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 seek well-rounded applicants who are passionate about a career in healthcare. Students who possess the ability to manage the demands of medical school along with other aspects of life.
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.
5.5 Years MD Program
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.
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.
Two years of Clinical Rotations in the United States and Canada. The course includes OB/GYN, Family Practice and Pediatrics to name a few.
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 is medicine without borders and the international career you’ve been dreaming of.
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
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.
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
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 2019.
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5.5 Years MD Program
Basic Science Program - 1.5 YearsThe Basic Science program was specially created to handle the health care needs of the society. The program lasts two years and all classes take place at the WUB campus in Barbados.
Pre-Clinical Sciences - 2 YearsThe Pre-Medical Program is specifically designed to assist students who have completed 12 years of schooling but need the 120 credits necessary for admission into medical school.
Come Visit With Us
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.