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Study Medicine at the top medical Universities in the world. Have you ever thought of studying in the Caribbean? Caribbean Universities are fast becoming the best places to study Medicine because of the ability to finish your clinicals in the United States. The most advantage of studying in the Caribbean is that your medical degrees are accepted in every country in the world. Although there are many medical Universities in the Caribbean, there are just a few that stand out. Please take your time to read about each of the listed Universities and contact us for more information. REMEMBER ADMISSION PROCESS IS FREE AND VISA IS 100% GUARANTEED.

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Suite 13, Asiri Plaza,
59 NTA Uniport Road,
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Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.
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Below are a brief information about the Universities, courses and fees; please give us a call or visit any of our offices for full details (ADMISSION IS FREE);

THE AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF SAINT VINCENT (AUS)

The American University of Saint Vincent (AUS) is one of the best Medical Institutions in the world. It is an institution of higher learning with the purpose to preserve and optimize human life in Saint Vincent and the world beyond. The medical school is located in the island of St. Vincent, in the Caribbean. With qualified and dedicated faulty at the helm, they are committed in their endeavor to nurture physicians who are passionate and devoted to excellence in the field of health care. In today’s rapidly changing world, where healthcare is being reformed and revolutionized, the university plays an important role in ensuring that our students are responsive and amenable to the emerging trends in healthcare.  The University provides a professional environment for learning and discovery through the education of medical professionals.

  • AUS is chartered by the government of St. Vincent and Grenadines and accredited by the National Accreditation Board.
  • AUS is listed in the International Medical Education Directory (IMED). This is an accurate and up-to-date compilation of international medical schools recognized by the appropriate government agency in the medical schools respective country. The IMED is compiled by the Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research.
  • The American University of St. Vincent is recognized by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG). This grants you the right to take all three steps of the United States Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE), which must be passed to become a practicing physician in the U.S.
  • AUS is also listed in the Avicenna Directories, successor to WHO's World Directory of Medical Schools.

**Note The Pre-Med phase has been discounted by 40%

AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF SAINT VINCENT TUITION FEES

1st Year

40%  Discounted

40%  Discounted

Semester 1:

Pre-Med 1

$2,500

$2,500

Semester 2:

Pre-Med 2

$2,500

$2,500

Semester 3:

Pre-Med 3

$2,500

$2,500

TOTAL

$7,500

$7,500

2nd Year

 

Semester 4:

Pre-Med 4

$2,500

$2,500

Semester 5:

MD 1

$3,800

$3,800

Semester 6:

MD 2

$3,800

$3,800

TOTAL

$10,100

$10,100

3rd Year

 

Semester 7:

MD 3

$3,800

$3,800

Semester 8:

MD 4

$3,800

$3,800

*Advanced Introduction to Clinical Medicine

US

Non - US

Semester 9:

MD 5

$6,000

$3,950

Medical Liability Insurance

$1,000

$1,000

TOTAL

$14,600

$12,550

4th Year

US

Non - US

Semester 10:

CS 1

$8,750

$5,950

Semester 11:

CS 2

$8,750

$5,950

Medical Liability Insurance

$1,250

$1,250

TOTAL

$18,250

$13,150

5th Year

US

Non - US

Semester 12:

    CS 3

$8,750

$5,950

Semester 13:

    CS 4

$8,750

$5,950

Medical Liability Insurance

$1,250

$1,250

TOTAL

$18,250

$13,150

 

Semester 14:

CS 5

$8,750

$5,950

Accommodation and general living Expenditure in Saint Vincent is about $500 per month.

AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF BARBADOS

The American University of Barbados is one of the best Medical Universities in the Caribbean. American University of Barbados provides a 5 ½ years MD Program for high school graduates and a 4 years MD program for University/College science graduates. This medical education leads to United States medical board certification to practice in the USA after taking USMLE exams. Apart from practicing medicine, this education opens varied avenues in the field of medical sciences. American University of Barbados follows a USA styled curriculum. The American University of Barbados, School of Medicine, Barbados and Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital, India are under the same umbrella of management. Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital is among Top Medical Colleges of India and is recognized by the Government of India. American University of Barbados, School of Medicine is a perfect platform to achieve a successful medical career.

CERTIFICATION AND REGISTRATIONS:

  • Chartered by the Government of Barbados.
  • Licensed and Recognized by the Ministry of Education, Barbados.
  • Registered by Barbados Accreditation Council.
  • Approved and Listed with WHO/AVICENNA and IMED/FAIMER Directories.
  • Listed with Medical Council of India

CORE BENEFITS:

  • Students can take their clinical rotations in the USA Loretto Hospital, Jackson park Hospital at Chicago, Atlanta Medical Center at Atlanta. They can also go to the University of Malta, Medical School at Malta, Philippines, Barbados and India.
  • The University admits students three times a year in the month of January, May and September
  • Fee structure is very reasonable compared to most medical schools in the western countries
  • Highly qualified in-house faculty and guest faculty from various countries
  • Scholarships are available for eligible students.
  • Nigerian students can now do their clinical rotation at half the cost at the University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria if they can’t afford the United States rotation.

TUITION FEES:

 

Three Semesters a Year

Fees in US Dollars

Application Fee

 

100.00

     

Pre- Med

Semester I

5000.00

Pre- Med

Semester II

5000.00

Pre- Med

Semester III

5000.00

Pre- Med

Semester IV

5000.00

     
     

Basic Science

Semester I

6500.00

Basic Science

Semester II

6500.00

Physical Diagnosis Course Cost

 

450.00

Basic Science

Semester III

6500.00

Basic Science

Semester IV

6500.00

Basic Science  (USMLE Prep)

Semester V

7900.00

     
     

Clinical Science

Semester I

7900.00

Clinical Science

Semester II

7900.00

Clinical Science

Semester III

7900.00

Clinical Science

Semester IV

7900.00

Clinical Science

Semester V

7900.00

Clinical Science

Semester VI

7900.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other Expenses

 

 

Books for MD Program  (optional)

 

6500.00

Malpractice Insurance (2 Years while in US)

 

1932.00

USMLE Step 1

 

820.00

USMLE Step 2 CK (Clinical Knowledge)

 

820.00

USMLE Step 2 CS (Clinical Skills)

 

1440.00

ECFMG Exam Chart

 

50.00

ECFMG History Chart

 

50.00

USMLE Transcript

 

65.00

Hostel for Accommodation (2 Years while in the US)

Approximate price

18000.00

Food  approximate price  per meal

 

6.00

Graduation Fee

 

500.00

 

 

 

ST. GEORGE'S UNIVERSITY

St. George's University was founded as an independent School of Medicine in 1976, St. George’s University opened its doors to students beginning in January 1977. It has evolved into a top center of international education, drawing students and faculty from 140 countries to the Caribbean island of Grenada, in the West Indies. Students attending SGU enjoy the benefits of a thriving multicultural environment on the True Blue campus, offering all the amenities and technologically advanced facilities of a world-class institution.

The University’s more than 17,000 graduates include physicians, veterinarians, scientists, and public health and business professionals across the world. The University offers medical and veterinary medical degrees in the Schools of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, and independent and dual graduate degrees in the sciences, public health, and business. Undergraduate degree programs are also available through its School of Arts and Sciences, and students may build on their education by pursuing a degree in the School of Graduate Studies. The University programs are accredited and approved by many governing authorities, and SGU is affiliated with educational institutions worldwide, including in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, and Ireland.

Why is St, George’s the Caribbean Leader?

FIRST private medical school in the Caribbean.

  • Established in 1976
  • First Entering Class: January of 1977
  • First Affiliation between NY Hospital and Private International Medical School for conducting clinical training.
  • First Graduating Class: May 1981

Recognized International Leader in US Licensing Examinations over the University’s lifetime.

  • 2015: St. George’s University’s US and Canadian Students achieved a 97% first-time pass rate on the USMLE I, surpassing students from US and Canadian Schools 6 years in a row. (http://www.usmle.org/performance-data)
  • 2012: USMLE Step 1 First-Time Test Takers Achieve 97% Pass Rate St. George’s University students who took the USMLE 1 for the first time in 2012 achieved a 97 percent pass rate, marking the fourth consecutive year that SGU’s overall first-time pass rate on the examination surpassed 90 percent. These students have come to SGU from 37 countries, with Canadian students achieving an impressive 100 percent pass rate.
  • 2011: Top Performance on USMLE Board Exams St. George’s University students who took the USMLE 1 for the first time in 2011 achieved a 95% pass rate. The first-time taker pass rate posted on the USMLE website for students at US and Canadian schools for this same period is 94%. SGU’s US and Canadian students who took this examination for the first time in 2011 achieved a 96% pass rate.
  • 2008: 15-year Leader in Caribbean USMLE Step 1 and USMLE Step II/CK first time pass rate. An article in Academic Medicine cited Grenada (SGU is the only medical school in Grenada) as the 15 year leader in USMLE Part 1 and 2 first time pass rates. This article puts Grenada 14.7% ahead of the closest country, Dominica. (Academic Medicine, Vol 83, No. 10/October 2008 Supplement).
  • 1985: Leader in ECFMG examination results. An article in the Journal of the American Medical Association cited St. George’s University as having the highest initial pass rate on the ECFMG examination of any non-US medical school with a significant number of US medical students (100+ over the studied period of 1969–1982).

Recognition And Accreditation: A World Of Firsts

  • 2016: SGU re-designated at the World Health Organization Collaborating Center on Environmental and Occupational Health.
  • 2015: SGU MPH program is re-accredited by CEPH for a full seven-year period into 2022. SGU MPH program remains the only CEPH accredited program in the English-speaking Caribbean and one of six programs outside the United States.
  • 2013: SGU/WINDREF approved as the first and only United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Regional Collaborating Center in the English-speaking Caribbean to focus on mitigating the effects of climate change in small island states
  • 2013: SGU selected to host the Gamma Kappa Chapter of the Delta Omega Honors Society, the oldest professional public health society in the world and the first for the Caribbean region.
  • 2012: SGU was selected to serve as the first and only World Health Organization Collaborating Center (WHO CC) for the English-speaking Caribbean in the area of Environmental and Occupational Health.
  • 2010: FIRST Caribbean school to earn accreditation for its Master of Public Health Degree by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).
  • 2009 FIRST private medical school to be accredited by The Caribbean Accreditation Authority for Education in Medicine and other Health Professions (CAAM-HP)
  • 2007: FIRST existing private medical school to receive provisional accreditation by the Caribbean Accreditation Authority for Education in Medicine and other Health Professions (CAAM-HP).
  • 1987: FIRST private medical school in the Caribbean to be approved by the New York Education Department for the purpose of placing long-term clinical clerks in New York hospitals. This approval was a full decade before any other private medical school in the Caribbean was approved.
  • 1984: FIRST private medical school in the Caribbean to be approved by the New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners for the purpose of placing long-term clinical clerks in New Jersey hospitals.

TUITION AND FEES

Premedical (Grenada)

Per Term

$12,791

 

Per Credit

$853

 

Basic Sciences (Grenada and KBT)**

Clinical Years

Term 1

$28, 906

Term 1

$29,535

Term 2

$28,906

Term 2

$29,535

Term 3 only

$10,636

Term 3

$29,535

Term 3/4

$39,541

Term 4

$29,535

Term 4 only

$28,906

Term 5

$29,535

 Term 5

 $31,925

   
 

Malpractice Insurance, Clinical Terms 1-5

Per Term

$357

Additional Fees

Oral Examination Fee

$1,407

Graduation Fee

$713

 

Books, per term (approximately)

$515

School of Graduate Studies

MPH Programs, per credit

$977

MSc Programs, per credit

$853

PhD Programs, per credit

$853

Of the total cost to attend St. George’s University School of Medicine, approximately 15% represents administrative/student fees.

ALL SAINT UNIVERSITY DOMINICA OR SAINT VINCENT & THE GRENADINES

All Saints University is recognized and accredited by the National Accreditation Board, St. Vincent and the Grenadines. It has campuses in St. Vincent and the Grenadines and Dominica. The University offers 4-year MD degree program for individuals who possess Bachelor of Science degree in Life Sciences or Engineering and 5-year MD degree program for secondary school or high school science graduates. The University is authorized by the Government of Dominica and the Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines to confer Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree upon students of the University who successfully complete all the MD (MBBS) degree graduation requirements of the University. Graduates of the University are also eligible to practice in St. Vincent and the Grenadines and Dominica.

Additionally, the University is recognized;

  • The Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, Philadelphia, USA (www.ecfmg.org)
  • Listed in the International Medical Education Directory (IMED).
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) (Avicenna) (www.avicenna.ku.dk).
  • Medical Council of Canada (MCC)
  • General Medical Council (GMC), United Kingdom
  • Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN)

The breakdown fees for the 5-Year MD Degree program is outlined below. Please note that all fees are in US Dollars and Lunch meals inclusive.

FEES:

                             DOMINICA

ST. VINCENT              

1st Year                     

 

Semester 1:

PM1

$4,750

$4,350

Semester 2:

PM2

$3,200

$2,800

Semester 3:

PM3

$3,200

$2,800   ,

TOTAL

$11,150

$9,950  ,

2nd Year

Semester 4:

PM4

$3,650

$3,250

Semester 5:

MD1

$3,950

$3,450

Semester 6:

MD2

$3,950

$3,450   ,

TOTAL

$11,550

$10,150  ,

3rd Year

Semester 7:

MD3

$4,400

$3,900

Semester 8:

MD4

$3,950

$3,450

Semester 9:

MD5

$3,950

$3,450    ,

TOTAL

$12,300

$10,800 ,

4th Year

Semester 10:

CS1

          $7,650

$7,650

Semester 11:

CS2

$7,200

$7,200

Semester 12:

      CS3

$7,200

$7,200    ,

TOTAL

$22,050

$22,050 ,

5th Year

Semester 13:

CS4

$7,650

$7,650

Semester 14:

CS5

$7,200

$7,200

Semester 15:

CS6

$7,200

$7,200

TOTAL

$22,050

$22,050 ,

GENERAL COST OF LIVING

Accommodation is an Average of $250 per month. General living cost ranges from $300 to $600 per month depending on individual habits and preferences.

CONTACT US TODAY AND WE WILL GUIDE YOU THROUGH THE ENTIRE PROCESS AND VISA PROCESS ABSOLUTELY FREE (Just give us a call if you are not in any of our office locations);

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HEAD OFFICE:

Suite 78, Nandu Plaza,
Plot 566 Ndola Square,
Off Michael Opara Crescent,
Wuse Zone 5, Abuja, Nigeria.
Tel: +2348033945001
+2348183971045
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Suite 13, Asiri Plaza,
59 NTA Uniport Road,
Opposite Ozuoba Primary School,
Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.
Tel: +2348033945001
+2348183971045
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