Why Choose Us?

Admission Requirement for MD program at UCU

  • High school diploma

  • GPA 2.5

  • Undergraduate degree not required

  • MCAT not required

  • Only one year of college is required after high school for admission into MD program

  • High school graduates can apply directly for Pre-med/MD program

  • Tuition very affordable

Admission Requirement for MD program in US and CANADA

  • High school diploma not enough

  • GPA of at least 3.8

  • 4 years Undergraduate  degree is a must

  • MCAT is required

  • Admission is not a guarantee.

  • Tuition is extremely expensive.

The faculty and students will partner together to build a strong foundation which will include:


  1. Active learning and critical thinking.

  2. Effective communication skills.

  3. Teaching geared towards students completing their medical education and excelling in the required licensure examinations in the United States, Canada, India & other countries.

  4. The students will be prepared adequately both in their basic science and clinical education.

  5. Commitment to promote the health and well being of the community they serve in.

How Universal Caribbean University aims to achieve these objectives:

  1. The university will strive for national and international prominence through professionalism, diversity, timeliness, strategic growth & excellence in medical education.

  2. Besides regular classroom teachings and labs by learned professors in their respective fields of medicine, the Department of Education will be responsible for:

  • Didactic lectures, specifically oriented for problem solving skills

  • Group discussions and tutoring

  • Skill Stations and active learning programs

  • Computerized and virtual hands on learning

Close to Continental United States.

  • Paradise Island...

  • Extremely safe...

  • Friendly People...

  • 1 US dollar = 2.70 EC dollar (Eastern caribbean dollar)

We saw a need for a better medical school, that actually cares about students future .


We stress preventative medicine training as well as other specialty programs designed to educate students who will eventually become world-class, competent medical doctors for patients in any setting, whether it be a rural hospital, remote community, private practice, or large medical center.


We offer several programs at our St. Kitts medical school, with our main office located in Florida for the purpose of clinical clerkships.  Our programs include Four-year MD programs & Pre-med/Five-year MD programs.


If you’re looking for a quality medical education abroad with the feeling of being right at home, Universal Caribbean University is the right place for you.