International Elective Program for Medical Students
In 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
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
Customized cuisine options
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
Medical Students Elective Program Appraisal and Feedback
Using our easy, secure online form, you can request an appointment with a Kalra Hospital specialist anytime, day or night.
Or call +(91)-(11)-45005600/45005700 to speak with a physician referral coordinator.