Electives for visiting students
The GKT School of Medical Education runs an Elective Programme offering 4-8 week clinical elective placements for medical students who are in their final year of clinical study.
Placements are available in a variety of specialties, a full list of which can be viewed here, and are undertaken at our Teaching Campus Hospitals - Guy's Hospital, King's College Hospital, St Thomas' Hospital and University Hospital Lewisham.
Details of how to apply can be found on our Application Information Page.
Applications commencing March - May 2019
The application window is now open for 4-8 week Elective placements commencing on:
11 March 2019
8 April 2019
13 May 2019
The application window will close on Monday 26 November 2018.
Future application windows
We will be accepting applications for future Electives as below;
- March 2019 for Electives commencing in June, July or August 2019
- July 2019 for Electives commencing in September, October or November 2019
Confirmation of exact starts dates and application deadlines within these months will be published here presently.
Please note we do not be accept electives starting in December.
If you have any further queries, please contact the Electives Officers.
Please Note: The application windows for elective placements in 2018 have now closed. No further applications for elective placements during these times can be accepted.