Argentina, AEFRA

Total number of places per year (approximately)
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Area possibilities
  • Community Pharmacy. (2 places in San Luis, 4 places in Mendoza)

  • Mental Health Hospital Pharmacy (2 places in San Luis)

Academic activities: to develop new skills and to link with students and professionals at their work and social environment, as well as, depending on the date of exchange, visit to laboratories and facilities of the Juan Agustín Maza University and of the San Luis National University, where AEFRA Mendoza and AEFRA San Luis have theirs headquarters. This activitites might be coordinated by LEO and with the Members of AEFRA.

Length of training periods

1 to 3 months-

Available months and cities
  • Months availables: February to December

  • Places: Mendoza and San Luis

The student can choose the period.

Type accommodation
  • Private room with breakfast within walking distance of the pharmacy. It has an aproximatte cost of 250 U$D per month.
  • Students's dorm or they might be placed with other students in an apartment.
Board, pocket money or other financial benefits/remuneration

No pocket money will be provided.

Language requirements

Spanish is the official language here, so you should have a proficiency on Spanish, as an Advanced Level or having Spanish as a Native language.

Other requirements

Medical Advises: Medical care in Argentina is good throughout the country, however, most medical services require advance payments. It is advisable to take out travel insurance that covers medical expenses abroad, including medical transportation. Make sure your insurance covers all the time you stay outside your country.

Recommended Vaccines to come to Argentina; - Mandatory: Yellow Fever Vaccine is, only in case of visiting wooded areas in the north and northeast of Argentina, borders with Brazil and Paraguay at altitudes below 2300 m.a.s.l. (including Iguazu Falls) - Highly recommended: Seasonal Influenza Vaccines (check that it is current, annual application) for the southern hemisphere the winter season is from April to October and the one for measles (2 doses applied after 13 months of age). - Recommended: Hepatitis A and B vaccines, tetanus, diphtheria and whooping cough, Varicella (if you not had it yet) and enteric fever.

Information on Work Permits and Visa


A) UP TO 90 (NINETY) DAYS: Andorra, Armenia, Australia (), Austria, Barbados, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada (), China (*), Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czech Republic, Chile, Cyprus, Denmark, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong (With Passport R.A.E.H.K.), Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea Republic, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Mexico, Monaco, Montenegro, Nicaragua, Norway, New Zealand, Netherlands, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Saint Kitts and Nevis, San Marino, Santa Lucia, Saint Vincent and The Grenadines, Serbia, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Suriname; Switzerland, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, Ukraine; United Kingdom Of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America, Uruguay.

B) UP TO 60 (SIXTY) DAYS: Venezuela.

C) UP TO 30 (THIRTY) DAYS: Grenada; Hong Kong (With British Passport B.N.O.); Jamaica; Republic of Kazakhstan and Malaysia.

(*) Chinese citizens who have a valid B2 American visa or a Schengen visa will require an electronic travel authorization (AVE) when travelling to Argentina as tourist for a period up to 90 days. In order to get the AVE please visit the following link:

(*) Australian citizens should pay a reciprocity fee when travelling for tourism or business purposes

(*) Canadian citizens should pay a reciprocity fee when travelling for tourism purposes.

Any other information could be found at:

Selection Procedures

No deadline. Students are chosen by the SEO.