Victoria University of Barbados is well-recognized medical University and is also listed in the World Directory of Medical Schools. Our recognitions speak for the quality of medical education we provide to our students.
Here is a list of Recognitions of Victoria University of Barbados:
World Directory of Medical Schools is the most authentic list of all of the medical schools in the world, with accurate, up-to-date, and comprehensive information on each school which facilitates students to verify the authenticity of a medical school, explore their medical programs and check the University credentials.
VUB is listed in the World Directory of Medical Schools and School Details of the VUB, along with contact information, program details and other recognitions can be found on WDOMS School Detail Page of Victoria University of Barbados.
VUB is one of the only seven medical universities in Barbados which have been granted the charter/ license by the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Government of Barbados to establish and operate as a recognized university in the Island of Barbados.
Victoria University of Barbados holds membership of Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE), a membership organization with a global network of medical professionals and institutions with footprints in 90 countries worldwide. By joining AMEE, VUB contributes to and promotes excellence in medical education and evidence-based approach to teaching.
Victoria University of Barbados is a member of Global Alliance Medical Education (GAME), a global facilitator of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and Continuing Medical Education (CME) for medical professionals across the world. Since its inception in 1995, GAME has contributed immensely to promote lifelong learning in medicine, ultimately leading to the betterment of patient care and healthcare world.
Medical Council of India, abbreviated as MCI, is the only medical authority in India responsible for recognition of foreign medical colleges/ universities and institutes and their qualifications in India.
To get a license for medical practice in India, a Foreign Medical Graduate (FMG) must hold a valid degree from an MCI recognized Medical University.
VUB is approved and recognized by the Medical Council of India. After completing MD in Barbados at VUB, you can qualify MCI screening test (also known as FMGE or Foreign Medical Graduates Examination) and start practice in India.
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:
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 your MD degree issued by the University is recognized, not only in Barbados but India and other countries in Asia, Caribbean and other countries all around the world.
Once you complete your medical in Barbados and graduate from Victoria University of Barbados, you can go to the country of your choice for further medical education, qualify country-specific entrance examination and start a medical practice in the state of your choice!