An Established Institution

WUB is a renowned healthcare institution. We offer outstanding educational and professional opportunities.

An International Career

An International Career

It’s the international career about which you’ve been dreaming. Join our medical community where classes are taught exclusively in English by faculty from around the world.

Clinical Experience

Clinical Experience

Begins in the third year of your medical school journey. Considerable, practical experience is gained through the combination of direct clinical experience and an aggressive system of tutoring an support.

Innovative and Active Teaching

Innovative and Active Teaching

Trained professionals who are committed to their task, effectively execute the WUB curriculum by utilizing teaching strategies founded upon the student-centered approach to learning (Case Method, Concept maps, Simulated patients, Problem-Based Learning, etc.)

Barbados

Barbados

While you study, there is loads to enjoy in Barbados. Get acquainted with the flora and fauna of this exotic island. Enjoy the culture, entertainment, style, food and places of interest and natural beauty beyond your imagination!

Advanced Research and Technology

Advanced Research and Technology

WUB can count on state-of-the-art technologies and research experience. A new simulation centre of 1000 sm, designed according to the highest technological standards, will be ready for autumn 2018.

Testimonials

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Swarnika Prithviraj
( India )

The classes are very interactive and faculty ensures that every student understands what is being taught.

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Mohammad Haris
( Afghanistan )

Teachers are very caring and interested in students’ well-being, and that helps us a lot in our studies.

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Sampada Koppula
( India )

I found more chances to go to the USA and to clear USMLE, studying at Washington University of Barbados.

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Eboka
( Nigeria )

The thing I admire the most about Washington University of Barbados is the support I receive from everyone at the University.

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Admissions

Come Visit With Us

Interested in finding out more about WUB?
Come join our orientation activities!

On our scheduled open days, prospective students and their families can visit our facilities to find out more about what we have to offer.

Meet the faculty, doctors, nurses and students all eager to share their knowledge, time and expertise.

Not in Barbados? Join us on one of our visits to other cities and events.

If you want a real taste of your future profession, join our Professional Day activities and simulations and experience the medical, nursing and physiotherapy profession at a glance.

Health Science

EDUCATION
education

Education

WUB is among the handful of schools in which preparation for USMLE is embedded in the regular medical curriculum.

EDUCATION
research

Research

Clinical research helps to advance and improve people’s lives. At WUB students are encouraged to get involved in scientific study to understand the variations in the expression of health and disease.

EDUCATION
Community

Community

At WUB we aim to foster a professional learning community that is beneficial to all stakeholders.

EDUCATION
Healthcare

Healthcare

We seek to ensure high quality care through the application of scientific principles and a multidisciplinary body of scientific knowledge to the diagnosis, management and prevention of clinical problems.

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