American University Of Barbados

American University Of Barbados

AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF BARBADOS

INTRODUCTION

American University of Barbados (AUB) is located on the beautiful island of Barbados, the most easterly of the islands in the Caribbean chain. At American University of Barbados School of Medicine, we believe in enriching the medical educational experience through interaction and service. From our small faculty-to-student ratio to renowned and experienced faculty members possessing impressive research credentials, our university is committed to producing world-class doctors and scholars. Consequently, our distinguished faculty members are globally recognized for their academic rigor and highly-interactive teaching styles. Likewise, our students come from very diverse backgrounds with rich experiences and are committed to being compassionate and knowledgeable doctors and prominent scholars. Their motto Knowledge for life which could well is the one liner for the American University of Barbados. It is the best place to pursue your dream of mastering the art and science of modern medicine.

The AUB School of Medicine seeks to provide world-class medical education with cutting-edge equipment and pedagogy in an environment that fosters knowledgeable, compassionate and responsible physicians. By providing exemplary medical education programs, the American University of Barbados School of Medicine seeks to engage a new generation of medical doctors with increased globalized networks of healthcare services augmented by a remarkable curriculum with distinguished faculty. As such, we are dedicated to providing you the best possible medical education for the 21st century

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Mission

AUB aspires to produce medical graduates, who are emotionally and culturally sensitive and have a world - class compentence, so that they can be valued and respected healers, and responsible citizens anywhere, they choose to be. The aim of the University is not only to produce 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.


Vision

Vision AUB seeks to provide world-class medical education with cutting edge equipment and pedagogy in an environment that fosters appreciative enquiry, human sensitivity and collaborative research aimed at reducing human suffering and pain.


Goal

To emerge as one of the Top International Medical Schools in the World.


Objectives

AAU has some of the best hospitals for students to become best physicians. Our students are more than prepared to face today's medical challenges.

  • To estalish an epitome of excellence in profession medical education.
  • To create a pool of medical professionls haivng multiple skills.
  • To create an emdodiment of perpetual innovative learning in healthcare profession.
  • To inculate the values of ethical excellence among medical career aspirants.


Program Overview

Location Lands Down, Silver Sands, Christ Church, Barbados.
Eligibility Min 60 % marks in PCB and English
Program Name Medicine
Degree Conferred M.D ( Doctor of Medicine)
Duration 5 Years
Intake 2016
Medium of Teaching English
Requirements Marks Sheets of 10th and 12th Valid
Passport Healthy and Non-Criminal
Record Application and Photos


It is where dreams turn to reality and aspirations to success stories. Let us provide the candle that will light your path to the future. Our endeavor is to emphasize 'student centric' rather than 'teacher centric' training. We view the role of a teacher as a facilitator who helps students 'learn the subject' rather than merely 'teach the subject'. The aim of the University is not only to produce 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.


AUB offers 2 programs of varying duration:

Comprehensive 5 1/2 year MD Program for motivated high school graduates 4 year MD Program for B.Sc. graduates
Our curriculum is on par with the best that the US medical schools offer. Our professors are experienced and well qualified to guide you through your course. Our excellent student-teacher ratio ensures that each student gets the individual attention he requires. Practical education is imparted through hospital integrated programs and clinical clerkship rotations.



The Ministry of Education, Barbados CHARTER
American University of Barbados received Charter to establish and operate school of medical sciences from the Government of Barbados in April 2011
American University of Barbados is recognized and licensed by the Ministry of Education, Barbados.
American University of Barbados is Approved and Listed with WHO/AVICENNA Directories
Approved and listed with FAIMER'S International Medical Education Directory (IMED)
Approved by the Medical Council of Canada. (M.C.C.)
Barbados Accreditation Council


Advantage AUB

  • USMLE focused teaching with USA styled curriculum.
  • Curriculum is designed on structured interactive studies, integrated learning program and problem based learning using 3D-animation.
  • Pre-Med options at India
  • Medical Licensure for graduates in USA & Canada upon successful completion of USMLE step 1 and 2.
  • Affordable fee for M.D. program
  • Personalized mentoring of students by designated faculty during the entire length of the program.
  • Online library access to more than 60,000 titles consisting of books and journals.
  • Experience of learning beyond classroom in am establishment consisting of diverse student community that integrated talent and awarness of varied cultural practices.


Curriculum Overview

In today's competitive and technically challening environment, American University of Barbados is Offerinf blended learning, capable of addressing the ever-changing needs of Techno-Medical advancements, in addition to providing insights into the conventional medical practices that are currently being followed across the globe.
Pre Medical Program - 4 semesters
Basic Science Program - 5 semsters(USMLE Preparation)
Clinical Science Program - 6 semesters
(Clinical Rotations at affiliated hospitals in USA and other countries)



Clinical Sciences

In the last six semesters of the medical school's MD program, the Clinical Sciences, are designed to prepare the student to fucntion effectively in a clinical setting. 72 weeks of clinical training are divided into 48 weeks of core rotations and 24 weeks of elective rotations. The Clinical Sciences are completed during clinical rotatiosn at affiliated hospitals and clinical facilities in the USA.


Faculty at AUB

Faculty inspires to transform ordinary students into CHAMPIONS!!
The task of an excellent faculty is to collectively stimulate " seemingly ordinary" students to demonstrate extraordinary skills. The faculty at AUB are prominent intellectuals and specialits in the field of Medicine. They are comitted to students success and to an education which is rigorous and relevant. All are devoated to providing transformative learning experiences for their students. The faculty-student relationship begins with allocation of faculty to become individual mentors for rach and every student. The Student-centred approach to teaching and learning adopted by the faculty includes designing program delivery models that meet the needs of every learned, blended with classroom-based programs. Faculty courseworkgives students a releveant, practical education that will set them apart in their respective fiels as experts.






Accommodation

Students will be offered accommodation at the dorms maintained by American University of Barbados. Students will also have a choice of a variety of very comfortable, furnished housing accommodations off-Campus. Your accommodation will be provided with basic furnishings in each room, that is: a bed, night table/s, desk, chair, chest of drawers and a clothes closet. There is a communal living/lounge area and a fully equipped kitchen. There is also a dining room area. You will be provided with bed linen, kitchen utensils including cutlery, pots and pans. You will re quire to have your towels and toiletries. These items can also be purchased in Barbados. The apartments come equipped with T.V. and internet service. The apartments are two bed room apartments. Student has a choice for a single room accommodation or shared accommodation with another student. All rooms are air-conditioned.



Climate

The country generally experiences two seasons, one of which includes noticeably higher rainfall. Known as the "wet season", this period runs from June to November. By contrast, the "dry season" runs from December to May. From December to May the average temperatures range from 21 to 31 oC (70 to 88 oF), while between June and November, they range from 23 to 31 oC (73 to 88 oF).


Transport

There are direct flights from USA, Canada, UK, Amsterdam and connecting flights from most of the countries of the world. The island's lone airport is the Grantley Adams International Airport. It receives daily flights by several major airlines from points around the globe, as well as several smaller regional commercial airlines and charters.


Explore Barbados

Drawing on its British, Caribbean and African roots, Barbados has establish its own distinctive identity, evidenced in its customs, traditions and values, which is passionately expressed through the rich history, exceptional cuisine and artistic talents of its people. Barbados offers several amenities provided in other development countries including large supermarkets, shopping malls, excellent restaurants for dining, public and private healthcare, and several churches of varying dominations. It is the only coral island in the region with all white sand beaches and has been rated as the 51st richest country in the world in terms of per capita GDP.






AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF BARBADOS - AUB
Year Fee in USD
1 1/2 Year - Pre Medical 15,350
2nd Year 12,000
3rd Year 10,000
4rd Year 10,000
5rd Year 10,000
Pre Medical Fee Break Up
After Admission Letter 8,350 USD
After VISA 4,000 USD
In JAN-17( in Barbados) 3,000 USD
Living Cost 25,000 rs per month

MCI Status : Approved (List of MCI Approved Universities)


Processing Charges: 1,50,000 INR

Note: Fee should be paid directly to the university account