Exchange Conditions of IFMSA-Pakistan

Working Conditions
Languages
English
(Good)
Required
Urdu
(Good)
Not Required
Languages Remarks
English will be used in departments. Language used for communication with patients is Urdu (Student will be provided with partner acting as translator).
Clerkship Type
- Clinical Clerkship
A clinical clerkship is defined as the rotation of a student in a clinical department of a hospital or clinic, such as Dermatology and Pediatrics.
Required level of studies
Student must be in clinical years (i.e must in 3rd year or above in a 5 years MBBS program).
For Otorhinolaryngology - student must have studied the subject in their university
Graduated students allowed
yes

Even if accepted by the hosting country, students must be still enrolled in university by the time the Application Form is sent.
Clerkship Duration
4 weeks, 6 hours a day, 6 days per week
Dress code
Formal
What to Bring
- White coat
- Stethoscope
- Reflex Hammer
- Surgical Scrubs
Academic Quality
The academic program in selected institute covers the following goals:
  • To seek advances in health sciences to cure and relieve the symptoms of illness, maintain health and foster social prosperity in a thriving environment resulting in protection and promotion of health and prevention of illness
  • Teaching to the international standards, addressing the key challenges faced by society 
 
Nightshifts
No
Special Remarks
  • Comfortable and friendly environment
  • Cooperative staff
Towns
Calendar

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Cities Remarks
Central hub of education, culture and entertainment
Calendar Remarks
Disciplines
Disciplines

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Disciplines Remarks
General
Pocket money
NO
Boarding
- Hospital
- Student hostel
- Student flat
Lodging
- Hospital
- Student hostel
- Student flat
Social Program
It consists of multiple weekends filled with fun activities to get to know the Pakistani culture, to see different parts of the hosting city for outdoor/indoor activities (cafe, restaurants, local culture, etc) and to meet other students. Our Local Committees do their best to make our students feel comfortable and enjoy their stay to the fullest.

Additionally, we may plan trips to show different parts of Pakistan as a post-Exchange trip.
  • Visit to Royal Fort
  • Wazir Khan mosque
  • Minar e Pakistan
  • Bowling Club
Student with disabilities
No
Couples
yes
Link to ExPlore Page
Special Remarks
Application Form
Deadline
3Months
Unilateral fee
250 EUR
Payment details for unilateral fee
Upon arrival
Visa requirements
Student / tourist visa.
Link to Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ website (or any other website that provides official information on visa)
Special Remarks
Card Of Documents
Standard documents
- Motivation Letter for Department 1(*) These documents are required to be sent with Application Form
Format
- Card of Document
- Passport copy(*) These documents are required to be sent with Application Form
Format
- Card of Document
- Photo(*) These documents are required to be sent with Application Form
Format
- Card of Document
- Curriculum Vitae(*) These documents are required to be sent with Application Form
Format
- Card of Document
- Language certificate(*) These documents are required to be sent with Application Form
Format
- Card of Document
- Motivation Letter for Department 2(*) These documents are required to be sent with Application Form
Format
- Card of Document
- Motivation Letter for Department 3(*) These documents are required to be sent with Application Form
Format
- Card of Document
- Motivation Letter for Department 4(*) These documents are required to be sent with Application Form
Format
- Card of Document
- Recommendation Letter(*) These documents are required to be sent with Application Form
Format
- Card of Document
- SCOPE Terms and Conditions(*) These documents are required to be sent with Application Form
Format
- Card of Document
- Health Insurance
Format
- Card of Document
Special documents
- Health Insurance
Format
- Card of Document
Upon Arrival documents
- Immunisation Form
Format
- Paper
- LC Application form
Format
- Paper
- jessentraindetester
Format
- Paper
- testfinal
Format
- Paper
- MDPCZ Proof of Registration
Format
- Paper
The standard documents are the basic documents that the students are asking for and the special documents are less important, as only some Local Committees ask for them. So it's mandatory to upload the standard documents, but not the special ones. (Students do it when asked for by the LEO/NEO.)
The upon arrival documents are hard copies documents that the students are requested to take with them in the host country.”
Immunization requirements
HepB Antibodies count, TB test, X Ray

Insurance
A Health Insurance policy is mandatory for the exchange, and it needs to be sent beforehand.
A Malpractice insurance is also recommended, although not mandatory.

Any other insurance is not required.

Deadline
10 Weeks

Special remarks

Card of Acceptance
Deadline
8 Weeks
Special remarks
Card of Confirmation
Deadline
4 Weeks
Special remarks
Cancellations
Deadline
4 Weeks
Special remarks
Fee will not be refunded
Substitutions
Deadline
4 Weeks
Special remarks
Additional Information
Update Date
07/15/2019 16:07
Validation Date
09/29/2018 00:00
Special remarks