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.

"…We keep moving forward, opening up new doors, and doing new things because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths." – Walt Disney

Students who study abroad gain cultural experience and the opportunity to meet different types of people. At WUB we organize trips and other social events, so our students can have fond memories that will last them a lifetime.

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

Basic Science courses are taught over a period of a year and a half. From their first year students are introduced to hands-on and theoretical interdisciplinary modules.

Pre-Clinical Sciences
Pre-Clinical Sciences

Courses are taught in Barbados and lasts for two years. Quality education is important to WUB, therefore, Pre-medical Science is made available to students who have completed twelve years but need to obtain additional credits.

Clinical Rotations
Clinical Rotations

Two years of Clinical Rotations in the United States and Canada. The course includes OB/GYN, Family Practice and Pediatrics to name a few.

Specialty School

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

Washington University of Barbados is located in the lush country side of the parish of St. Philip. The campus features state of the art, medical laboratories and a digital library. The teaching hospital and the research laboratories, are managed by the Director of the university, Mr. Deoraj Dalchand. These facilities are integral to the growth of future doctors, nurses and physiotherapists. WUB has the best medical minds in the Caribbean imparting knowledge to students. The university also has English professors to assist students whose first language is not English.

Washington University is proud to be recognized and accredited by Ministry of Education, Government of Barbados, Medical Council of India (MCI), World Health Organization (WHO), Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER) just name a few. To see more of our accreditations please visit our page(http://www.wubmed.org/accredited-caribbean-medical-schools-barbados.php)

Currently, a new wing of the university is being constructed to house more faculty and staff. The wing is to be completed 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 is medicine without borders and the international career you’ve been dreaming of.

Clinical Experience

Clinical Experience

We have the best medical professionals in the Caribbean on campus. Each professor has a vast amount of medical experience and extensive knowledge.

Innovative and Active Teaching

Innovative and Active Teaching

Trained professionals who are committed to their students. Therefore, WUB curriculum utilizes teaching strategies centered around the students’ educational needs. For example, Case Method, Simulated Patients, Problem-Based Learning to name a few.

Barbados

Barbados

While you pursue your medical degree, don’t forget to take a break and soak in the golden sun on the white sandy beaches of Barbados. Barbadians, like their island are warm and inviting. So, enjoy cultural events at the Crop Over Festival or swim with the turtles.

Advanced Research and Technology

Advanced Research and Technology

WUB provides advanced medical technology and research facilities. Presently, a new simulation centre is being constructed. The centre is designed to the highest technological standards and 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 are welcomed to visit our campus. Meet our faculty and staff, and hear from present students. We will be more than happy to arrange a tour and provide any other additional information about WUB.

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

Join us for Professional Day and receive a hands-on experience with medical simulations.

Health Science

EDUCATION
education

Education

WUB is among the handful of universities that offer preparation for USMLE. The preparation is integrated into the regular medical curriculum.

EDUCATION
research

Research

Clinical research is a part of healthcare that determines safety and effectiveness medical practices. At WUB students are encouraged to do clinical research as it gives them beneficial insight to pioneering medical theories. Subsequently, students may discover medical theories of their own.

EDUCATION
Community

Community

At WUB we care about the community. We aim not only to treat the community but also to inform. Therefore, we have many events centered around the community.

EDUCATION
Healthcare

Healthcare

Excellent healthcare is important to us. Therefore, to ensure we achieve such, we provide multidisciplinary scientific knowledge to equip students to diagnose, prevent and manage clinical problems.

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