Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER)
Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER) was established in 2000 by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) as a non-profit foundation with a motive to promote excellence in international health through programmatic education and research activities.
Victoria University of Barbados is registered with FAIMER (FAIMER SCHOOL ID: F0005028) and supports its noble aim to achieve health for all by improving health professions education with a focus on three specific strategies:
- Faculty development: To impart quality medical education;
- Targeted Research: To inform health workforce (policy and practice); and
- Development of Data: To advance educational quality improvement decisions.
Recognition of Victoria University of Barbados by prominent medical institutions and authorities makes VUB one of the finest MBBS colleges in Barbados and ensures that MD degree issued by the University is recognized, not only in Barbados but India and other countries in Asia, the Caribbean and regions all around the world.
Once students complete their medical in Barbados and graduate from Victoria University of Barbados, they can opt for postgraduate medical education, qualify country-specific entrance examination, and start a medical practice in the country of their choice!