Clinical Observership Program

Clinical Observerships

Clinical Observership Program

General Information

  • The Clinical Observership Program
    • is an observational experience
    • offers the opportunity to observe outpatient clinics, ward rounds, surgeries, laboratories, and conferences.


  • Openings (Download: Excel File)
  • Openings are listed in the application file too. 
  • Juntendo University is able to accept a maximum of 30 participants at one time.  During the following periods Juntendo University is not able to accept any additional participants: 
  • From September 30 Juntendo University will be able to accept a maximum of 25 participants at one time.
    • 30 September 2024 - 4 October 2024


Required Items

  • Applicants should check the Application Guide to find more details about the required items.

  1. Application (Download: Excel Application)
  2. Passport Copy
  3. Personal Photo
  4. For applicants applying from countries where English is not the official language: English and/or Japanese Proficiency Test Score from one of the following: Cambridge English, CEFR, IELTS, TOEIC, TOEFL, or JLPT
  5. For medical students: enrollment certificate
    For residents: resident certificate
     For medical doctors: employment certificate
  6. For medical students: Proof the applicant has studied material relating to the department he or she wishes to apply to. (Download: Word Template)
  7. For medical students: Proof the applicant has completed an observership, clerkship, or elective in a health care facility. (Download: Word Template)
  8. Contact Person (Download: Word Template)
  9. Letter of Recommendation (Download: Word Template)
  10. Pledge (Download: PDF)
  11. Health Examination Certificate (Download: Word Template)
  12. Immunization Records and Requirements (Download: PDF)
  13. Covid-19 Prevention Pledge (Download: PDF)
  14. Personal Health Insurance


Medical Students: Free
Residents and Doctors: 2,200 JPY per day

Previous Clinical Observers

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