Peru, APEFyB

Total number of places per year (approximately)
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Area possibilities

Community : Internship in Apothecary/Drug Store (Storage, Dispensing, Counseling, Reception and Distribution) Hospital : Internship in Hospital (Storage, Dispensing, Purchasing, Supply, Distribution, Visiting) Research: Internship in Universities and Research Institutes (Natural Products, Molecular Synthesis, Biotechnology, Cosmetics, Toxicology, etc.)

Length of training periods

From 2 weeks to 1 month

January to February May to August October to November Other months of the year, subject to availability

Available months and cities
  1. Community / Trujillo, Lima, Ayacucho, Cusco, Tacna, Juliaca
  2. Hospital / Lima, Trujillo, Cusco
  3. Research / Lima, Trujillo, Cusco, Ayacucho, Iquitos
  • Period

** They can be 2 weeks in one city and 2 weeks in another, if there are availability of places.

** The cities and places will be located according to the order of acceptance of students interested in SEP Apefyb, Peru.

Type accommodation

The participant of SEP have 2 possibilities: to stay with a host family or stay with students in an apartment. This latter may require a payment depending on the hosting site. The accommodations are usually in the rooms of students' homes or relatives of them where a payment for basic services should be made only if required by the homeowners. *The participant of SEP may pay some expenses, this payment will be $120 and would be on arrival in our country; and in no case by transfers by international agents or by Internet.

Board, pocket money or other financial benefits/remuneration
  • Board paid by: the student/ the host association/ employer/ others? No
  • Spending money provided (Yes / No)? No
  • Other remuneration: No
  • Add any additional information on money that they might need to spend - provide approximate money they will need for food/trips/or additional deposit. 10-20$ per day
Language requirements

Spanish (fluently) English

Other requirements

Minimum year of study: 3rd year

Information on Work Permits and Visa
  • type of visa students need to have: Tourist Visa For further information, please visit The Peruvian Embassy in your country and check this link:
  • Countries like Bolivia, Colombia, Argentina, Brasil, Chile only requires National Identy Document.
Selection Procedures

Choice of the exchange student made by the SEO according to: - Order of application with a deadline of 3 months before the SEP - Availability of the preferred period of exchange - Availability of the preferred area of exchange