Hungary, HUPSA

Total number of places per year (approximately)
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Area possibilities

We have placements available in : - Community Pharmacy: The major part of sites are found at this area. Students shall shadow a pharmacist, dispense prescriptions, sell OTC drugs and interact with patients. Magistral medication still plays an important role in Hungary which gives an opportunity to practice various dispensing skills. - Hospital pharmacy - Research: Assisting in a lab at one of the departments of the Semmelweis University (eg. Pharmacognosy) is possible for only a small group of students where they can join the work of PhD students.

Length of training periods

From 2 to 4 weeks in Budapest. Available months are July and August.

Available months and cities

We offer placements in Budapest.

Type accommodation

All students are placed in the same dormitories of Semmelweis University. A one-time fee is charged for an entire month (approx. 120 euros), which DOES NOT VARY depending on how long the students want to stay.

Board, pocket money or other financial benefits/remuneration

The student is required to cover all costs including accommodation.

Language requirements

English (intermediate level or above)

Other requirements

None other requirements

Information on Work Permits and Visa

Please, visit the following website for more specific information: We kindly ask you to get informed about this subject well enough BEFORE your arrival. We can send Invitational Letters, if necessary.

Selection Procedures

Selection procedures is done by the SEO . Deadline to apply is April 15th. Students will begin to be placed in February.