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Health Sciences

Summer abroad

Spending the summer abroad allows you to get a taste of living and working internationally without committing to a full year. Summer schools or International Study Centres (ISCs) can enhance your global awareness and improve employability, leadership and advocacy skills.

Find out more about summer opportunities and travel awards.

How to Apply

Postgraduate opportunities

Depending on your programme of studies, you may be interested in:

What to expect

Previous destinations

Speak to your department about international elective placement options. Previous destinations of Health Sciences students in recent years have included:

DegreeUG/PGCountryHost organisationProgrammeDuration
Nursing  UG Gambia Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital Elective Placement 1 month Aug-Sep
Midwifery Practice UG Nepal Trivhuvan University Teaching Hospital Elective Placement 2 weeks August
Nursing with Professional Registration PG India St John's National Academy of Health Sciences Elective Placement 1 month February