Alexander American University (AAU) - School of Medicine

As one of South America’s most exciting and contemporary schools, we deliver innovative and rigorous medical education and research!


Alexander American University School of Medicine (AAU) is an international medical school located in Georgetown, Guyana. Guyana is the only English speaking country in South America.

Alexander American University offers a high-quality medical education that integrates professional skills with hands-on practice. A career-focused education enables students to both develop and achieve personal and career goals.

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AAU School of Medicine

AAU exists to improve the lives of the communities in which we live and serve through excellence in learning and humility; to foster a diverse community that reflects our world and to address the challenging issues in Global health care.

AAU aims to be the model school within the region that sets the standard for a medical education; to be leaders of change in creating a healthier world and to build a diverse and inclusive community, which will foster innovation.


Our international student and scholar community is 12,000 strong. We provide talented individuals from around the globe with the resources needed to become well-qualified medical students that meet the requirements for entry into clinical rotations within the U.S.A and Canada.

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The final stage of the 5-year program is clinical rotations. Clinical rotations provide AAU students with the opportunity to shadow physicians and residents at teaching hospitals. Access to patients allows for hands on training and enables them to integrate acquired knowledge in clinical medicine with real time situations.

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