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.
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5.5 Years MD Program
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.
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.
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.
Easily access WUB’s 13 Medical Specialty Schools and experience their centers of excellence. Programmes are held in Barbados.
of Barbados? An Established Institution
An Established Institution
WUB is a renowned healthcare institution. We offer outstanding educational and professional opportunities.
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.
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
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.)
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
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.
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5.5 Years MD Program
Basic Science Program - 1.5 YearsBasic Science program is designed to meet the health care needs of the society. Basic Medical Science program duration is of two years and with instructions at WUB campus in Barbados.
Pre Clinical Sciences - 2 YearsPre-medical program is a qualifying program for students who have completed their 12 years of schooling and lack 120 credits for entering into medical school.
Come Visit With Us
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.