As part of ongoing investigations into the operation of offshore medical institutions here, the police conducted searches at the American International Medical University (AIMU) today.
St. Lucia News Online (SNO) has received reports that the police are investigating the legitimacy of the persons involved with the institution, which could possibly lead to arrests.
AIMU’s website says it is accredited by the Ministry of Education, Saint Lucia and its curriculum and academic programs are prepared and monitored by specialists of Medical Councils, including Medical School Accreditation Approval and Monitoring Committee, ECFMG, and the Medical Council of India.
The university boasts a 95 percent pass rate in medical licensing, a 100 percent pass rate in nursing and a six percent financial aid ratio for students.
The police have been on high alert ever since the Lambirds Academy scam.
Four Indian men are now facing human trafficking and money laundering charges.The men are accused of defrauding dozens of Asian students.