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tailored placements to suit you.

Our flexible packages ensure you get the most out of your trip.



Are you looking for a safe, structured healthcare placement in Africa, Asia or South America? Work the World organises elective placements and projects overseas for student doctors, nurses, midwives, dentists, pharmacists, radiographers and physiotherapists.

Work the World offers placements abroad to those looking for valuable experience in medicine, nursing, midwifery, physiotherapy, radiography and dentistry.


We have over 10 years of experience and have organised placements for over 3000 students. Find out what our students say about their experiences.

We work with you to design a programme that matches your interests, remove the organisational hassle and ensure you feel 100% safe, prepared and supported throughout.

We provide specialist medical electives at our top elective destinations in Asia, Africa and South America, offering a hugely valuable and rewarding experience to healthcare students looking to work in underprivileged areas overseas.

When organising our placements we work closely with with numerous organisations and companies such as government authorities, hospitals, clinics and non-government organisations to make sure that: 

  • All our programmes are specifically tailored to each individual
  • All our placements are safe, structured and highly organised
  • Everyone feels comfortable and supported

Get in touch with us and see how Work the World can help.