English instructions for internship

We ONLY accept requests of students from partner institutions with the UFSC. See the list of partner institutions at the SINTER (Office of  International Affairs of the UFSC) at the: http://sinter.ufsc.br/convenios/instituicoes-conveniadas/ 

In order to request an internship here on the Medicine Course at the Universitary Hospital (HU) or any other care unit conveniated with UFSC, the student have to send an e-mail to medicina.estagios@contato.ufsc.br with containing:

SUBJECT: Solicitação de Estágio no HU/UFSC: AREA OF INTEREST – NAME OF THE STUDENT

BODY OF THE E-MAIL:

  • STUDENT’S NAME
  • UNIVERSITY
  • COUNTRY
  • SEMESTER
  • AREA OF INTEREST
  • REQUESTED INTERNSHIP DATE

This e-mail MUST have four documents: 

  • Request Letter IN PORTUGUESE (signed by the student, with the period – duration and date – the área of interest  and the E-MAIL of the student – (ONLY IN PDF). ATTENTION: The students who request periods inside our calendar will have preference with their requests. (check the dates at http://www.medicina.ufsc.br/?page_id=301 ); *
  • Letter of Recommendation signed by the Dean of the Medicine Course (or the university) – IN PORTUGUESE OR ENGLISH; (ONLY IN PDF);
  • Student Record; (ONLY IN PDF);
  • Copy of the passport showing the register number. (ONLY IN PDF)

* – IN CASE OF MORE THAN ONE AREA OF INTEREST, THERE MUST BE ONE E-MAIL FOR EACH, CONTAING THE DOCUMENTS LISTED ABOVE

* – REQUESTS MADE FOR MORE THAN ONE AREA ON THE SAME PERIOD WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. THE STUDENT MUST CHOOSE HIS AREA OF INTEREST AND THEN MAKE ONE REQUEST FOR THAT PERIOD ON THAT AREA.

At this e-mail, the student must inform an address that is able to receive mail.

If the Student gets accepted by the preceptor of the desired area, we will send an acceptation letter by mail, which will serve to obtain VISA STUDENT at the Brazilian consulate in his/her country and to acquire the INSURANCE AGAINST PERSONAL INJURY, DEATH AND DISABILITY, WITH COVERAGE FOR FUNERAL REPATRIATION;

With the acceptance letter, student visa and insurance, the student have to contact SINTER at exchange.sinter@contato.ufsc.br to define the date of the presentation BEFORE THE BEGINNING OF HIS/HER INTERNSHIP. Arriving in Florianópolis, the first step at UFSC is to go to SINTER (first floor on the  “nova reitoria” of the UFSC), which will include the visiting student at the graduation system.

Then, the student have to go to the Medicine Course, which will do the student registration at the discipline of the area of interest.

At the end of the internship, the student can show to SINTER a proof of negative charges in the universitary library, and then, the SINTER will send the certificate of the interntship by mail.

( Requests that doesn’t follow these steps above WILL NOT BE VERIFIED)