Tanzania, TAPSA

Total number of places per year (approximately)
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Area possibilities

Most of our training sites are located in Hospitals (Muhimbili National Hospital) and Community Pharmacies(Dar es salaam). Others include Warehouse and Storage, Industry and Research and Development Lab at university( Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences). We have limited placements in Quality Control at TFDA (Tanzania Food and Drugs Authority) and National Institute for Medical Research(NIMR)

Length of training periods

Most sites offer a maximum of 6 weeks, anytime between June and September.

Available months and cities

Training programs are offered in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania from June to September.

Type accommodation

Student Hostels are available for SEP students to ensure interaction among different cultures. Accommodation will cost around USD200per month and is paid by the student.

Board, pocket money or other financial benefits/remuneration

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

Language requirements

Basic knowledge of English language is required. During their stay, students will be required to learn some common Swahili phrases to aid interaction with locals.

Other requirements

Students are eligible to participate in the program upon the completion of their first year at Pharmacy School. Students should have an official introductory letter from theirUniversities from the Dean of School or Principal or any higher staff member. Passport size photos and vaccination certificate against yellow fever are also required.

Information on Work Permits and Visa

Visa requirements vary according to student's nationality; • Students from East Africa under EAC can get their temporary Visa at the port of entry • For other countries; TAPSA will provide an Invitation Letter to the incoming student to assist in obtaining VISA Work Permits are not required. NB. Kindly contact the Tanzania consulate offices at your country, for more specific information regarding visa requirements. TAPSA does not make Visa applications for students.

Selection Procedures

Students have to apply at least two months before the date of their exchange. For more information, please contact: seotapsa@gmail.com