The Bridgetown International University (BIU), established in 2017, is a medical school that has
its campus in Bridgetown, Barbados, Caribbean Region, North America. Bridgetown International
University provides education in the sector of Medicine & offers the Doctor of Medicine (MD)
The medical faculties of Bridgetown International University include MD & Ph.D. holders from
different regions including Barbados, India, and other Caribbean countries
Bridgetown International University offers a 1-Year MD Program which, in its essence, is a
prelude to the MD Program. The syllabus of the Pre-Medical Program covers all subjects that
prepare students for medical studies. Students receive a comprehensive education in the
subjects required for medical courses such as Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics,
Anatomy, and Physiology. Distributed into four trimesters terms, Pre-Medical program is the
basic foundation for medical sciences which prepare the students for the advanced levels of
the medical program.
The entire Pre-Medical course at Bridgetown International University has been designed
based on the requirements of the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) and
helps the students in facing the US medical licensure examination in later stages of their
Bridgetown International University offers an International-Standard Medical Program for
MD in Barbados to students worldwide. The program is designed by a team of medical
experts based on US medical curriculum and provides medical aspirants an affordable
opportunity to study medicine in Barbados. Our MD Program strictly adheres to the
requirements of the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE), a mandatory
licensing examination required to be qualified to get a license to practice medicine in the US.
Depending on the level of qualification of the students, the entire program can be completed
in four or five years.
Barbados generally experiences two seasons, one of which from June to November with higher
rainfall known as the "Wet Season". And the second season starts from December to May which is
known as the “ wet dry season “.And the average temperature range from 21°C – 31°C, while between
June and November, they range from 23°C to 31°C.
As per the Koppen climate classification scale Barbados is regarded as a tropical monsoon climate.
However, Barbados climate is a moderately tropical as the breezes of 12 to 16 km/h abound
throughout the year.