Alexander American University
School of Medicine

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Change (Y)our World

Everyone has something unique to contribute to the world. We’re not saying this to make you feel good; frankly, we’re counting on it. There are a lot of complex problems to be solved. At AAU, an education that will amplify your ability to make a difference is our contribution. What will be yours?

Alexander American University is listed in the WHO World Directory of Medical Schools. Students who have completed their MBBS in AAU are eligible to apply for any licensure exam in any country including the Medical Council of India screening exam to register their degree. Alexander American University is registered with the National Accreditation Council of Guyana under the Ministry of Education. Any student graduating from a WHO listed Medical University is entitled to appear for the USMLE (United States Medical Licensing Exam) in Order to practice in USA. So accordingly any student who has completed his or her studies from Alexander American University can appear in this examination.

The IMED is an International Directory which contains accurate information on all medical universities after they have been accredited by the concerned government authorities of the country in which they are located. Alexander American University is approved by Ministry of Health, Guyana and is listed in IMED. An MD degree awarded by Alexander American University is recognized all over European Union (EU).


National Accrediation Council of GuyanaAAU is recognized by the Department of Education Via registration with the National Accreditation Council of Guyana.


World Health OrganizationAlexander American University (AAU) is listed in the World Health Organization – The AVICENNA Directories, which is a publicly accessible database of schools, colleges, and universities for education of academic professions in health.


MCIAlexander American University (AAU), located in Guyana, is an International Medical University, commenced in 2010. The University offers several programs in Medicine & Nursing verticals. AAU is recognized as per the Medical Council of India Act 1956 Section 13 (4A) & (4B) - Any Indian Citizen shall be eligible for the medical qualification granted by the medical institution in any foreign country.As per the new norms of the MCI ACT Section 13 (4C), the Eligibility Certificate is not required to take the screening test conducted by the Medical Council of India.


IMEDAAU is listed in the International Medical Education Directory (IMED). This is an accurate and up–to–date compilation of International Medical Schools recognized by the appropriate government agency in the medical school's respective country. Recognition by the ECFMG depends directly on whether or not the school is listed in this directory.

Charter & Recognition by the Government of Guyana

CRAlexander American University (AAU) is recognized by the Government of Guyana as an independent Institution of Tertiary Level, through issuance of a University Charter and approval from the Ministry of Health.


CREducational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) is a United States body that assesses readiness of international medical graduates from approved foreign medical schools to enter residency or fellowship programs in the United States.