• World Needs More Doctors
    We See One In You
    We deliver medical education to aspiring doctors who are passionate to
    change the world of healthcare, for good.
  • Democratizing
    Doctor Dreams
    Every medical aspirant has a right to become a doctor, and we are here to make
    medical education affordable for all and let the future generation of doctors claim their right.
  • Quality
    Medical Education
    Studying Industry Benchmark Curriculum blended with an opportunity of international
    clinical training, our medical graduates step out as global medical doctors.

The University

Bridgetown International University —BIU— is a Medical University in Barbados, an English-speaking island country in the Caribbean region of North America.

The University was established in 2016 with a mission to provide quality and affordable medical education to aspiring doctors, add more physicians to the healthcare ecosystem of the world, and contribute to the betterment of health for all. Moving forward, BIU aspires to be an accessible premier institution for providing healthcare education and training in all spheres of medicine and emerge as an elite transformational organization for quality medical education.

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Our Programs

5-Year MD Program

International-Standard MD Program based on US Medical Curriculum, including 1-Year Pre-Medical Program, 2-Year Basic Sciences Program, and 2-Year Clinical Sciences Program.

MD Program

1-Year Pre-Medical

Pre-Medical provides a comprehensive education in the subjects of Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Anatomy, and Physiology, distributed into four trimester terms.

Pre-Medical

2-Year Basic Sciences

Basic Sciences Program integrates the in-depth study of medicine with research, laboratory experiments, problem-based learning, and evidence-based practice of medicine.

Basic Sciences

2-Year Clinical Sciences

Clinical Sciences Program is the final stage of the MD in Barbados and offers an opportunity to get hands-on clinical training at University-affiliated hospitals in different countries.

Clinical Sciences

University Recognitions

WORLD DIRECTORY OF MEDICAL SCHOOLS
MINISTRY OF EDUCATION, SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION, GOVERNMENT OF BARBADOS
MEDICAL COUNCIL OF INDIA
FOUNDATION FOR ADVANCEMENT OF INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL EDUCATION AND RESEARCH

Our Teachers

Mr. Dennis Holder - English


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Dr. B. Mohamed - Biology


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Dr. A. Mohamed - Anatomy


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Ms. Camille - Chemistry


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Quality Education Quality Life

Medical Education in Barbados, at Bridgetown International University, offers a delicate balance of quality education and quality life, followed by a promising and acclaimed medical career.

Our 5-Year Program for MD in Barbados is designed on the basis of US Medical curriculum and also adheres to the requirement of USMLE (United States Medical Licensing Examination), which is the global standard in the field of medical education.

Barbados is an English-speaking country, and we offer the medical course in Barbados in English language only. Most of our International Students know English well, and they don’t need to learn any new language to study medicine in Barbados.

We have developed affiliations with teaching hospitals in different countries to facilitate international clinical training for our students. Clinical training in various countries provides global exposure and prepares our student for international medical practice.

Technology has changed everything, and medical education is no exception. At BIU Campus, students have access to the library with print as well as digital books, fully equipped medical laboratories and spacious classrooms with modern teaching aids.

Barbados has the very best of what nature and life have to offer. The popular tourist island offers a calm atmosphere for education and a refreshing living experience with white-sand beaches, pleasant climate, friendly people, and great culture.

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