2019 Cuba Scholarship



Scholarships Offered by Cuba 2019

 Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for scholarships in Cuba tenable in the 2019/2020 academic year. 


Applicants must be Citizens of Barbados

Academic Requirements

  •  A minimum of five (5) subjects at CSEC Level, inclusive of at least three (3) of the four (4) following subjects:  Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology at Grades 1 or 2.

  •  English Language is compulsory for all areas of study.

 Other Requirements

Students must be between the ages of eighteen (18) and twenty-four (24) years.

Area of Study




  •         Internal Medicine
  •         Paediatrics
  •         Genecology and Obstetrics
  •         General Surgery
  •         Hygiene and Epidemiology

Documentation to be submitted:

  •         Birth Certificate (original).
  •         General Health Certificate, including HIV status and a pregnancy test (for females).
  •         Academic Qualifications.
  •         Police Certificate of Character.
  •         Ten (10) Passport size photographs

Travel Information

Applicants should be prepared to travel by the last week of August 2019.

Further information and application forms are available at the

Tertiary Section of the Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training, 
“The Elsie Payne Complex”, 
Constitution Road, 
St. Michael

where the completed application forms should be submitted no later than July 9, 2019.


Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training