Egypt, ASPSA

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Winter SEP: Community Pharmacy and Research in University during January-February.

SUMMER SEP: - Research at the Faculty of Pharmacy, Alexandria University - Community Pharmacy - Industry - Hospital Pharmacy

Most of our training sites are located in community pharmacies, research at the university and industry. We have limited placements in hospital pharmacy.

Length of training periods

2 weeks in winter SEP, for Summer SEP the training program lasts for three weeks, however, longer training schedules (up to one month) could be arranged with the SEO.

Available months and cities

Training programs are offered in Alexandria, Egypt during Summer (July to September)

Type accommodation

Winter SEP: FREE in shared apartments or Host Family.

Summer SEP: Apartments are shared among SEP students to ensure interaction among different cultures. Accommodation will cost around EUR 20 per week.

Board, pocket money or other financial benefits/remuneration

Regretfully, we do not provide pocket money, financial benefits or any other form of remuneration.

Language requirements

Basic knowledge of English language is required.

Other requirements

Students are eligible to participate in the program upon the completion of their first year at Pharmacy School.

NB. Graduate students can also participate in the program no later than two years following their graduation.

Information on Work Permits and Visa

Visa requirements vary according to student's nationality: - European and US citizens can obtain a visa at the airport.

  • Students from other countries need an invitation letter issued from ASPSA (upon their request) to be submitted to the Egyptian Embassy at their countries.

Work Permits are not required.

NB. Kindly contact the Egyptian Embassy at your country, for more specific information regarding visa requirements.

Selection Procedures

The selection process is carried out by the SEO. Students have to apply at least two months before the date of their exchange.

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