Our Recognitions are a testimony to the quality of medical education we provide. Our cross-border recognitions ensure that once you graduate from the University, you can practice medicine in the country of your choice.
Bridgetown International University, School of Medicine (BIU) is a well-recognized by various medical authorities and organizations in the world, making BIU one of the finest options to study medicine in Barbados.
Considering our global recognition and the quality of MD in Barbados that we provide, students from countries across Asia, Africa and Caribbean countries have enrolled in 5-Year MD Program of BIU and now pursuing medical course in Barbados campus.
Recognitions of Bridgetown International University include:
World Directory of Medical Schools (WDOMS)
World Directory of Medical Schools (also known as “World Directory”) enlists all the medical schools in the world with accurate, up-to-date, and comprehensive information on each school.
World Directory defines a “medical school” as under:
“an educational institution that provides a complete or full program of instruction leading to a basic medical qualification; that is, a qualification that permits the holder to obtain a license to practice as a medical doctor or physician.”
Bridgetown International University provides MD Program to students from all around the world and medical qualification (Doctor of Medicine or MD Degree) issued by BIU is recognized in India, Barbados and countries across Asia, Africa, and other regions. BIU is listed in WDOMS. Details of the University can be found on the WDOMS page of the Bridgetown International University.
Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Government of Barbados
Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Government of Barbados has granted the charter and license to Bridgetown International University to operate as a recognized medical university in the Island of Barbados, North America.
Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER)
Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER) is a non-profit foundation committed to improving world health through education.
In partnership with ECFMG, FAIMER promotes excellence in international health professions education through programmatic and research activities.
Bridgetown International University is registered with FAIMER (FAIMER SCHOOL ID: F0004994).
Medical Council of India (MCI)
Established in 1993, Medical Council of India (MCI) is the exclusive authority in India for granting recognition to medical qualifications and universities, registration of medical practitioners and issuance of the license for medical practice.
Bridgetown International University is approved and recognized by MCI. BIU medical graduates can go to India, clear MCI screening test, and start their medical practice in India.
Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE)
Bridgetown International University is a member of the Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE). Founded in 1972, AMEE is an international association for medical education and a network of health professions educators and has a strong worldwide presence in 90 countries. AMEE promotes evidence-informed teaching practices and recognizes the educational excellence of medical schools.
Global Alliance Medical Education (GAME)
Recognitions of Bridgetown International University are a testimony to the quality of medical education we provide. Our cross-border recognitions ensure that once you graduate from the University, you can practice medicine in the country of your choice.
If you are looking for a top medical university in Barbados or considering MBBS colleges in Barbados, look no further. BIU offers quality medical programs at reasonable fees and has enrolled students from different countries. If you would like to become a Doctor of International repute, MD in Barbados (equivalent to MBBS) at Bridgetown International University is a viable option for you. Apply now to our medial program now to study medicine in Barbados.