Program Detail

Medical Internship in Nepal as a Health Volunteer

If you are looking to get the first-hand experience in the sector of medical in Developing country serving in different hospitals, health cam, and projects, you should consider coming to Nepal and joining our medical internship in Nepal program to gain experience as a hospital volunteer. You will gain valuable practical knowledge and experience in your field of work.

You will work in hospital under the guidance of qualified health professionals. This is a unique and important opportunity to get first-hand experience in the sector of medicine in a developing country. The medical internship in Nepal is primarily a learning experience and you will work dependently under the supervision and be mentored by experienced doctors. Departments you will be working include emergency, pathology, E.C.G/Endoscopy, Surgery (Ortho, Neuro, General Surgery, Facimaxillary, Gynae, plastic surgery, ENT), O.P.D. and general treatment. As an intern, your involvement ranges from observation to assistance depending on your knowledge and skills. During your internship, you will have the opportunity to experience various departments of hospitals to gain hand-on experience.

We prefer to use volunteers with a medical background, students or health workers, for this program. However, we can accept others with a real interest for work in this field. We arrange the volunteer program in different health sectors for your volunteer program.

In addition to assigning volunteers to village placements, twice a year, Alliance Nepal sets up a health camp in a chosen area of Nepal. We gather equipment, volunteers and contributions to provide this much-needed service. Individuals with special knowledge in the following areas are always needed for the medical internship:

  • Primary care and General Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Ophthalmology/ Optometry
  • General Dentistry/ Oral Surgery
  • Health Education
  • Gynecology and Women’s Health


Our Medical placement for the health volunteer include following reputed hospitals:

  • Sewa community hospital
  • Mani Pal Hospital
  • Gandaki teaching hospital
  • Western region hospital
  • Sahara Hospital