• For the qualified applicants for Training Program based on contract between KHIDI Global HealthCare Center and Middle East
  • Clinical + Research Training (3-month preliminary education program required)
  • Personalized Training under Mentoring Professor & Fellow
    • Hands-on experience
    • Inpatient / Outpatient Clinic
    • Hospital work rounds
    • Participation in Local / International Conferences & Presentation opportunities


    • First 3 months
      • (PEAP…)
    • After 3months
      • Clinical participation
      • Scrubbing participation in OR
      • Begin research project
    Select Research Mentor & Topic
    • Clinical participation
    • Continue Research Project
    • Publication of manuscript
    • Attendance to related conferences

Goals to achieve

  1. Progressive increase in medical
    knowledge and skills
  2. Progressive increase in
    clinical experience
  3. Opportunities for
    clinical research


  • Medical specialists with a minimum of 3 years of clinical experience
  • Individuals recommended by the government of his/her origin
  • Liability insurance mandated
  • Individuals capable of communicating in Korean or English
  • Minimum English qualifications
    TOEFL (PBT 507 / CBT180 / IBT64), TOEIC (600), IELTS (5.5), TOEIC Speaking6 (130~150)
    ※ Exemption conditions:
    • Native English speakers
    • Applicants with undergraduate/graduate degrees from institutions where the medium of instruction is in English.
    • Applicants working in English speaking environment
    • Applicants with a high English Proficiency which has been acknowledged by the head of the organization.
      (In this case you have to submit English Proficiency Statement)

When to apply

  • Year round (Starts every March, June, September, and December)

How to apply

  • Visit KMTP homepage and apply to the program (https://kmtp.medicalkorea.or.kr:8443/medicaltraining/main/main.jsp)

Registration fee

  • $3,000 USD / month
    Fees include : Hospital IC card, laboratory gown, personal desk and locker
    ※ Lodging and meals not included: $10 USD/day for using Guest House Employee Cafeteria: $ 5 USD / meal

Required Documents

  • Application FormDownload
  • Consent to Collection & Use of Personal Information Download
  • Government’s Recommendation
  • Academic Plan
  • Copy of diploma
  • Copy of certificate of medical license
  • Copy of certificate of employment
  • Copy of Passport
  • Liability Insurance Certificate
  • Photo of 3.5 * 4.5cm size taken within last 6 months (colour-scanned)

SMC STEP (Support & Training For Excellent Physician)