Gap years

Are you considering a gap year or taking time out?

Find out how to go about seeking and securing opportunities including how to get started, essential advice and key information, choosing where to go, planning your gap year, the opportunities on offer and financing your gap year.

General gap year advice and resources



The following organisations offer advice, information and access to gap year providers and jobs, travel destinations and volunteering ideas:

See also

Work and volunteer organisations offering programmes abroad

The following organise environmental and community projects available through their work and travel programmes all over the world.