Climate in St. Lucia:

The local climate is tropical, moderated by northeast trade winds, with a dry season from 1 December to 31 May, and a wet season from 1 June to 30 November.
Average daytime temperatures are around 29 °C and average nighttime temperatures are around 18 °C. Since, it is fairly close to the equator, the temperature does not fluctuate much between winter and summer.


Saint Lucia's population is predominantly of African and mixed African-European descent, with a small Indo-Caribbean minority. Coming to culture, the culture of Saint Lucia has been influenced by African, East Indian, French and English heritage.


The Education Act provides for free and compulsory education in Saint Lucia from the ages of 5 to 15. Saint Lucia has one university, the University of the West Indies Open Campus, and a few medical schools – American International Medical University, International American University − College of Medicine, Destiny University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, and the oldest of which is Spartan Health Sciences University.

American International Medical University Curriculum:

American International Medical University’s curriculum and academic programs are prepared and monitored by Members / Specialists of Medical Councils, including Medical School Accreditation Approval and Monitoring Committee, Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates.

Benefits of studying at AIMU:

  1. State-of-the-art classrooms, learning resource center, and simulation laboratory facilities.
  2. Excellent clinical experience guaranteed.
  3. Excellent preparation for the USMLE. AIM-U School of Medicine graduates have consistently exceeded IMGs pass rates and have secured coveted residency placements.
  4. The curriculum integrates the principles of holism, diversity, and caring, and emphasizes critical thinking, communication, leadership, and, as well management principles and skills.
  5. Options for clinical rotation in Saint Lucia and in Maryland, USA.