Join our Immersion Internship in Nepal!
Are you ready to explore a new and exciting culture while gaining valuable experience in your field? Our internship program in Nepal is the perfect opportunity to do just that.
Nepal is a country unlike any other, with a rich history and diverse cultural landscape that is sure to leave a lasting impression on anyone who visits. As an intern, you’ll have the chance to immerse yourself in this unique environment, gaining a deeper understanding of the local culture and traditions.
Not only will you be able to broaden your perspectives and create unforgettable memories, but you’ll also gain invaluable experience in your field. Our program is designed to provide interns with hands-on experience working with patients from a variety of backgrounds and conditions, helping you to develop the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in your future career.
Are you ready for an unforgettable experience? Our program’s first week is not just about getting briefed on the program, but it’s also designed to immerse you in the vibrant culture of Nepal. You’ll get a comprehensive understanding of the Dos and Don’ts, and by the end of the week, you’ll fall in love with the country’s proud history and heritage. On Thursday and Friday, a professional supervisor will provide an academic introduction session to prepare you for the local work environment and culture. These sessions are tailored to the industry or field in which your internship takes place, so you’ll be fully equipped with the local situation and developments surrounding your work. We’re excited to guide you through this unique and enriching experience.
Location: Kathmandu, Nepal
Duration: Join from 4 weeks
Your program begins the moment you arrive, with our airport pick-up on Sunday. To ensure a smooth transition, we’ll provide you with all the necessary arrival and contact details when you book your program. The local team will be waiting for you, ready to transfer you to your accommodation.
The Cultural Introduction
At our program, we go above and beyond to ensure that interns not only have an incredible placement with a local company/organization, but also have a seamless transition into the local culture and customs. We understand that feeling at home in a new environment is essential for a successful internship experience.
To kickstart this journey, you will start with a 2-day Introduction and Orientation. This will immerse you in the local culture and customs, where interns will have the opportunity to learn about the vibrant local culture, language, and customs.
We believe that by providing this thorough introduction to the local culture and industry, we set our interns up for success. They will enter their internship placements equipped with a deep appreciation for the local customs, a solid understanding of the industry landscape, and the confidence to thrive in the local work environment.
Your accommodation is included in your package from Sunday night until Saturday morning of your last week, so you can rest assured that you’ll have a comfortable place to call home throughout your journey.
The accommodation will have a maximum of 2 persons per room in a shared homestay or apartment with breakfast and a proper workspace included at the accommodation.
You can let us know if you prefer a homestay or an apartment.
A private room upgrade is available at an extra cost, contact us for details.
Ophthalmology Internship in Nepal
Welcome to the Nepal Eye Program – an incredible initiative launched in July 1992 to transform the prevention and control of blindness in Nepal and the surrounding region. The dedication and perseverance of the government and non-governmental organizations have led to remarkable advancements in this vital field.
As an Ophthalmology intern, you will have an extraordinary opportunity to shadow specialized Ophthalmologists in Nepal and gain invaluable first-hand experience of Ophthalmological practices in the country. But that’s not all – you will also play an essential role in conducting community awareness programs and clinics, creating a real impact on the health and well-being of the local population.
This exceptional internship will take place in a private or community eye hospital in Kathmandu, where you will work side by side with skilled Ophthalmology practitioners and witness the practices and procedures performed at the hospital. As an integral part of the team, you will also be asked to assist hospital staff when needed, further expanding your skills and expertise.
Depending on your area of specialization, you may have the opportunity to work with various departments, including the Department of Surgeries, General Ophthalmology, Investigations, and Pathology, giving you a diverse range of experiences and knowledge.
This internship is a truly unique chance to immerse yourself in the rich culture of Nepal while making a real impact on people’s lives. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to enhance your career and contribute to the prevention and control of blindness. Apply now and take the first step towards an exciting and rewarding journey with the Nepal Eye Program!
Are you excited to gain hands-on experience in Ophthalmology? Get ready for a week of immersive learning at a prestigious hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal.
Embark on a transformative journey by interning at a cutting-edge Eye Hospital in the heart of Kathmandu, propelling your career in Ophthalmology to new heights. This is not your ordinary internship—it’s a gateway to immerse yourself in the realm of specialized Ophthalmology in Nepal, where every day is an opportunity to witness and actively contribute to groundbreaking practices.
As an intern, you won’t just be an observer; you’ll shadow specialized Ophthalmologists, gaining firsthand experience in the intricacies of Ophthalmological practices in Nepal. Picture yourself seamlessly blending into the daily rhythm of the hospital, assisting the dedicated staff in their day-to-day tasks, and stepping into the community as a catalyst for awareness programs and clinics.
The Nepal Eye Program, launched in 1992, is the backdrop to your immersive experience, supporting the prevention and control of blindness in Nepal and the region. Your internship unfolds within the walls of a private or community eye hospital in Kathmandu, where you’ll spend dedicated time with Ophthalmology practitioners, observing procedures, and actively contributing to the hospital’s mission.
From the Department of Surgeries to General Ophthalmology, Investigations, and Pathology, your specialization will guide your journey as you work alongside professionals shaping the landscape of eye care. Your day kicks off after breakfast, heading to the Ophthalmology hospital to engage with Ophthalmologists and nurses, immersing yourself in the dynamic realm of eye health.
Your daily routine, generally from 9.00 am to 3.00 pm, is a canvas of opportunities. Whether observing Ophthalmological practices, assisting in treatment procedures, or contributing to curative and preventive services, each moment propels you forward in your field.
Flexibility is the heartbeat of this experience, adapting to weather conditions, local considerations, and unforeseen circumstances. This isn’t just an internship; it’s a chance to be at the forefront of transformative Ophthalmological practices in Nepal, where every day holds the promise of new discoveries and professional growth.
This internship offers a rare opportunity to immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of Kathmandu while gaining practical experience in Ophthalmology. Don’t miss out on the chance to enhance your career and make a meaningful impact on people’s lives. Apply now and embark on an exciting journey with us!
4 Weeks: 1995 Euro / 2185 US$
+1 Week: 395 Euro / 435 US$
– Internship placement with an assigned project and a professional work environment with a minimum of 30 hours a week
– 2-day introduction and orientation
– Guidance, supervision, feedback sessions, on-the-job training
– Welcome and pick-up at the airport
– Accommodation with a maximum 2 persons per room in a shared homestay or apartment with breakfast and a proper workspace included
– Private room is available at an extra cost (contact us for details)
– 24-hour in-country support
visa, flight, travel insurance, vaccinations, criminal background check, return trip to the airport, 5% international banking fee
Requirements to join:
– Participants need to be minimum 18 years old
– Provide your CV, motivation letter, and qualifications
– An established background in an affiliated field of study
– Participants are required to provide a criminal background check (if unable to obtain a criminal background check, you can provide two character reference letters instead)
– Participants are required to have their own travel insurance
– You need to be able to speak and understand English