American International University West Africa (AIUWA) is a registered and approved institution of higher education by Ministry of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology and Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Government of The Gambia.
Cost effective and World-Class education is available to qualified and motivated students directly after High School.
AIU HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER
Medical and health programs based on curriculum recommended by respective US professional councils for accreditation are offered through AIU Health Science Center at The Gambia consisting of 5 Colleges.
College of Medicine - Offers a (6+ year) program directly after high school leading to Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) Degree. All documentation for full registration and accreditation have been received by The Gambia Medical and Dental Council which has authorized the program to continue AIUWA is listed in The World Directory of Medical Schools which has been developed through a partnership between the World Federation for Medical Education (WFME) and the Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER). AIUWA is a full member of Association of African Universities and European Medical Association.
College of Dentistry - Offers a (6+ year) program directly after high school leading to Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) Degree.
College of Pharmacy - Offers a (5+ year) program directly after high school leading to Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm D.) Degree.
College of Nursing - Offers a (4+ year) accelerated program after high school leading to
Bachelor of Science Nursing (BSN) Degree.
RN to BSN (Honors) Degree (2+ year) program is available for specialization Anesthesia, Perioperative, Psychiatry and Midwifery.
College of Health Professionals - Offers (2+ year) program after high school leading to
Associate of Applied Science degree (AAS):
Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT)
Pharmacy Technician (PTech)
Dental Assistant (DA)