Medical Work Experience In India

with Oyster Worldwide

newspaper Medicine Internship
location Asia
start date All year round - twice a month 2 – 12 weeks
salary Volunteer/internship projects
accommodation includedAccommodation included
food and mealsYou will be cooked 3 delicious meals a day, seven days a week, allowing you to experience real Indian cuisine
training providedTraining provided






Oyster Worldwide offer a very personal service with detailed preparation and support before, during and when you return from travel. Pre-departure services include a phone or skype interview and full briefing on what to expect. We advise on safety, cultural issues, flights, what to take, currency and what life will be like in your chosen destination. Oyster Worldwide pride themselves on selecting projects that we believe are genuinely worthwhile. Every project has been visited by a member of the Oyster team and vetted for excellence.



gap year project highlights Highlights

Gaining professional medical experience in India
Enhance your CV with fascinating international work experience
Enjoying life in beautiful India away from the busy cities – think Himalayan views & lush tea plantations on your doorstep!
Relaxing with rooftop yoga classes and enjoying delicious authentic Indian cuisine
Living with like-minded interns who share your enthusiasm for medicine



typical day A Typical Day on this Course

You'll be living in northern India with views of the majestic Himalayas from your front door.

5 days a week you will be interning in a local hospital, shadowing the doctors and nurses in various departments from surgery to orthopaedics. If you are considering a career in medicine, this programme will give you a real insight into this life.

Each day you will be at the hospital between 9.30am and approx 2pm when you will return for lunch. Three meals a day are provided at the purpose built volunteer accommodation.

Weekends are free for you to explore the local area, visit McLeod Ganj (home of the Dalai Lama), or just relax in Palampur and its surroundings.


ideal candidate Who are we looking for?

We do not require any prior experience for these programmes, however, the type of project that you undertake will be determined by your existing skills, education and experience. We ask that you are enthusiastic, self motivated and confident in working both alone and as part of a team. This way you will be able to gain the most out of the experience.


our offer What we can offer you

Full support both before departure and whilst you are away
Financial protection booking with a UK company
Orientation on arrival
Airport pick up from Dharamshala
Accommodation
Food

 

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