• FREE PAPER SESSIONS / POSTER PRESENTATIONS wherein innovative research will be selected for presentation . There will be awards for the best paper and poster. Submission of abstracts has started and will close on 15th October 2022


We are happy to announce over 100 Clinical Fellowships for ISKSAA 2022 Congress ranging from 2 weeks to 3 months in India and Abroad ( UK , USA , Australia & Europe ) only for ISKSAA Life members . ISKSAA members who attend the ISKSAA 2022 Annual meet Congress as a registered delegate will be eligible . If you are presenting a Paper at ISKSAA 2022 , it will count as bonus points in your favour . ISKSAA has laid out marking criteria for shortlisting of the candidates . EXPONENTIAL WEIGHTAGE IS GIVEN FOR JAJS SUBMISSIONS & PUBLICATIONS . The short listed candidates will attend an interview during ISKSAA 2022 after which the fellows for 2023 will be announced . Applications for Fellowships will open from 1st October 2022 and will close on 31st October 2022 . These fellowships will be focussed on Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty and Sports Medicine and most of them will be Visitations and will be partly to fully self funded by the fellows


*IMPORTANT *The selected candidates after interview will have to submit a deposit of Rs 20000/- ( 300 USD ) for an Indian Fellowship or Rs 30000/- ( 500 USD ) for an International Fellowship within 10 days to retain their slot otherwise the fellowship will be granted to the next on waiting list . For the ISKSAA UK long term fellowship under Dr Kapil Kumar , the Deposit will be of Rs 40000/- ( 600 USD ) . 

After successful completion of the fellowship and submission of the fellowship report , ISKSAA will refund the deposit minus admin charges ( 25% ) to the candidate . In case the candidate is unable to complete the fellowship or refuses to attend the fellowship and/or does not submit the report , the deposit will be forfeited and the amount will be used to providing further funding for future fellowships . 


The candidates shortlisted for ISKSAA UK long term fellowship under Dr Kapil Kumar will undergo a skype interview and 2 will be finally selected . The deposit of the ones not selected in the interview will be returned without any deduction . 

The Fellows are encouraged to document their travel with a report of the experience to present at the next ISKSAA Congress as well as submit a publication in Journal of Arthroscopy and Joint Surgery ( JAJS ) . 


  • DO VISIT THE ISKSAA FELLOWS TESTIMONIALS page before applying for the Fellowships .
  • Mainly Visitations
  • Partly to fully self-funded by the fellows . 
  • Please note that for non-funded fellowships, the applicant is responsible for all travel and accommodation costs including NHS hospital administration/registration charges, where applicable. 
  • Short term fellowships in UK are purely observerships. You would not be allowed to scrub in operating theatre.
  • Only ISKSAA members who have registered for ISKSAA 2022  will be eligible . 
  • ISKSAA has laid out marking criteria for shortlisting of the candidates . 
  • Have to update their details on the membership page of specifically CV and photo . 
  • The CV should include the following headings
      • Personal details / Memberships / Under graduate medical education / Postgraduate medical education / List of Orthopaedic placements / Publications / Presentations / Conferences attended / Fellowhsips undertaken / Awards / Prizes
      • 2 recommendations ( can be from non-ISKSAA member also )
      • Personal statement ( How this fellowship can help your career aspirations and patient care )
  • Last date for submission of form will be 31st October 2022 .
  • 3 copies of each of the following :  Completed application form , Updated CV with 2 letters of recommendation & Personal statement need to be posted to the ISKSAA secretariat before the last date
  • A Cheque / Draft of Rs 2000/- in favour of ISKSAA payable at New Delhi has to be sent with the application form . 
  • You may apply for 2 International fellowship and/or 1 Indian fellowship slot . 
  • Only Shortlisted candidates will be informed about the interview schedule by mail.

Further details on the proposed Fellowships and updates can be seen on the Fellowships Section of