Medical students who desire to apply for elective posting at Kuala Lumpur Hospital, please take note the following:

1. The total length of the posting should not exceed six weeks. The minimum time spend in any particular discipline should not be less than three weeks.

2. Applications should be submitted within three months before the proposed date.

3. You will be subjected to the existing rules and regulations of the hospital. Attached herewith the Rules and Regulations as in Appendix A.

4. Please fill up the application form for the elective posting. Attached herewith the application form as in Appendix B.

5. You will be posted to the department of your choice subject to vacancy. Priority will be given to the medical students who are already in clinical rotations in your respective universities.

6. If the above conditions are acceptable, you may submit the application form, the dean's letter and photocopy of your identity card (for Malaysian) or passport (for foreigners) to:

Cawangan Pengurusan Latihan
Hospital Kuala Lumpur
Jalan Pahang
50586 Kuala Lumpur

Tel.: 603-2615 6455
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


7. Before duty, report to Cawangan Pengurusan Latihan HKL, the student must do COVID-19 test either saliva test or swab test just to ensure student health on good condition.

8.Posting available in this hospital for medical student are as follows:

» General Medicine

» Nephrology

» Neurology

» Dermatology

» Radiotherapy & Oncology

» Psychiatry

» Radiology (Diagnostic Imaging)

» Neurosurgery

» Forensic

» Anesthesiology & Intensive Care

» General Surgery

» Ophthalmology

» Orthopedics

» Otorinolaringology

» Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

» Emergency & Trauma

9. Kindly refer to Malaysian Medical Council (MMC) ( for the list of recognized universities by the MMC. (Second Schedule Medical Act 1971).



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