Texila American University (TAU) in Guyana has evolved into one of the most prestigious international medical schools in the Caribbean. Since its inception in 2010, TAU has remained committed to excellence in the education of future physicians in Guyana and across the world. With a diverse student base, TAU has been providing a rich collaborative environment to nurture talent in the field of healthcare.

As one of the best Caribbean medical schools, TAU offers a thriving multicultural environment that fosters its diverse academic community. Our spacious campus spreads over 1.5 acres. TAU welcomes students into a realm of advanced facilities and hi-tech training amenities for a world-class education in academic medicine. Being a distinguished center of medical studies, we embrace cross-disciplinary teaching modalities, leading-edge technologies, and pioneering methods to impart advanced knowledge in basic science and clinical skills.

The curriculum of TAU is structured after the best US and Caribbean Medical Schools. Doctors graduating from TAU are engaged in offering progressive clinical care in renowned hospitals across the country.

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Texila American University Guyana
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4 Year MD, 5.5 years MD
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MCAT is not mandatory for admission. However MCAT results are considered for scholarships.
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4 Year MD Program , 5.5 Year MD Program:

The MD Program

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Details about the Pre-Med Program (if available):

Premedical program at TAU is structured for 3 Semesters (18 Months) to earn 90 Premed Credit Hours. Upon Completion, Students are advanced to Complete the Basic Science Courses.

Details about the Basic Sciences:

Basic Sciences Program at TAU is a 4 Semester course of Study that consists of two semesters per Calendar Year.

Details about the Clinical Sciences:

Upon Completion of 2 Years of Basic Sciences Curriculum, students become directly involved in the care and study of patients as they begin to work with team members caring for hospitalized Individuals.

Students’ progress through the following Clinical Rotations at our affiliated hospital sites in United States and Caribbean

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