Health and Medical Internship in Ecuador
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Health and Medical Internship in Ecuador


Ecuador: Quito, Riobamba


  • Health Sciences

Year(s) Offered

Year Round

Age Requirement

Open to All Ages

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

• Accommodation: Shared room in a shared house with kitchen and 2 bathrooms with hot running water
• Food: 2 meals per day – Breakfast and a light dinner
• On arrival you will stay in a shared room in a hostel in Quito, breakfast included
• Training: Pre-departure pack, on-site orientation on a Saturday, project induction, learning reflection document
• Airport pick up and drop off in Quito
• Wifi
• Support: 24-hour support
• Local SIM card and phone: (handset deposit of $50 required)
• Certificate on completion of the presentation about your placement
• Excursion planning: Staff will help plan activities and excursions (some activities may cost extra)

Accommodation Options

  • Guest House

Experience Required



Course related to medicine, biology, and nursing
Ability to speak Spanish (level B1 Intermediate User of CEFR)
Medical Spanish lessons in Quito (prior to the internship placement)

Application Procedures

  • Online Application