Development for Students

While you learn, we're here to help!

Looking for summer placements and jobs?

RPS produces textbooks and publications to help pharmacy students

Pharmacist Support have a great list of placement applications in different sectors of pharmacy. 

And keep an eye on the BPSA News section as they may announce when applications for summer placements are open. Yes, indeed!

Thinking ahead?

What kinds of roles are looking at once you finish your degree? Our careers information section has lots of information and helpful videos about the roles open to you with a degree in pharmacy.

Exams and Assignments


The FASTtrack revision guides, from Pharmaceutical Press are available as books through their website.

Don't forget, as an RPS member, you get 25% off when you buy through the Pharmaceutical Press website above - simply enter your membership number at the checkout!

RPS Library

Our ebook library includes Dale & Appelbe's Pharmacy Law & Ethics and Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines.

You’ll also have access to the Medline, CINAHL, International Pharmaceutical Abstracts and the Biomedical Reference collection databases through our e-Library. Allowing you to find evidence-based information, which you can use in your projects and assignments.

More hints and tips

You’re not alone! Learn from those who've done this before on our RPS blog or take a look at some of our blogs we've chosen just for you.

Learning and Revision

Every degree is different, so to help you find what you're looking for we’ve grouped all our learning and revision resources into themes.

Foundation Trainee Pharmacist Recruitment

Third year students - if you're preparing for Foundation Trainee Pharmacist recruitment using ORIEL to complement support that you receive from your universities then you'll find plenty of help on our Foundation Trainee Pharmacist recruitment page.