American University of Barbados is dedicated to seeing that all qualified candidates who are interested in a career in medicine have the opportunity to study at our campus. We have made our application and matriculation process as simple as possible. The admission process comprises of the following easy steps.
Obtain the application form
There are two ways to get the Application Form and check list.
Complete application form and the other requested documents below:
As soon as your file is completed the admissions committee will meet to discuss your admission to the university. An interview will then be scheduled with the admissions committee. The interview may be conducted in person, over telephone or via video conference. Successful candidates will be notified and need to make the payment to The American University of Barbados. Please refer fee structure. All the successful candidates will receive a package from the school which needs to be completed prior to matriculation into the school.
In order to begin classes the student must:
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Applicants presenting secondary school, Advanced Level of the General Certificate of Education, the International Baccalaureate, or university/college undergraduate credentials will be assessed individually and will be considered for appropriate entry into the premedical program.
Premedical Program: First Semester a. Passes in GCSE Ordinary Levels (or the equivalent) are required in Mathematics, Science, Biology, Chemistry, English, and at least one other subject.
b. High school diploma (or the equivalent) with a strong GPA in science and strong SAT scores.
Premedical Program: Second or Third Semester Minimum of 30 university/college undergraduate-level credits that include some science foundation courses.*
* The science foundation courses required as a prerequisite to the medical program are: Biology I and II with lab, Organic Chemistry I and II with lab, Inorganic Chemistry I and II (General or Physical) with lab, at least one semester Physics with lab, one semester of Math (Calculus, Computer Science, or Statistics), and one semester of English.
A diploma in Premedical is awarded, if a student completes all four semesters of Pre Medical in Barbados. A Certificate will be awarded to a student that joins the program from second semester minimum.