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International Elective Program for Medical Students

Medical EducationIn support of our educational mission, Kalra Hospital offers a comprehensive international elective program for foreign medical students seeking an engaging, challenging, and positive supplement to their domestic medical education.

The program not only focuses on the enhancement of their professional clinical knowledge, but also provides visiting medical students with an immersive introduction to the health system in India designed to help them become well-rounded, successful doctors.

Highlights of the Medical Students
Elective Program

  • Our clinical staff has the expertise to interact with foreign medical students from all across the world
  • Active, student-centered learning where foreign medical students are encouraged to be active in managing their own education and schedule their own curriculum for the elective, including scheduling interventions and surgeries they want to observe
  • Early clinical contact where students have the opportunity to enhance their clinical and interpersonal skills in a supervised environment
  • Visiting students are provided the opportunity to attend resident didactics and hospital continuing medical education (CME) conferences as part of their medical electives at Kalra Hospital
  • Complimentary airport pick-up
  • Broadband connection
  • Customized cuisine options
  • Laundry services

Eligibility Criteria for Visiting Medical Students

To qualify for our international clinical elective program, applicants must submit the following documents:

  • A letter, or no objection certificate from the university where the medical student is undertaking his/her graduate program permiting him/her to pursue a clinical elective anywhere in India, from a privately-run and managed hospital, and/or institute
  • Photocopy of a valid passport
  • An essay describing, in 500 words or less, the benefits of pursuing a medical elective program at Kalra Hospital & SRCNC in India

Download the application form for the international students health elective program. Send the above-listed documents along with the completed application form to the following address:

International Students Elective Program
c/o Ankur Kalra, MD, FACP, FACC
Kalra Hospital & SRCNC Pvt. Ltd.
Tulsi Dass Kalra Marg
New Delhi 110015 India
e: ceo(at)kalrahospital(dot)com

Medical Students Elective Program Appraisal and Feedback

Foreign medical students that have been part of our program are requested to please take the time to fill the appraisal and feedback form, and e-mail it to ceo(at)kalrahospital(dot)com.
Click here to download the program appraisal form.

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