Victorian Student Summer Placements

Get a taste of what hospital pharmacy can offer you 

Each year the SHPA Victorian Branch coordinates a selection of Victorian hospital-based placements for pharmacy students over the summer. Student hospital placements give you early insight to:

  • gain an introduction to hospital pharmacy services
  • learn about the role of operational, clinical and specialist pharmacists
  • get involved in quality use of medicines projects
  • discover more about hospital pharmacy education and training opportunities.

Victorian Summer Student Placements 2022-2023

The SHPA Vic Branch coordinates a hospital summer student placement program for pharmacy students. Placements are offered by a selection of Victorian Hospital Pharmacy Departments at various times during the summer holiday period.

Placement dates and participating hospitals will be listed on the website by mid June.


Key Dates:

Applications open - 9am, Monday 20 June 2022

Applications close - 11.59pm, Monday 4 July 2022

Hospital interviews - Monday 11 July to Friday 22 July 2022

Notification of placement outcomes - By C.O.B, Wednesday 27 July 2022

Want to find out more? Check out our handy FAQs or download our poster.

Enquiries should be directed to the SHPA Victorian Branch Committee via