American International University West Africa

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American International University West Africa established The Gambia campus in January 2011. The University offers medical program leading to Doctor of Medicine (MD) Degree. The curriculum is based on American Medical Schools systems. The University is open to students from Africa. AIU Health Science Center consists of 5 colleges: College of Medicine (6 year Program), College of Dentistry (5 year program), College of Pharmacy (4 year program), College of Nursing (3 year program), College of Health Professionals: MLT (2 year program). The first campus is located at 89 Kairaba Avenue, KSMD, Fajara, The Gambia. 201 students from 14 countries enrolled in 2013.

A new campus is being constructed at Kanifing Institutional Area. 120,000 square foot campus shall house State of Art classrooms, Laboratories, Library, Conference rooms and other Students facilities. Construction of new campus started in April 2013 and is slated to be completed by end of 2014.[1][2][3][4]


  1. ^ "American International University West Africa". Retrieved 25 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "American International University West Africa (AIUWA), Gambia". Retrieved 25 November 2013. 
  3. ^ "Gambia: American International University Orients 64 More Students". Retrieved 25 November 2013. 
  4. ^ Makoni, Munyaradzi. "GAMBIA: New medical university for West Africa". Retrieved 25 November 2013. 

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