In the frames of SEP in Armenia practice will be available in the fields of community, hospital and industrial pharmacy. During academic period (September-December, February-May) research in the Yerevan State Medical University can be organized.
Length of training periods
Usually from 2 weeks up to 3 weeks, but subject to the students` will it could take place during more or less period.
Available months and cities
SEP in Armenia can be organized all year around but more preferable months are June-August. Practice is held in the capital of Armenia - Yerevan.
Students will be placed in a student dormitory in Yerevan. Accommodation fee amounts 10 euros per night. Breakfast is included.
Board, pocket money or other financial benefits/remuneration
-No pocket money is provided.
-There are a lot of restaurants/café/markets etc. where students can find everything they need for meals, preparation etc.
-Transportation is quite cheap: bus/mini buses. Also taxis are easily affordable here in Armenia.
-Upon arrival, we will help students to get a SIM card with Armenian number.
Majority of people in Armenia understands and can speak English: most of the students and young people. Others should be able to at least understand you. We are requiring hosts to be able to speak English, and if you know Russian, it’s an extra bonus for you.
You will need to bring your own lab coat.
Information on Work Permits and Visa
Visa procedures depend on students` citizenship. For more information please check the Web-site of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ of Armenia or contact the Embassy of Armenia in your country. http://www.mfa.am/en/visa/ If visa is required, it is recommended to apply for visa as soon as possible. SEO will provide the student with Invitation Letter if it’s required to get visa
Choice of the Exchange Student is implemented by the SEO and host. There is no deadline.