Western Imperial Medical University has a formal charter from the Ministry of Education, Government of the Antigua and Barbuda since 2017. This charter grants Western Imperial Medical University the right to confer the Doctor of Medicine degree upon its graduates, who will then be eligible for medical licensure. All academic programs offered by the University shall be registered / approved by the Antigua and Barbuda National Accreditation Board in due course of time, the process for which has already been initiated.
The University is undergoing WFME-Accreditation under CAAM-HP. The academic program, organizational structure, and student support programs have met the guidelines of CAAM-HP reviewers. A site visit for concluding the accreditation is currently pending, delayed due to the COVID pandemic-related restrictions in travel of site inspectors.
The list of university approvals is