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The Kilimatinde Trust  

Medical Electives in Tanzania 
Kilimatinde and Manyoni Hospitals

News Flash....  COVIID 19 Pandemic. We are accepting Medical Elective Applications but they will be subject to Government restictions in the UK and Tanzania.

At present Tanzania does not require a 2 week isolation period following travel.

The Trust are able to support the development of Students Elective plans ahead of their travel.



If you would like to apply for an Elective in Tanzania, please check out the availability calendar and then fill in the on line form or for more information email office@kilimatindetrust.org.uk

(Please fill in one application form per person)

 Following your elective please fill in the Elective Feed Back Form


For visa details

(see Travel section)




The Kilimatinde Trust does not charge for an elective placement but we invite you to make a donation towards the  work of the trust.  We suggest a donation of £120 would be appropriate.

Please make the donation to Lloyds Bank Hartlepool.     

Sort Code: 30-99-47     Account No. 00809689     

Iban No GB52 LOYD 3099 4700 8096 89 and the Bic No LOYD GB 21438 if required

With Reference:-  Elective Donation and your Name

NB  Next briefing / debriefing meeting:- Saturday morning 23rd January via Zoom

To download an Information sheet on medical elective placements in Tanzania  click here

 Following your elective please fill in the Elective Feed Back Form

Follow us on the facebook group page: Kilimatinde Tanzania. facebook page 

 For :-      Avalability - check the Calendar 

For details of applying click here

Travel Section click here

 Pre Trip Advice click here:     2013 Hospital Report click here:  

Research Oportunities click here     Teaching While You Are There '1' '2'

How Can I Help click here     Feed Back on Elective click here

Cost guide to an Elective Placement in Tanzania click here

Useful Links:     Kilimatinde Tanzania facebook page     Kilimatinde Hospital facebook page

                            Kilimatinde Nursing School facebook page:  

The curency in Tanzania is the Tanzanian Shilling.

The exchange rate is 2900 - 3000 as @ January 2019

Language.  The language spoken in Tanzania is Swahili.

Grace Kanungha of St Johns Kilimatinde offers language lessons.  8 lessons for £30 or 80,000Tsh.

You can contact Grace by email.  festoandgrace@gmail.com  or  telephone +255 714 485 208


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