Clinical Exchanges

Do you want to experience the culture, the people in another part of the world? Meet and get to know like-minded students and make international friends for life? IFMSA provides clinic exchanges to about 60 different leather all over the world. Our exchanges are organised on a voluntary basis by medical students in each country member organization. As outgoing offers you four weeks internship in a hospital, at least one meal a day and accommodation in dorm room or at the home of a local student. During the traineeship organized a social programme where you together with other Exchange students from all over the world will see what the host country has to offer!

The following countries have the opportunity to go to the clinical exchange during the period 1/4 2019 – 31/3 2020. Unless otherwise noted, the cost of Exchange 2000 SEK. Applications open 1st October 2018. Deadline for applications is 31 October 2018, clock 23:59. All applications received before this deadline are treated equally.

It is important to make sure you meet your desired country requirements on language skills as well as futures membership even before you search. Here you will find the conditions for each country. In the conditions, you can also read about what documents, certificates and assurances that you will need to submit with your Application Form.

To read more about our exchanges, you can use the following links below:

Application Process
Travel Stories

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Exchange Locations 2018-2019

Country Sites Organization Time Miscellaneous
Algeria 2 LeSouk
Armenia 1 AMSP
Belgium 1 BeMSA
Bosnia 1 BoHemsa
Brazil 4 Deneme
Brazil 3 IFMSA-Brazil
Chile 2 IFMSA-Chile
Colombia 1 ASCEMCOL Spanish only.
Costa Rica 2 ACEM Spanish only.
Dominican Republic 1 ODEM Spanish only.
Ecuador 3 AEMPPI Requires some knowledge of Spanish.
Egypt 2 IFMSA-Egypt
El Salvador 2 IFMSA El Salvador
France 3 ANEMF Only the French.
Ghana 3 FGMSA
Greece 2 HelMSIC
Hong Kong 2 AMSAHK The deadline is 6-9 months before the desired period depending on the University. In addition to the application should be submitted via IFMSAs database Buda to Hong-Kong via DHL. See exchange conditions for instructions on how the application is to.
India 2 MSAI-India
Indonesia 3 CIMSA-ISMKI
Israel 2 FIM
Italy 4 SISM 1 July and 3 August
Japan 3 IFMSA-Japan
Jordan (IFMSA) 2 IFMSA-Jo
Canada 1 CFMS Merkostnader för "malpractice insurance" apply. Requires TOEFL language test.
Canada (Quebec) 2 IFMSA-Quebec The contract applies only to English-language exchange at McGill University. Merkostnader för "malpractice insurance" apply. Only the T10 and T11 students can be accepted to Exchange at McGill.
Catalonia 2 AECS
Kenya 1 MSAKE
China 2 IFMSA-China
Croatia 2 CroMSIC
Kuwait 2 KuMSA
Lebanon 3 LeMSIC
Malta 2 MMSA
Morocco 4 IFMSA-Morocco
Mexico 3 IFMSA-Mexico
Netherlands 2 IFMSA-NL Only July
Nepal 2 NMSS
Oman 4 SQU-MSG
Panama 1 IFMSA-Panama Spanish only.
Palestine 2 IFMSA-Palestine
Peru 2 IFMSA-Peru
Portugal 4 PorMSIC
Rwanda 2 MEDSAR
Russia 2 HCCM
Russia-Tatarstan 1 Tamsa-Tatarstan
Switzerland 2 Swimsa Only German or French.
Serbia 2 IFMSA-Serbia
Spain 4 IFMSA-Spain
Korea 3 KMSA
Taiwan 4 FMS-Taiwan
UK 1 Students for Global Health The month of July. Only Nottingham IELTS required. Merkostnader för "malpractice insurance" apply.
Ukraine 1 UMSA
Hungary 1 HuMSIRC
Austria 2 AMSA-Austria Only German