Working in oncology, ICU, OBG, general medicine and general surgery are all possible on placement in Kandy. You’ll gain unique insight into the challenges and resourceful nature of staff in a low-resource, developing country. During your time off you can explore UNESCO World Heritage sites, go on elephant safaris, and visit ancient sites of civilisation. Read what our students think below!
Many patients presented late, so I saw fairly advanced and destructive tumoursRead more
A month before we were meant to leave our independently organised elective was cancelled. We called Work the World and they arranged electives in our chosen fields around our flight dates.Read more
If I were to use one word to sum up my time in Sri Lanka it would be ‘amazing’. It is an experience full of fabulous memories which will stay with me forever.Read more