Exchange Conditions Score of Egypt (IFMSA - Egypt)

Exchange Information
Type of exchanges
4-weeks
8-weeks
GAP (Global Action Project)
Type of students accepted
Medical students
Pre-medical students
Biomedical students
Non-medical students
Graduated medical students (less than 6 months prior to the exchange)
Academic requirements for the students
Academic requirements differ from one project to another but what is recommended in all of them is to have studied the subject of the research project you are applying for.

 

Languages
English
(Excellent)
Required
Calendar
Cities/Months Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Augt Sep Oct Nov Dec
Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Tanta University, Tanta yes yes
Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Assiut University, Assiut yes yes yes
Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Alexandria University, Alexandria yes
Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Suez Canal University, Suez Canal yes yes yes yes yes
Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Mansoura University, Mansoura yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Ain shams University, Ain Shams yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Kasr El Eini University, Cairo yes yes yes yes yes
Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Benha Faculty of medicine, Benha yes yes yes yes yes yes
Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Zagazig University, Sharkia yes yes yes yes yes yes
Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Menoufia University, Menoufia yes yes yes
Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Azhar University, Cairo yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Sohag University, Sohag yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Misr University for Science and Technology, 6th of October yes
Calendar Remarks
Months may vary according to circumstances, so any change will be based on communication between sending and hosting NOREs.
Please don't make all your desired projects from LCs in Cairo which are (Ainshams, Kasr El Eini, Azhar, Misr university for science and technology)
We accept calendar months only, you may apply for non calendar month dates and we will accept if convenient otherwise calendar month is much prefered.
Number of incomings
120
Projects available
Cities
- Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Tanta University, Tanta
- Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Assiut University, Assiut
- Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Alexandria University, Alexandria
- Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Suez Canal University, Suez Canal
- Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Mansoura University, Mansoura
- Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Ain shams University, Ain Shams
- Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Kasr El Eini University, Cairo
- Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Benha Faculty of medicine, Benha
- Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Zagazig University, Sharkia
- Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Menoufia University, Menoufia
- Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Azhar University, Cairo
- Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Sohag University, Sohag
- Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) - Misr University for Science and Technology, 6th of October
General Information
Hours per Day
6 Hours
Days per week
5 Days
Dress code
If any, specific dress code will be sent by the contact person when you are accepted.
But the general idea is to cover the till knees and shoulders for girls and no shorts for guys and no torn or dirty jeans, no specific colors just casual or semi formal.
That's all inside the hospital or the lab but other than that you are free to wear what ever suites you. 
What to Bring
  • Lab coat
  • Log book 
  • Some souvenirs will be nice smile
Unilateral fee
EGP
Unilateral fee (special remarks)
We don't accept unilateral incomings
Lodging (housing)
- Hospital
- Student hostel
- Student apartment
Boarding (meal)
- Student hostel
- Student flat
Times per day
1
Pocket money
NoEGP
Social Program
Well as a starter we have 2 National Social programs in July and August usually at the last weekend where all incoming students are gathered for one trip usually to the Redsea and desert where you can snorkle, dive, party, sunbathe and safari.<br /><br />
Special Remarks
-One month is never enough but we will try to offer you the best of it 
-You may check every attraction on youtube and tripadvisor to get a detailed touristic view of it 
-You will be fascinated by how cheap the prices are over here 
-Everyday we have schedule for you so no space for boredom 
-You can view more videos Here , Here &  Here !!
Application Form
Deadline
12 WEEKS
Special Remarks
-You may send your AF even after the dealine and we will accept it if we have available spots but it is not mandatory for us 
-For documents please upload accurate clear scans and if a document is missing please email it as soon as it is ready
Card Of Documents
Standard documents
- Photo (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Passport Copy (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Motivation Letter (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Proof of Enrollment (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Recommendation Letter
Format
- Card of Document
- Health Insurance (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Language Certificate (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Curriculum Vitae (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
Special documents
- Motivation Letter for Project 2 (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Motivation Letter for Project 3 (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
Upon Arrival documents
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.”
Special remarks
Card of Acceptance
Deadline
8 weeks
Special remarks
Card of Confirmation
Deadline
4 Weeks
Special remarks
Please bear in mind that this is the confirmation that you are coming so we prepare everything for you. If not sent or sent late we will not be fully prepared for hosting you.
Visa
Visa
- Tourist Visa
NMO can provide additional documents if needed
Yes
NMO must be notified 2 weeks before exchange start if additional documents are needed
Special remarks
Actually Egypt visa is very easy to acquire, you may even have it upon arrival in the airport. 
Still you may pay our embassy website in your country a visit for further details
Insurance
Insurance
- Health Insurance
- Liability Insurance

Special remarks
There may be some accommodations with liability insurances, if so you will be notified after recieving the CA by your contact person.
Health Documents
Documents

Special remarks
Health  documents will be requested from countries with endemic diseases according to the hosting NORE descison, other wise you are good.
Substitutions
Substitutions
- We prefer substitutions to cancellations
- Substitutions depend on the LC
Deadline for substitutions (weeks)
Special remarks
Substitutions depend mainly on the host LC and availability, and a substitution with the same sex, host LC, assigned project will be easy to manage. Keeping in mind that requested documents MUST be sent in time.
Explore Link
Link to ExPlore Page
Special Remarks

For any other inquiries feel free to email us

See you in Egypt wink 

Validation Date
08/07/19
Date Last Update
08/07/19