​​​​​​Introduction to Mental Healthcare Programme 

​The Introduction to Mental Healthcare is a three-day programme for pre-university students who are interested to find out more about mental healthcare. The programme will give students the exposure of what it is like to work in a tertiary psychiatric hospital, and the challenges and satisfaction that come with it.  As placements are limited, applications are on first come first serve basis. 


  • Second year junior college students ​
  • Year 3 Polytechnic students or equivalent 
  • Completed primary vaccination for COVID-19 and a booster dose 270 days from the last dose in the primary vaccination

Upcoming run 

Registration has closed for Introduction to Mental Healthcare in June. The next run will be in November. 

​How to apply

Interested applicants are required to submit the following documents (translated into English, if required) to Shuhui_zhang@imh.com.sg and SH_SYED_ZAINUDDIN@imh.com.sg .​

  • Applica​tion Form with write-up stating rea​son for application  
  • Detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) with full personal particulars 
  • Letter of Verification from school 
  • Vaccination Certificate for COVID-19 vaccination (including booster dose)​

Click here​ (PDF, 362 KB) to download the application form. A non-refundable administration fee of S$107 (inclusive GST) is payable upon application. ​​​