Volunteer for your Medical Elective in Nepal
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Volunteer for your Medical Elective in Nepal


Nepal: Bhaktapur, Kathmandu


  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Medicine
  • Public Health

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks


Programs start on the first and third Monday of each month

Age Range

18 and over

This Program is open to

European, Canadian, Australian, American, South African, Kiwi, Worldwide, Asian, British and Irish Participants.

Cost in USD

From USD 285!

Program Includes:

Volunteers pay a registration fee of US$299 which covers 24/7 support from an IVHQ program manager, online volunteer training, a comprehensive program guide, and access to deals on flights and travel insurance.

They then pay a program fee, dependent on the duration of their volunteer program, which covers accommodation and meals during volunteer placement period, airport pick up, orientation, program supervision, In-country 24/7 volunteer support and In-country administration costs. Volunteers are responsible for their own flights, visas, travel insurance and vaccinations (where required).

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays
  • Group living

Experience Required

Yes. For the medial elective, volunteers need to be training or qualified in a relevant medical field. Therefore, volunteers are required to present a copy of their qualifications and certificates to our program partner on arrival in Nepal. The medical elective also incurs a surcharge of US$5 per day to cover costs associated with this program. This will be included in the fees quoted to you when you apply.

Application Procedures

  • Online Application