Malaysia, MyPSA

Total number of places per year (approximately)
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Area possibilities

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SEP booklet:

  1. Community pharmacy
  2. Research
  3. Hospital
Length of training periods
  1. Community (2 weeks)
  2. Research (preferably 4 weeks or more)
  3. Hospital (2 weeks)
  4. Industry (2 weeks or more)

Minimum of 60 working hours (2 weeks), up to students' preference and hosts' availability.

Available months and cities

Our available month (For incoming students)

For summer SEP: End of June 2020 to Early August 2020 (Exact date to be discussed with SEO)

We will try to locate all incoming students around the city area at Kuala Lumpur. The expected expenses vary according to person, ranging from RM1500 - RM2000 per month. It depends on the student themselves but generally, the living expense of Malaysia will be lower than in most countries.

Type accommodation
  1. University Hostel
  2. Backpacker Hostel
  3. Hotel
  4. Foster Family (Limited)

Our team will in charge of finding the best stay for you based on your preference and budget. (RM 80-200/night)

Board, pocket money or other financial benefits/remuneration

NO financial benefits would be provided unless stated.

For applicants who are interested, we could help you in applying for the SEP grant however this is not guaranteed.

Students are advised to prepare sufficient money for their own expenses in case of any emergency.

Language requirements

As Malaysia is a multicultural country, English is the common communication tool here. However, those who can speak Chinese or Malay is an advantage! Do not worry about the language barrier as most of us can speak at least three languages and above!

Other requirements

Anyone with the heart and passion is welcome to join! For research, it is best for you to be in your 3rd of 4th year however please feel free to ask us on the availability.

Students will be asked of their academic transcript, a supporting letter from university/association & a copy of their resume and motivational letter.

Information on Work Permits and Visa

Visa is available for online application in certain countries. However, students have to double-check with their local immigration department or your local SEO about the visa application! This is usually required for students that had plans to stay for more than 30 days.

Selection Procedures

Students who wish to complete their SEP abroad would require the submission of a motivational letter (ML) and curriculum vitae (CV). Selection procedures will then be conducted by SEO. For more information, please feel free to email Malaysia's SEO, [email protected]

Updated on 20/11/2020