ANNOUNCEMENT (as of September 13, 2022)

Slots for Clinical Attachments during the period of September 18, 2022 – October 31, 2022 have been filled. We will continue to receive applications for Clinical Attachments, however slots may only be available from November 1, 2022 onwards.

For now, we are only accepting candidates who are:

• Qatari Nationals
• Holders of Valid Qatar Residency Permits
• GCC Nationals coming under Visa-on-Arrival
• Individuals coming under Family-Visit-Visas (either by a Parent or a Spouse)

Clinical Attachment Program is permitted for Medical Students (Year 4 and above), Dental Students, Medical Graduates and Dental Graduates.

Requirements for Medical/Dental Students: (MBBS, BMBS, MBChC, MBBCh, MD, BDS)

  • Proof of Identification
    • Copy of Qatar National Identification Card (QID)
    • Copy of Family Visit Visa
    • Copy of Sponsor’s Qatar National Identification Card
  • Proof of Enrolment into a Medical/Dental School (any of the following documents)
    • Valid Student Identification Badge (showing valid dates)
    • Transcript of Records
    • Official Enrolment Letter
  • Recent Photo - Passport Size (4.5 x 3.5cm)
  • Copy of COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
    • See list of Accepted Vaccines

Requirements for Medical/Dental Graduates: (MBBS, BMBS, MBChC, MBBCh, MD, BDS)

  • Proof of Identification
    • Copy of Qatar National Identification Card (QID)
    • Copy of Family Visit Visa
  • Copy of Sponsor’s Qatar National Identification Card
  • Copy of Medical/Dental Medicine Degree Certificate or Diploma
  • Recent Photo - Passport Size (4.5 x 3.5cm)
  • Copy of COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
    • See list of Accepted Vaccines

Allied Health Professionals should apply through the Human Resources Training and Development Section hrhelpdesk@hamad.qa

Secondary School Students who want to do volunteer work, you may call (+974 4439 - 5226) Health Professions Awareness Program, Hamad Bin Khalifa Medical City Building 318 4/F

Download the Application Form Below: 


Interested applicants may send their complete application forms together with the required documents via email to clinicalattachment@hamad.qa.

List of Approved and Conditionally-Approved COVID-19 Vaccines*

Approved Vaccines

Conditionally Approved vaccines*

  • Pfizer / BioNTech (Comirnaty)
  • Sinopharm
  • Moderna (SpikeVax)
  • Sinovac
  • AstraZeneca (Covishield / Oxford / Vaxzevria)
  • Sputnik V
  • Jansen / Johnson & Johnson (only one dose)
  • Covaxin


* https://covid19.moph.gov.qa/EN/travel-and-return-policy/Pages/default.aspx

*Additional Requirements and/or Documents may be required upon review by Medical Education

*Limited slots available, application is first-come first-served basis

*A Clinical Attachment is a limited period of observership where a Medical Student or Medical Graduate is attached to a clinical department or a particular clinical division at one of HMC hospitals or health facilities to observe the clinical care provided and participates in all relevant educational activities for the purpose of enhancing one’s knowledge in a particular area(s). Candidates are not afforded clinical privileges and responsibilities. It may NOT be admissible as work experience for purposes of applying for license through the Ministry of Public Health - Department of Healthcare Professions.