Clinical Electives Program


This page is designed to help guide students navigate their path to a clinical electives course at Shifa College of Medicine.

The curriculum of the College (including the electives program) is based on a highly customized CanMeds competency framework.

Our electives programs are designed to provide you with a holistic experience that not only caters to ‘medical expertise’, but emphasizes 360 degrees competencies that are essential in an enabled physician.

The experiences you will share with the faculty, staff and patients will aid in your understanding of how the health care system is evolving in Pakistan and how, despite limited resources, our patient care is evidence based.

Please use the following links to navigate the electives program web resources. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact the elective program office.

Please note that only a limited number of seats are available. Apply well in advance to make sure that you can opt for a program of your choosing.

Electives Offered

Eligibility Criteria

Applying for an electives program

Rules & Regulations


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