Medical Volunteering in Uganda

Trip Highlights

  • Explore the rich and diverse natural habitats of Uganda.
  • Get the opportunity to interact with the natives to learn about their traditions.
  • Experience a typical Ugandan hospitality it is famous for. 
  • Visit the equator spot in Kampala.
  • Enjoy the thrill of witnessing the mountain gorillas during forest expeditions.
  • Volunteer work at local hospitals and clinics to provide medical support and gain international work experience.
  • Try out the famous delicacies of the region; especially, Rolex!
  • Get a chance to trek the tallest mountain range in Africa.


Volunteering Solutions offer an amazing volunteer work opportunity in medical and healthcare in Africa. The medical volunteering program in Uganda is highly suited for medical interns, students and professionals. Interns are placed in a healthcare center that has over 140 beds and offers opportunities in the Radiology, Dental, Pediatric, Surgery, Maternity, OPD and other departments. As the health centers are often understaffed thus the hospitals can really use extra hand. Work will last for anywhere between 4-6 hours a day and can be extended in case there is an emergency. Weekly health workshops and camps are also organized from time to time where interns also join the local teams in spreading awareness in villages, work together in organized camps and Voluntary Counseling and Testing (VCT) programs. The medical healthcare opportunity in Uganda is ideal to get an insight of the working of health clinics and hospitals, help the patients and get hands on work experience.

Volunteers for this project will have to be 18 years and above and will have to be enrolled in medical studies. A recommendation letter (preferably), resume and letter of motivation is necessary to apply for this project.

Volunteer Roles & Responsibilities

Volunteer Work Schedule


Dates & Cost



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