Shiven graduated from Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge with first-class honours in Biological and Biomedical Sciences before completing his clinical training in the East Anglia region, centred at Cambridge University Hospitals Trust. After spending his foundation year in Kent, Shivun is now a trainee at Guy’s and St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust.

Shivun has a passion for medical education having lectured and tutored throughout his time in Cambridge to medical, veterinary, and biological science students on undergraduate and post-graduate courses. He has also implemented foundation training courses in the South Thames Foundation School, with his work being acknowledged and rewarded by Kings College London and the deanery.

Shivun achieved a total of 91.1 in his FPAS application and scored 49.1 on the SJT.