In Iloilo, the families of patients are often responsible for washing and feeding them, leaving you to undertake more pressing duties. A favourite with past students has been working in the animal bites clinic, where you'll have the freedom to witness the treatment of rabies – just one of many unusual diseases you'll encounter. After leaving work for the day, you can experience being 'cooked alive’ in a Kawa hot bath, or spotting whales and dolphins off the coast of Cebu. Read what our students think below!


Ella Harris

University of Manchester 2023

Nursing, The Philippines Iloilo

"I quickly found my feet and made friends in the house - don’t worry if you’re going alone, everyone is in the same boat and are so friendly and welcoming you won’t be bored for a second."

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