About Us

American University of Barbados

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.

AUB aims at inculcating it's traits of honesty, compassion, courage, persistence and responsibility among the students, so as to empower them not only to become competent doctors but also sensitive and caring human beings.

The American University of Barbados (AUB) School of Medicine is operating from its lush green campus in Wildey, Saint Michael, Barbados. The northern part of the property houses several building and parking areas, while the southern part include cricket ground and tennis court. The college buildings are aesthetically and architecturally designed. AUB is committed to academic excellence and research. The school has actively engaged in publishing research papers in International Journals.

Vision & Mission

Vision

AUB aspires to produce medical graduates who are emotionally and culturally sensitive with the worldclass competence, so that they can be valued and respected as responsible citizens. The aim of the university is not only to produce medical doctors with a good clinical knowledge, but also to instill in them ethics and values by which they can treat their patients with a human touch.

Mission

AUB seeks to provide world-class medical education with advanced and innovative technology in an environment that fosters appreciative enquiry, human sensitivity and collaborative research aimed at reducing human suffering and pain.

Core Values and Learning Beliefs

Committed to excellence, AUB believes that it is our mission to inspire our students to strive for and meet high levels of academics and personal achievements. We believe that the respectful, supportive and engaging learning environment at AUB instills intellectual curiosity, a passion for learning, as well as an understanding of one's role in the local community and in a diverse global society.