Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Clinical electives

Clinical internships for undergraduate students (6 years-track) and master students

International students who want to apply for an internship at our University Hospital must provide the following documents:

  • Application Form (training proposal with clinical departments, dates and total hours to perform in each department);
  • Learning Agreement for traineeships (only for students applying within Erasmus Student Placement Program);
  • Transcript of Records with grades;
  • an official statement of authorization to undertake the training programme signed by the Dean of the Home Institution;
  • a document attesting that the applicant will be insured against accidents and malpractice throughout the period of training at UCSC Rome;
  • a document attesting that the applicant will be covered by a civil liability insurance during the whole period of training at UCSC Rome (amount requested: € 1.500.000,00);
  • copy of the European Health Insurance Card (for EU students) or a private insurance certificate (non-EU students), translated by the Italian Consulate or Embassy and attesting that the insurance allows the student to receive healthcare in accordance with the legislation in force in Italy;
  • recent medical certificates attesting the following:
  • certificate of immunization for hepatitis A and B;
  • vaccine certificate for measles, rubella and mumps;
  • proof that the applicant is TBC-free (negative tuberculin test - not older than 3 months). The medical certificates should be signed by the due health authority (medical doctor, preventive medicine department, etc).
  • Pay the 150 € Application Fee and forward the payment receipt to ucsc.international-rm@unicatt.it


Applications for clinical placements at "A. Gemelli" Hospital are eligible for training periods starting the 4th of December 2017 on.

Applicants are requested to send by post the above listed-documents, duly filled out and signed, at least 3 months before the start date of the proposed training.


Postal address:

Programmi Internazionali
UNIVERSITÀ CATTOLICA DEL SACRO CUORE
Facoltà di Medicina e chirurgia "A. Gemelli"
Largo F. Vito, 1 - 00168 Roma
Email: ucsc.international-rm@unicatt.it

The Office will process only complete applications and will provide a response as soon as possible.