Austria, AFÖP

Total number of places per year (approximately)
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Area possibilities
  • Research at the University of Vienna (mostly In Silico Modeling)
  • Community Pharmacy (currently there are no placements because of COVID)
Length of training periods

Most exchanges last 4 weeks.

Available months and cities

Vienna: Community Pharmacy and Research at University (mostly at the Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry) Placements are available in the summer months.

Type accommodation

Concerning accommodation, most students stay in student residences or shared apartments in Austria. The SEO can help in finding a proper accommodation and it has to be paid by the student. Costs range from about 300-450 Euros per month.

Board, pocket money or other financial benefits/remuneration

Board is paid by the student and unfortunately, there is no pocket money or other renumeration provided.

Language requirements

English should be spoken fluently and is necessary for University. German skills are necessary for the work in community pharmacies.

Other requirements

Applicants should be open-minded and eager to learn new things in order to make the best of their experience.

Information on Work Permits and Visa

For students from countries that are not part of the European Union we can provide an invitation letter if necessary.

Selection Procedures

Pre-Selection is made by the SEO and final decision by the host. There is no deadline to apply, but the earlier the better.