Medical Sciences
1 Jun, 2020 to 31 Dec, 2020
30 Jun, 2020

General information

3 months


The traineeship in pharmacy is a good opportunity for every student in the field of pharmacy and medicine that want to learn, explore and gain a white view of the pharmacy sector in Italy. Maybe is less known by others but in Italy there are para - pharmacy and pharmacy stores, and in difference the first one can sale only OTC products. The population is orientated more to homeopathic medicine and traditional medicine. In Italy you can discover pharmacy brands that will give you a new view and experience.

As a SMART trainee you will be forwarded to one of our partners (local pharmacy store) in order to gain experience and learn.

Moreover, we are located in the south of Italy in the Lecce province and we are surrounded on the West side with the Ionian Sea and on the Est side with the Adriatic sea.

Poggiardo, the city we are located is only 5 km far away from the Adriatic sea and is a touristic zone in the summer full with life and music, gastronomy, historical and cultural events.

Be a SMART intern and invest smart your Erasmus traineeship chance!

The trainee shall be professionalized while doing the following task:

  • Understanding the pharmacy sector in Italy (procedures for approval of one product, institutions responsible, pharmacy trading chain);
  • Learn the products in the pharmacy sore;
  • Learn and practice the processes and daily operation in a pharmacy store;
  • Learn how to advice end costumers;
  • Drafting research pharmacy sector in Italy;
  • Other daily task related to the traineeeship

Profile of the trainee

  • Student of graduate or post graduate studies in the field of pharmacy and medicine B1 level in English language or/and A1 in Italian language (verbal, written)
  • Motivated, self – initiative, curiosity, team player, listener, flexible and adaptable to new ambient

What we offer

  • Opportunity to professionalize in an intercultural and international ambient
  • Opportunity to gain professional knowledge abroad
  • Level up of your personal development
  • Meeting new people and gain international friends
  • Enjoying summer in the Adriatic sea coast (we are only 5 km far away from the Adriatic sea)
No financial compensation
Years of Experience required: 


pharmacy  medicine  para - pharmacy  bio medicine  
English: Independent User B1
Italian: Basic User A1