Texila American University

Texila American University – College of Medicine (TAU COM) Guyana was established on September 27, 2010, and was registered with the National Accreditation Council of Guyana (NACG) on November 18, 2010. The University has maintained registration with National Accreditation Council since its inception and the current registration is valid till 2023. TAU started the first batch of students at the Critchlow Campus, Woolford Avenue, Georgetown, Guyana on the 1st of May 2011.

The Doctor of Medicine (MD) program offered by TAU COM was among the first of the programs which were established. The four-Year Doctor of Medicine program consists of a two-year basic sciences program and a two-year clinical sciences program. The clinical rotations were initially offered at Georgetown Public Hospital in Guyana and was extended to  Tucson Medical Center in Arizona in the USA. TAU also introduced NBME examinations for the 2020 semester and all the MD students are now required to take NBME, Subject, shelf, and comprehensive examinations as part of their course completion requirements. In 2021 TAU partnered with Kaplan University and introduced Kaplan review programs as part of the Transition Semester.

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Texila American University Tuition Fees

Tuition: USD 18000 per year

(Applicable to the Premed Plus MD program students too)

(TAU offers a variety of scholarships and students are encouraged to refer to the scholarship page for information on available scholarship)

  • Students doing clinical rotations in the USA will be charged an additional $9990 per clinical semester
  • 1st year tuition includes one semester Hostel fees for International Students.
Other Fees:
  • Re-registration fees 100 USD
  • Exam Fees Including NBME Subject (Per Semester for Basic Science):  240 USD
  • Educational Resources (Per Semester for Basic Science): 200 USD
  • Basic Science Exit Exam (One Time):  300 USD
  • Transition Semester Tuition: 4000 USD
  • Exam Fees Including NBME Shelf (Per Semester for Clinical Science):  240 USD
  • Clinical Exit Exam: 1000 USD
  • Malpractice Insurance (per year) $1000 USD for US rotation Students
  • Health Insurance: 200 USD (Per year & Subject to change)
  • One time Health checkup: 125 USD (Only for International Students)
  • Visa processing fee: 250 USD (Subject to change) (Only for International Students)
  • Visa extension fee: 560 USD (Subject to change)(Only for International Students)
  • Medical Insurance:  202 USD per year   (Subject to change) for Philippines Rotation
  • Graduation fee: $915

Hostel (Dorm) fees: USD 3000 per year (does not include food, utility and transportation)
Tuition does not include books and supplies. Fees are published for the current semester and are subject to change.

Undergraduate Program

BBA, BPH & BIT (4 years program) : 2000 USD per year
BBA, BPH & BIT (2 years program) : 2500 USD per year

Post Graduate Program

MBA & MPH (2 years program) : 3500 USD per year

Post Graduate Medicine Program

MMed (3 years program) : 15000 USD per year

Texila American University Admission

Candidates must have the required or equivalent qualification from an accredited institution recognized by the Ministry of Education/Government. They are requested to carefully read and understand the medical school application procedures and eligibility for each program mentioned in the prospectus. If the candidate meets all requirements, the process for admission to Texila American University (TAU) is initiated.

Texila American University (TAU) offers a vibrant and challenging learning environment where students can pursue a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs. Our student-centred approach takes full advantage of new directions in teaching, learning and technologies to provide education of the highest quality.

TAU is a diverse and multicultural institution with students from over 30 countries. The first step towards building your career with TAU is to select and apply for the program of your interest and choice.

Admission procedure at TAU is a simple three-step online process as presented below.

Step 1 Check admission requirements
  • Go to the page in the menu detailing your preferred program
  • Check admission requirements

Admission procedure at TAU is a simple three-step online process as presented below.

Step 2 Fill in the application form
  • You are required to fill in all the fields in the form
  • Please provide a valid email Id, that which is in use


Step 3 A unique link to the application will be sent to your email address.
  • You will need to log into your email Id
  • Check for a mail sent by Texila to your inbox
  • If not found in your inbox, check your spam and junk mail folders
  • Save mail for future use

Errors and Suggestion

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