Tuition Fees

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

All payments must be remitted to WUB by wire transfer only. WUB has not authorised any person to collect Tuition fees or any other monies on its behalf. No monies paid to any person other than WUB will be credited to the students Account with WUB. Tuition fees are subject to change.

While student- housing is arranged by the University, the cost is not covered in the cost of tuition listed above. Student must be prepared to pay $250-$600 per month in rent while studying at WUB: School of Medicine

Health Insurance is mandatory for every student in WUB. Students can either enrol their names in the Insurance Plan provided via WUB or students can provide proof of private coverage to the Bursar prior to the commencement of the current semester.

Clinical attire, consisting of lab jackets and scrubs, dissection kits and patient examination kits are a one-time expense of approximately $500.

Refund Policy & Regulations:
Refund Policy applies to all students who choose to pay the full tuition fee by semester and yearly basis.

Request for withdrawal from the school of medicine must be addressed to the Dean of the academic medicine and must be in writing with a valid reason.

Requests without specified reason will not be considered under the regulations of the university.

Date of withdrawal after acceptance of the request will be the date of the Dean receives the hand-delivered request and after the committee of admissions affairs approves it or the date the notice is received through the mail or other delivery system.

Charges such as deposits, fees, printed material, etc. are neither prorated nor refunded.

The refund if accepted under a specific reason shall be given within 90 days of withdrawal. In case of withdrawal prior to matriculation, the University levies an administrative charge of $ 1000.

Tuition Refund:
The University tuition refund policy to be applied in the event a continuing student leaves the School after the beginning of the semester is as follows.
Refund application received after 30 days from the date of leaving school will not be eligible for refund.

Attendance of two (2) weeks or less Refund 40%.
Attendance of Three (3) weeks or less Refund 30%.
Attendance of four (4) weeks Refund 20%.
No refund issued after 30 days of attendance at the school

Textbooks must be purchased. Basic Science curriculum texts cost as per regulations of university which will be specified in student -handbook and can be purchased through the University bookstore.

of Barbados?
An Established Institution

An Established Institution
WUB is a renowned healthcare institution that has offered Medical Degrees for well over a decade.

An International Career

An International Career
Join our international medical community where classes are taught in English by experienced professors and medical doctors from around the world.

Clinical Experience

Clinical Experience
Direct clinical experience is supported by a solid tutoring system and starts in your third year, which gives you considerable practical experience.

Innovative and Active Teaching

Innovative and Active Teaching
WUB curriculum is enhanced by a wide variety of active learning methods based on a student-centred approach (Problem-Based Learning, Case method, Concept maps, Simulated patients).


Enjoy the style, culture, gastronomy and entertainment of one of Barbados's most exciting cities. Venture further to experience the delights of Barbados or use the opportunity to learn Barbados.

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.

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