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Electives for Medical Students projects abroad in India

Program Facts

Volunteers must apply for this program at least 1-2 months in advance so they may be given enough time for their visas to be processed. Once arriving in India, volunteers will fly into the Bangalore International Airport and may then be placed in Bangalore city, Karnataka or the rural district of Tamilnadu for their program. The length of this project is a minimum of 2 weeks and a maximum of 12 weeks. You will have varied and multiple opportunities to work in multispecialty, clinics and health and community development projects and meet experienced doctors and local staffs.


Kenosis Projects Abroad offers a wide variety of international Medical Elective placements overseas in developing countries. These are individualized to specifically to meet the academic needs of students in medical school and other degree programs training to be doctors, nurses, dentists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, and midwives.

Kenosis has over several years of experience collaborating with medical professionals abroad. We will provide you with a placement that not only meets your elective requirements but also gives you a complete and rewarding experience of the country in which you are based. You will be assigned a qualified supervisor who is there to provide support and guidance throughout your placement. We arrange your accommodation, meals, and insurance, and have strong in-country support to make sure your time abroad runs as smoothly as possible.


Kenosis projects abroad can offer elective placement that not only meets your preferences for specific specialties, but also the chance to make a difference in a developing country that is a new and exciting backdrop to your studies.


If you are not a medical student or an elective placement is not a required part of your studies, please visit our Medicine & Healthcare internships page.


Please choose the area you wish to do your Elective in:

Medical Electives Abroad

Taking an overseas Medicine Elective placement with Projects Abroad means you will benefit from working in medical institutions where practices may differ considerably from your home country.

Nursing Electives Abroad

As a Nursing School student taking their elective abroad, you will have the chance to work in various departments alongside experienced local doctors and nurses. You will learn about different methods of treatment and greatly enhance your medical knowledge.

Midwifery Electives Abroad

A Midwifery School Elective abroad gives you the opportunity to learn about midwifery practices in a developing country by shadowing qualified midwives. You will be able to observe a variety of conditions that you would not normally see in your home country.

International Dentistry Electives

We offer a number of Dentistry Elective placements in many developing countries across the world. If you are looking for an overseas placement this may be ideally suited to you.

 Physical Therapy Electives 

If you are looking for a Physical Therapy Elective overseas then why not choose to learn in a developing country. You will find that each placement will meet the requirements of your Elective module.


Occupational Therapy

As an elective student, taking your Occupational Therapy Elective overseas in a developing country is sure to be an invaluable experience. Kenosis Projects abroad have placements that will meet the requirements of your course.


Please contact us, if you have any questions and additional project description or concerns in regards to our volunteer projects in India, we will respond as soon as possible!


Apply now if you are ready to join us and volunteer in India!