BRIDGETOWN INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY

About the University

Bridgetown International University, School of Medicine (BIU) is a well-recognized and one of the fastest-growing private medical universities situated in Bridgetown capital city of Barbados and established in 2016, which is home to a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the capital city of Barbados, a Caribbean English-speaking island country in North America.

The University offers a 5-Year MD Program based on the US-medical curriculum to medical aspirants worldwide, at affordable fees. Fees structure of the BIU MD Program is one of the lowest in the entire North America region while the quality of education conforms to the world-class standards. BIU MD Program strictly adheres to the requirements of the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE), a mandatory licensing examination required to get qualified to get a license for medical practice in the US.

Along with the curriculum of BIU, MCI coaching will also be provided by ISM Focal Point to bridge the gap between the Indian and US curriculum to make sure the students who want to practice in India clear MCI in their very first attempt.

Why BIU

World Wide Recognized

Bridgetown International University aspires to be an accessible premier institution for providing healthcare education and training in all spheres of medicine. Currently, the University offers a 5-Year MD Program based on the US-medical curriculum to the medical aspirants worldwide, BIU MD Program strictly adheres to the requirements of the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE), a mandatory licensing examination required to get qualified to get a license for medical practice in the US.  MD Program offering is a 5-Year MD Program which includes 1-Year Pre-Medical Program. The entire medical course is taught in the English language and is well-recognized in countries worldwide.

Infrastructure

BIU Campus located in Bridgetown is equipped with the necessary modern facilities required to deliver the finest possible medical education in Barbados. The Campus is equipped with a library, medical laboratories, and classrooms with modern aids of teaching. Each student will have access to various databases and e-learning software specially designed for medical students with 3D animations.

Student Life

At the University, students study and live in an environment of holistic development where they can participate in various sports and extracurricular activities and programs driven by community welfare. Holistic personality helps BIU professionals to achieve excellence, not only in all settings of medicine but in all settings of life as well. While students study medicine in Barbados, they are involved with medical outreach programs, research projects, seminars, medical exhibitions, group discussions, and offered opportunities for International Clinical Rotations.

Hospital

We have developed affiliations with teaching hospitals in different countries. Our collaborations facilitate international clinical training for our students. Clinical training in various countries provides global exposure. It also prepares our students for international medical practice.

Hostels and Mess

Students at hostels will have same home atmosphere which makes them feel comfortable and adapt to local life. Separate hostels for boys and girls with Indian caretaker’s helps students for easy communication and better stay as there are no language issues. A Quality Indian food prepared by Indian cooks is another advantage for students. To make taste good Rice, pulses and spices are imported from India on quarterly basis. To provide safe and secure accommodation all hostels are equipped with high definition cameras and monitored by well trained security staff 24/7.

Indian Teachers and Curriculum

BIU takes pride in owning one of the best team of medical experts turned into our team of esteemed faculty members. Each of our faculty members is a pro in their field offering class-apart quality education at par with the others in the field.  Our teachers are very friendly and due to the apt student-teacher ratio, they teach in a pretty communicative environment. Even though we adheres to the requirements of the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE), a mandatory licensing examination required to get qualified to get a license for medical practice in the US, To Bridge the gap between Indian and Foreign Medical Curriculum, complete Indian curriculum was introduced in syllabus and a team of Indian professors placed in campus for better success of students.

Fee Structure

Tution Fees Per Year $
Hostel Fees Per Year $
Medical Assistance $
One Time Charges (Only First year) $
Security Deposit $

Additional Services from ISM Focal Point Pvt. Ltd.

  • Assistance in documentation
  • Brief orientation before departure to provide all necessary information about university and life abroad.
  • Travel and Forex arrangements.
  • Accompanying student from the Hyderabad to the University.
  • Accommodating in hostel as per student preference
  • Assistance in final registration with the University.
  • Assistance for the medical check-up in the University at the time of arrival.
  • Continues coordinating with University authorities in monitoring students’ academic progress and behaviour.
  • Assistance for parents in obtaining a visa to visit the student.
  • Assistance in booking air tickets during the whole period of study.
  • We provide 100% care and assistance during any emergency faced by the students.

Students can concentrate on their studies as we take care of everything else during their entire academic period.