Application Process

The Dalhousie College of Pharmacy residency programs participates in the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists' Pharmacy Residency Application Matching Service (PRAM). For full application details and deadlines please visit

After You Have Applied

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Nova Scotia Health Authority-Central Zone (NSHA) & Horizon Health Network

  • In-person interviews are required for both the Nova Scotia Health Authority - Central Zone (Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre) and Horizon Health Network (The Moncton Hospital and Saint John Regional Hospital). In-person interviews will take place Sunday, November 18, 2018 (storm date will be Sunday, November 25, 2018) at the College of Pharmacy, Dalhousie University, 5968 College Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia.
  • Please Note: If you are selected for an interview with both Nova Scotia Health Authority-Central Zone and Horizon Health Network, you will not be double booked as we coordinate our schedules together.

IWK Health Centre

  • Interviews for the IWK Health Centre will take place Thursday, November 15, 2018, and Friday, November 16, 2018.
  • In-person interviews are preferred but other arrangements can be made.

Accepted applicants to a Hospital Pharmacy Residency Program (NSHA-Central Zone, Horizon Health Network, IWK Health Centre) affiliated with Dalhousie College of Pharmacy will be required to register in the Post Graduate Pharmacy Program and pay tuition. Payment is made in two installments, one for the Fall and one for the Winter sessions.

Applicants who are successful in obtaining a residency position must submit an official transcript upon acceptance.

Please visit the following link for more details:

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Type of Program: Graduate

Program Course of Study: Pharmacy-Post Graduate (PGP)