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Become a part of the
Sri Shankara Family 

Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital and Research Centre takes immense pride in being an institution that attracts knowledge and talent from across the country and beyond.

As a charitable hospital that provides state-of-the-art care, we believe adequate opportunity should be given to all our medical, teaching and supportive staff to excel in their field and bring laurels to the institution.

There are several options to be a part of the Sri Shankara Cancer Foundation/Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital and Research Centre/Bagchi Sri Shankara Cancer Centre and Research Institute teams.​

Work at SSCHRC

Vacancies at Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital and Research Bengaluru, Bengaluru, Karnataka

Vacancies at
Bagchi Sri Shankara Cancer Centre
and Research Institute, Bhubaneswar, Odisha

Work at Bagchi Sri Shankara Cancer Centre Bhubaneswar

Intern at SSCHRC 

Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital and Research Centre is a super specialty hospital that diagnoses and treats high volumes of rare and complex cancer cases in the state. The hospital has a unique model of low cost-high quality model that ensures optimized care. This makes our hospital an ideal learning centre for young doctors, dentists, pharmacologists, nurses and hospital management students to observe and train for a short a period of time. 

If you wish to intern at any of the departments at SSCHRC, kindly send us an email to:

with a copy to: 

It would be helpful for our team if you mentioned the following in your email: 

  • Personal contact details 

  • Updated CV

  • A Letter of Motivation to Intern at the Department of your choice 

Volunteer at SSCHRC

Volunteer with Us

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If you are interested in spending your time spreading joy by helping out at Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital and Research Centre, we’d be happy to have you on board with our volunteer team - CANAID!


CANAID is our dedicated network of volunteers who spend their time helping our SSCHRC Team with day-to-day activities as well as providing comfort and support to our patients. 

The opportunities to volunteer at SSCHRC can be broadly classified into long term and short term depending on the requirement of the task.

Volunteer Roles

  • Patient Co-ordination - guide around the hospital, OPD management, Day care chemo assistance (Long term)

  • Chemotherapy ward - assistance and moral support (Long term)

  • Abandoned or lonely patients, camp patients - support and help (Long term)

  • Procure patient feedback (Short term)

  • Data entry (Short term)

  • Organize fund-raising events (Short term)

  • Help conduct awareness programs (Short term)

  • Create awareness material (Short term)


Since we function in an environment that requires us to be aware and sensitive of the fragile physical and mental status of our patients and their families, we look for certain qualities in our volunteers so that everyone’s time is used in the best way possible.

  • Empathetic

  • Cheerful

  • Compassionate

  • Dedicated


All interested individuals are requested to email us at and give us a brief under the headings below, our volunteer coordination team will contact you within 10 working days based on your mail.

Please bear in mind that the physical and emotional status of our patients will be very delicate and their safety and wellbeing is our biggest priority. Hence, we have designed a process to ensure the best contributions from our well-wishing volunteer community is used most effectively.

Email pointers:

  1. Name, age, contact details

  2. Available dates

  3. Why do you want to volunteer with us?

  4. Previous volunteering experience

  5. Preferred area of interest

Student Observers

Student Observers

At Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital and Research Centre, we believe young talent and interest in service to humanity must be nurtured and given a chance to blossom.

We frequently allow a few students to volunteer/observe the day to day activities at Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital and Research Centre. This experience provides the youth with a chance to explore various opportunities to contribute to cancer care in the present or future.

Please keep in mind the access you may get to patients and their treatment may be limited as the mental and physical wellbeing of our patients is of the highest priority to us.

If you are keen on spending a portion of your time to understand the various facets of cancer care at SSCHRC, send us an email at and our team will get back to you in 10 working days.


Please allow us a few days’ time to plan a thorough program based on your interest and skills so that we make the most of your time as well as ours.

Pointers for email:

  • Name, age, contact details (of Parents as well, in case of a minor)

  • How did you hear about Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital and Research Centre?

  • Why would you like to volunteer at SSCHRC?

  • What are your expectations of your time at SSCHRC and what would you like to contribute or learn?

  • Tell us a little about yourself, hobbies, interests, future plans

  • How do you think your time at SSCHRC is going to help you?

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