Victoria University of Barbados, School of Medicine (VUB) is a medical university located in Bridgetown, the capital city of Barbados, a beautiful island country in the Caribbean.
Established in 2017 with a vision to deliver best medical education and facilitate medical aspirants excel in medicine, clinical practice, research, and patient care, VUB now has become one of the fastest growing medical universities in the Caribbean region.
Currently, VUB offers a 5-Year MD Program based on US Medical curriculum with international clinical rotations and is chartered by the Government of Barbados, licensed and recognized by the Ministry of Education, Barbados, recognized by Medical Council of India, registered with FAIMER and listed in WDOMS.
Our 5-Year MD Program (including 1-Year Pre Medical Program) follows US medical curriculum and is USMLE based.
1-Year Basic Foundation for medical sciences which introduce the students to the basics of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and prepare them for the next level.
In 2-Year Basic Sciences Program, students get to the next level of medical sciences and imbibe clinically integrated problem-based learning, conduct their research and experiments in laboratories, and prepare themselves for the clinical rotations.
In 2-Year Clinical Rotations Program, students get an exclusive opportunity to get into the real world of medicine – visiting hospitals and clinics, observing fellow doctors & medical practitioners and treating patients under guidance.