ABOUT CITY OF BRIDGETOWNBarbados is an island country in the Lesser Antilles of the West Indies, in the Caribbean region of North America. Most Barbadians of African and European descent are Christians (95%), the largest denomination being Anglican (40%).Barbados is the 53rd richest country in the world in terms of GDP (Gross Domestic Product) per capita, has a well-developed mixed economy, and a moderately high standard of living. According to the World Bank, Barbados is classified as being in its 66 top high income economies of the world.
Bridgetown is the capital and largest city of Barbados. Bridgetown features a tropical wet and dry climate, with relatively constant temperatures throughout the course of the year. Bridgetown serves as a principal centre of commercial activity in Barbados, as well as a central hub for the island's public transport system.
ABOUT THE INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITYThe 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) Program with a duration of 5 1/2 years to students from all around the world including students from India & neighbouring countries, and African countries, among others, who have completed 12th Grade in school. The school is the seventh medical school to start operating in Barbados, where the government has been emphasizing development of medical education as a way to diversify the economy.
Bridgetown International University has been recognized by various reputed medical institutions & organizations around the world. Bridgetown International University is listed in the World Directory of Medical Schools (WDOMS).
Other major recognitions of Bridgetown International University include: Medical Council of India (MCI) Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER)