Cross-cultural exchanges and cultural sensitization are the key aspects that underlie the exchange programmes.
The department, under the Medical College, currently runs institutional programmes with the University of Ghent, Belgium and the University of Groningen, Netherlands. Students have also had the opportunity of receiving enhanced learning through Overseas International Learning (OIL) programmes.
The Rehabilitation Services are extended in the area of Sports Physiotherapy with a collaboration with the Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) to set up the KSCA-Ramaiah Rehab Centre at the KSCA premises in Bengaluru. The Centre will not only work with sport injuries but with sports preventive care as well.
International students have the opportunity to participate in clinical observership for 4-6 weeks at the Ramaiah Hospitals. Students from Ramaiah too have the opportunity for summer school placement in Europe and the Philippines.