Graduate Associate Program

The Graduate Associate program at Sidra offers Qatari fresh graduates the opportunity to train for a medical career within a high-performance environment with extensive opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve.

Supporting you to reach your potential

At Sidra, we know that our people are our greatest assets. That’s why we invest in each and every employee to support them in fulfilling their potential.


Our Approach

Sidra’s approach to Graduate Associate education helps develop each graduate into a self-aware, engaged member of our team through a dedicated program, which is comprised of mentorship, a personal development plan and a range of personal development programs, so that the graduate is equipped with the knowledge and skills to excel at every step of their career progression.

Benefits of the Graduate Associate Program

Self-Awareness-Engagement-Excellence The program includes the following competency based programs:

  • Effective Presentation Skills
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Time & Priority Management
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Teambuilding/Teamwork
  • Influencing/Negotiation Skills
  • Assertiveness
  • Business Writing Skills
  • Managing Complexity in the Workplace
  • Job Rotations in 3-4 departments/branches
  • A mentoring partnership between the Graduate Associate and a selected senior employee at Sidra
  • A structured, formal one month Emerging Leaders Program

Entry requirements

To join the Graduate Associate program, you must be:

  1. Qatari or one who are sponsored by our Education Grant
  2. Hold a bachelor’s degree in a clinical field of study (or you will soon graduate from a recognized university in a related subject)
  3. Be committed to a career in health care


Contact us for more information

If you have any questions about Education Grants, please contact the National Development Office at:

Fax: +974 4404 2106