2018 Medicine Admissions
Washington University of Barbados is aspiring to be one among the
Medical Universities in the Caribbean.
All payments must be made to Washington University of Barbados. WUB has not authorized any person to collect Tuition Fees or any other monies on its behalf. WUB is not responsible for any funds lost because guidelines were not followed. Please be aware that fees are subjected to change.
Off-campus student housing can be arranged by the university. The cost is not included in the tuition fee. Student must be prepared to $250-$600 per month to rent an apartment while studying off campus.
Health Insurance is mandatory for every student attending WUB. Students can either enroll in the insurance plan provided via WUB or students can provide proof of private coverage prior to commencement of the current semester, to the Bursar.
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 a withdrawal from WUB must be addressed and hand delivered to the Dean of Medicine. The student must have a valid reason for withdrawal.
The date permitted to officially withdraw from WUB, will be issued after the Dean has received the request and after the committee of Admission Affairs approves it. The approval of the withdrawal will be sent through the mail or other delivery systems.
Charges such as deposits, fees, printed materials are may not be prorated nor refunded. However, if a refund is granted it will be issued within 90 days of withdrawal. Withdrawals prior to matriculation, the university levies an administrative charge of $1000.
A tuition only applies to continuing students who leave after:
Two weeks attendance or less – 40% refund.
Three weeks attendance – 30% refund.
Four weeks attendance – 20% refund.
Students who send refund applications 30 days after eaving the university, are not eligible for refunds.
Students must purchase their own textbooks and can purchase them through the university’s bookstore.
An Established Institution
WUB is a renowned healthcare institution that has offered Medical Degrees for well over a decade.
An International Career
Join our international medical community where classes are taught in English by experienced professors and medical doctors from around the world.
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
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
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.