A gap year can range from a few weeks to several months but however long you choose to go for, it is crucial to do your research properly before you commit your time and money.
There are lots of organisations offering gap year opportunities - some very well known and others less so. This list of questions will help you to ensure the organisation is legitimate and meets your needs.
For further advice on planning, keeping safe and working during your gap year look at:
Great Gap Years
University of NottinghamPortland Building, Level DUniversity Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD
telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 3680
fax: +44 (0) 115 951 3679
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