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Clinical Attachment (Clinical Fellow)

  • ​Hands-on practice
  • Maximum training duration is 12 months
  • Self-funding only
  • Temporary medical registration (Clinical Fellow) with Singapore Medical Council (SMC)
  • Successful training employment pass (TEP) application with Ministry of Manpower Singapore (MOM)
  • Malpractice indemnity cover from the Malpractice Protection Society (MPS)
  • Approval of applicant’s overseas training from any relevant governmental and institutional authorities in applicant’s country
  • Valid surgical and hospitalisation coverage for stay in Singapore
  • Clearing of medical examination including a satisfactory report of Hepatitis B and C immune status (i.e. HBsAg, HBeAg and HB Ab, HIV infection and Tuberculosis) (to be conducted by SGH clinic before commencement of attachment)
  • SGH-PGMI administrative fee (non-refundable) is applicable
  • SGH department training fee (non-refundable)  is applicable
  • Eligibility criteria :
    • basic medical degree
    • preferably have obtained a postgraduate diploma or degree in his country or overseas
    • preferably have 2-year Clinical (working) experience after attainment of postgraduate qualification
    • evidence of at least 12 months houseman-ship/ internship with a certificate of satisfactory completion or equivalent
    • current & future employment
    • be eligible for Singapore Medical Council (SMC) temporary medical registration (Clinical Fellow)
    • proven English proficiency, fulfilling the requirements of Singapore Medical Council (SMC) if the medium of instruction for the basic medical qualification is not in English
    • be registered with medical council, ministry or relevant licensing authority for practicing medicine in home country
    • been certified to be of good standing by the Medical Council or the relevant national authority
    • be in active clinical practice for the 3 years preceding the application for medical registration
    • be eligible for Training Employment Pass from Ministry of Manpower Singapore
    • have valid Visa for entry and stay in Singapore
    • additional eligibility criteria and requirements as determined by the training departments (where applicable)