Founded in 1995, Universidad de Iberoamerica (UNIBE) is a private, higher education institution located in San José, Costa Rica. Officially accredited and recognized by the Ministerio de Educacion Publica, (Ministry of Public Education).

UNIBE is one of Costa Rica’s leading universities, specialized in healthcare, and offers an M.D. in Medicine, and a Pharm D in Pharmacy, which are recognized in U.S.A.

All of our courses are 100% accredited by SINAES, the leading education accreditation agency in Costa Rica. Our goal is to ensure that our students get access to cutting-edge tools and the latest medical technology available around the globe.

Our methodology of teaching encompasses a holistic approach towards healthcare. We emphasize not only on studies, but also in embedding our students a strong foundation in the following:

  • Critical thinking
  • Research
  • Clinical problem-solving skills
  • Patient-first philosophy
    • Students who graduate from UNIBE have strong moral and ethical values which help to ensure that they make a positive difference to the life of patients who approach them for medical assistance.


U.S. Admission Office
Ph: 1 (786) 879 8460
Email: admissions@unibecostarica.com
P.O. Box 144880, Coral Gables, Fl. 33114-4880

Local Admission Office

Ph: +1 (833) 458 4276 (Toll Free)
Email: international@unibe.ac.cr