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

Why WUB?

Famous for its pristine beaches, Barbados is a place which carries the all-inclusive beauty of nature. In addition to the dazzling powdery sand, magnificent turquoise blue waves and mesmerizing sunsets. Barbados’ capital and The Garrison are listed by UNESCO World Heritage. There is a lot of history and folklore that adds to the charm and intrigue of the island.

Studying at an international medical school is a desire for lots of students across the globe. You can make it a reality with WUB. Barbados is the perfect place to study medicine and WUB is the perfect university.

One of the greatest strengths of WUB is the commitment and quality of our faculty, whose primary objective is to mentor of medical students.

At WUB, our faculty has been renowned both for their exceptional professional credentials and their strong commitment to teaching. Faculty members are eager and skilled to train the next generation of physicians through problem-based learning, lectures, and community involvement.

The classrooms are equipped with advanced technology such as projectors and modern simulation systems, that provide students with an efficient learning environment. Students experience what it feels like to be a real doctor.

The campus life of WUB consists of several extracurricular activities so that students can engage themselves in their free time. There are arrangements for Basketball, Soccer, Cricket along with other outdoor and indoor activities. WUB also has a gym and jogging centre.

Life at WUB includes various clubs that students can take advantage of. For instance, in culture, the arts, academics and athletics. There is something for every student. WUB is filled with lively, enthusiastic and friendly students. Incoming students have a chance to make friendships that will last a lifetime at this diverse campus.

WUB follows USMLE methodology which is the main step to become a licensed physician in the USA. Washington University of Barbados is among the few schools that created a curriculum for both USA and international students to prepare them for USMLE.

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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WUB University
Casa Grande, Hibiscus Block Oldbury,
St.philip, Barbados

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