Electives and Clinical attachments for undergraduate medical students
For final year/penultimate year undergraduate medical students
Guidance to applicants
- Guidance to Applicants (27 February 2014) [pdf] - includes revised information about visa applications - Tier 4 visa now required.
Please do not email any inquiries for 2014 as we have no Elective placements left.
Faculty of Medicine, in conjunction with our partner NHS hospitals, is able to consider applications for clinical attachment elective study periods.
Placements are restricted to a maximum period of 6 weeks per student. Please note that UKBA are now requiring Tier 4 visa for Non-EU/EEA/Swiss Nationals - see Guidance document.
Please contact the relevant hospital for further details and application forms:
For non-EEA/Swiss nationals, UK Immigration Tier 4 visa requirements are in place. Please see the Imperial College International Student Support website for visa information:
Please note that Imperial College will require evidence of competency in English. Further details can be found on the Undergraduate English language requirements page:
Last revised 25 March 2014