Eligibility Requirements Overview

TravelBud eligibility criteria for all our teach English and volunteer abroad programs including nationality, degree requirements, TEFL/TESOL requirements, age groups and health.



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Teach English in Costa Rica

Teach English in Japan

Teach English in Thailand

Teach English in South Korea

Teach English in Vietnam

Teach English in Myanmar

Age

Between 21 and 40 years of age. Over 40 can be discussed on a case-by-case basis. Between 21 and 35 years of ageBetween 21 and 55 years of ageBetween 21 and 39 years of ageBetween 21 and 60 years of ageBetween 21 and 50 years of age

Degree required?

Degrees are preferred but not strictly required

Yes.

A bachelors degree in any field. Read why degrees are required on our blog.
Yes.

A bachelors degree in any field. Read why degrees are required on our blog.
Yes.

A bachelors degree in any field. Read why degrees are required on our blog.
Yes.

A bachelors degree in any field. Read why degrees are required on our blog.
No.

Bachelor’s degrees are not required, however some teaching experience is preferred if you don’t have a bachelor’s degree

Nationality

A passport from the UK, USA, Canada, Ireland, Australia or New Zealand.
A passport from the UK, USA, Canada, Ireland, Australia or New Zealand.A passport from the UK, USA, Canada, Ireland, Australia or New Zealand.A passport from the UK, USA, Canada, Ireland Australia or New Zealand.A passport from the UK, USA, Canada, Ireland, Australia or New Zealand A passport from the UK, USA, Canada, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand.

TEFL/TESOL certification required?

Yes.

For this program it offers only the Full In-class TESOL program to be completed by all teachers once they arrive in Costa Rica, followed by Placement thereafter.

We offer a Costa Rican in-class TEFL/TESOL course as part of this program.
Yes.

A 120-hour, internationally accredited TEFL/TESOL certificate or equivalent qualification.

We offer a Japanese in-class TEFL/TESOL course as part of this program.
Yes.

A 120-hour, internationally accredited TEFL/TESOL certificate or equivalent qualification.

We offer a Thailand in-class TEFL/TESOL course as part of this program.
Yes.

A 120-hour, internationally accredited TEFL/TESOL certificate or equivalent qualification.

We offer a South Korean in-class TEFL/TESOL course as part of this program.
Yes.

Schools in Vietnam prefer a certificate that was done fully in-class to the duration of 120 hours at least. Strong candidates may be considered if they hold an existing Online TEFL course.

We offer a Vietnam in-class TEFL/TESOL course as part of this program.

Note: Online TEFL/TESOL certificates are not accepted for this program.
Yes.

A 120-hour, internationally accredited TEFL/TESOL certificate or equivalent qualification. Non-Degree holders are usually required to complete the full in-class TESOL in Yangon.

We offer a Myanmar in-class TEFL/TESOL course as part of this program.

Health Requirements

Good physical and mental health. A health check may be required when applying for your work permit.Must be in excellent mental and physical health. In good physical and mental health.Must be in excellent mental and physical health. All medical conditions need to be declared.

Read more about South Korea's strict health policies.
In good physical and mental healthIn good physical and mental health.

You may have to take a medical exam when you arrive in Myanmar and this may include a blood test.

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