Exchange Conditions Score of Ecuador (AEMPPI)

Exchange Information
Type of exchanges
4-weeks
GAP (Global Action Project)
Type of students accepted
Medical students
Graduated medical students (less than 6 months prior to the exchange)
Academic requirements for the students
The student who has decided to apply for an Exchange in Ecuador has to know the basics about research in Medicine. All of this, taking into consideration that it will be easier for them during their research work in our projects.

They will be required to be well prepared about the medical background of the topic per se, in order fro them to understand better the aim of the project an why certain research methods are used.

Highly motivated students come along with high academic history and they will accomplish the set goals at the end of their exchange being aware of the remarkable academic quality of the research projects and tutors'work as well.
Languages
Spanish
(Good)
Not Required
English
(Good)
Required
Calendar
Cities/Months Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Augt Sep Oct Nov Dec
Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Quito yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad de las Americas, Quito yes yes yes yes yes
Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad Catolica del Ecuador, Quito yes yes yes yes
Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad Internacional del Ecuador, Quito yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad Central del Ecuador, Quito yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Escuela Superior Politecnica de Chimborazo, Riobamba yes yes
Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad del Azuay, Cuenca yes yes yes yes yes yes
Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad de Guayaquil, Guayaquil yes yes yes yes yes yes
Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad Estatal de Cuenca, Cuenca yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad Catolica de Cuenca, Cuenca yes yes yes yes yes
Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad Laica Eloy Alfaro de Manabi, Manta yes yes yes yes yes
Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad Nacional del Chimborazo, Riobamba yes yes
Calendar Remarks
Number of incomings
20
Projects available
Cities
- Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Quito
- Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad de las Americas, Quito
- Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad Catolica del Ecuador, Quito
- Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad Internacional del Ecuador, Quito
- Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad Central del Ecuador, Quito
- Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Escuela Superior Politecnica de Chimborazo, Riobamba
- Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad del Azuay, Cuenca
- Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad de Guayaquil, Guayaquil
- Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad Estatal de Cuenca, Cuenca
- Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad Catolica de Cuenca, Cuenca
- Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad Laica Eloy Alfaro de Manabi, Manta
- Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad Nacional del Chimborazo, Riobamba
- Ecuador (AEMPPI) - Universidad Regional Autonoma de los Andes, Ambato
General Information
Hours per Day
6 Hours
Days per week
5 Days
Dress code
Casual
Medical White Coat
What to Bring
Please, bring your white coat as well as the required basic equipment according to the type of research project.
These following items are suggested:
  • Medical Scrubs (Uniform)
  • Safety Glasses
  • Rubber gloves
  • Mask
Before coming, we will help you with all the information needed for you to get prepared.
Unilateral fee
350USD
Unilateral fee (special remarks)
This price may turn lower after a discussion withing the changes of our NMO contract and resolution in the next months.
Lodging (housing)
- Host family
Boarding (meal)
- Host family
Times per day
2
Pocket money
Yes, at the beggining. At least for make trasportations easier for you before you get used toUSD
Social Program
Three Worlds, Three Weekends! This is the name of Our SOCIAL PROGRAM. It is the perfect opportunity to know Ecuador's most beautiful cities and embrace the cultural diversity of our country. All of our membes in each city are prepared and waiting for you!<br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
Special Remarks
Application Form
Deadline
12 WEEKS
Special Remarks
We need your application form at least 3 months in advance.The sooner we receive it, the better chances you have to get your first project choice.

You have to choose 3 projects from 3 different local organizations at least in 2 diffent cities

For all the projects about Microbiology, the student
must have hepatitis a and b vaccine and tetanus vaccine. However, we recommend the hepatitis a and b vaccine for all the incommings.
All the students need to have yellow fever vaccine.
Card Of Documents
Standard documents
- Photo (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Passport Copy (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Motivation Letter (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Vaccination Card (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Proof of Enrollment (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Curriculum Vitae (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Recommendation Letter (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Health Insurance (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Students' Record (Subjects passed) (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Language Certificate (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Rules Form (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Motivation Letter for Project 2 (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Motivation Letter for Project 3 (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
Special documents
Upon Arrival documents
The standard documents are the basic documents that the students are asking for and the special documents are less important, as only some Local Committees ask for them. So it's mandatory to upload the standard documents, but not the special ones. (Students do it when asked for by the LEO/NEO.)
The upon arrival documents are hard copies documents that the students are requested to take with them in the host country.”
Special remarks
Card of Acceptance
Deadline
8 weeks
Special remarks
If you have any special requests or requirements that can be justified, please do so BEFORE we send the CA. Afterwards we expect you to attend to the exchange exactly as we stated it.
Card of Confirmation
Deadline
4 Weeks
Special remarks
CC must be sent to us at least 4 weeks before start of the exchange or we might cancel it.
Visa
Visa
- Tourist Visa
NMO can provide additional documents if needed
Yes
NMO must be notified 5 weeks before exchange start if additional documents are needed
Special remarks
If there is any paperwork needed, please notify us as soon as possible in order to make this process easier and help you.
Insurance
Insurance
- Health Insurance
- Liability Insurance

Special remarks
We have signed a contract with and insurance company that has suitable and very good options for our incomings and outgoings.
Health Documents
Documents
- Vaccination Card

Special remarks
Substitutions
Substitutions
- We prefer substitutions to cancellations
Deadline for substitutions (weeks)
Special remarks
Please, notify us if this gets to happen, and we will provide solutions in order for your NMO to send another student instead of cancelling the exchange.
Explore Link
Link to ExPlore Page
Special Remarks
Substitute student's documents should be sent to Incoming NORE

We are looking forward to see you in Ecuador.

Don't forget that we are the country that has a very important number of Projects considered to be turned into GAPs
Validation Date
16/07/17
Date Last Update
15/07/19