With the re-opening of borders and the easing of restrictions, SGH is glad to announce that we will be accepting students from November 2022 onwards.
Review Outcome: by mid/end Dec
Submission of remaining documents: Within 1 month upon successful review
Posting Outcome: latest by early Mar
Outcome: by mid/end Mar
Posting Outcome: latest by early Jun
October - December
Outcome: by mid/end Jun
Submission of remaining documents Within 1 month upon successful review
Posting Outcome: latest by early Sep
Outcome: by mid/end Sep
Posting Outcome: latest by early Dec
Please see below for examples on posting periods.
Bank Transfer (Telegraphic Transfer/ GIRO)
Please refer to the table below for our account details.
167 JALAN BUKIT MERAH
CONNECTION ONE TOWER 5, #21-10
12 MARINA BOULEVARD, DBS ASIA CENTRAL
MARINA BAY FINANCIAL CENTRE TOWER 3
All bank charges including those of intermediary banks shall be borne by payer. And payments must be made in Singapore Currency (SGD$) to minimize the likelihood of receiving different amount due to exhange rate difference.
Please also indicate your name and the purpose of this transfer in the comments box. For example, "Overseas Elective Student (OES) Application Fees - John Tan or "Overseas Elective Student (OES) Elective Fees - John Tan."
All students should be screened for Hepatitis B carriage or should show documented serological evidence of immunity against Hepatitis B (i.e. anti-HBs ≥10 mIU/mL).
Hepatitis B negative students who do not have documented serological evidence of immunity against Hepatitis B (i.e. anti-HBs ≥10 mIU/mL) should be vaccinated with the primary course series (i.e. 3 doses of Hepatitis B vaccine).
A post-vaccination serology test should be conducted to determine the concentration of protective antibodies i.e. anti-HBs of at least 10mIU/mL.
Students should have completed at least 2 doses of Hepatitis B vaccine before attending clinical training.
All students should either be vaccinated or immune.
Students should either be screened for immunity, or produce official records of previous vaccinations as proof of immunity.
When past history of varicella is uncertain, a serology test should be carried out to confirm immunity against varicella.
Students should produce official records of previous vaccinations as proof of immunity.
Self-declaration is not sufficient.
Those who have not previously received tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid and acellular pertussis (Tdap) should be vaccinated with a single dose of Tdap, regardless of the interval since the last dose of tetanus or diphtheria-containing vaccine.
Students should produce documented proof of vaccination with Tdap.
Proof of vaccination with Td is insufficient. Self-declaration is not accepted as proof of immunity.
NOTE: Documented proof of vaccination with 1 dose of Tdap within the last 10 years is required for all postings.
Students must submit documented proof of vaccination for COVID-19.
Bharat Biotech BBV152 COVAXIN®
Serum Institute of India
NVX-CoV2373/ Covovax/ Nuvaxovid
BNT162b2/ COMIRNATY Tozinameran (INN)
SARS-COV-2 Vaccine (Vero Cell), Inactivated (InCoV)
COVID-19 Vaccine (Vero Cell), Inactivated/ Coronavac™
All overseas medical students who are planning to do a clinical elective posting in Singapore are required to apply for Work Holiday Programme (WHP).