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

Student Learning

Working with students to create diverse learning opportunities

The Department of Service Learning & Community Affairs serves as the primary administrative link between the community and WUB's physicians-in-training. Consistent with the University’s desire to produce physicians with a lifelong commitment to community service, the department serves the following functions:

  • Builds and maintains partnerships with community agencies
  • Assists faculty members with incorporating service learning into existing courses
  • Provides students with credited opportunities which help with their professional interests and to understand their duty to society as a physician.
  • It assists students with choosing from a wide variety of extracurricular activities in many organizations. These activities teach students about the health needs of Barbadians.

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

We Listen - We Invent - We Deliver

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