Please note that the preferred period for the Community Placement is during the September vacation, however, due to the large number of students, some students will be placed during the November/December vacation







Placement preference:

  • Please provide two options for Community Pharmacies.    
  • Students are encouraged to choose sites that are outside of Port Elizabeth.  
  • Warning!  Placements at Pharmacies in Central, Humewood, Summerstrand and Walmer are often requested by a large number of students.  
  • If you choose a site within these areas, an alternative site outside of these areas must also be provided.














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