American University of Barbados
Shahjalal University of Science and Technology
American University of Barbados, School of Medicine shines as a beacon of excellence in the island nation of Barbados. With the strength of its highly accomplished faculty and effective teaching methodology, AUB has been providing quality medical education to students from around the world.
At AUB, it is our mission to provide the world with a cadre of physicians who are not just equipped with the most contemporary medical knowledge but are also empathetic individuals who are revered by the society for the compassion they demonstrate in their practice. AUB’s conducive learning environment promotes professional as well as personal growth.
The American University of Barbados is Accredited by CAAM-HP, chartered by the Government of Barbados. Licensed and Recognized by the Ministry of Education, Barbados and also registered with the Accreditation Council. It is listed by FAIMER, World Federation for Medical Education (WFME). Certified by Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG). It is also recognized by the Medical Council of Canada and Medical Council of India.
The school offers a USA style medical curriculum with USMLE focused teaching. The small class size allows for a more personalized learning experience. The curriculum practices Integrated Learning Program, taught in English. The highly qualified faculty emphasizing on Interactive Studies and Problem Based Learning.
HOUSING, TRANSPORTATION AND LIVING EXPENSES ( $500 to $800 /month) // TEXTBOOKS - Most of the required textbooks are available in the Library. However, it is advisable that the students may purchase their own books. // CLINICAL ATTIRE AND MEDICAL KITS - Students would require Lab coat and safety goggles during Premedical program. As the students enter into the MD program they should have an Examination kit containing stethoscope, BP apparatus, torch, measuring tape, reflex hammer, tuning fork, otoscope and suturing kit for physical diagnosis course. The students must procure the requisite before commencement of the respective programs. // HEALTH INSURANCE -Health Insurance is mandatory while students are enrolled at American University of Barbados. Students can either enroll in a plan provided by the university or can purchase their own insurance.