Advancing and assuring quality in pharmacy education

Our vision is to lead accreditation and assessment of education of the pharmacy sector nationally and internationally.

‌We maintain the high standards of pharmacy education and assess the competency of Australian intern and overseas pharmacists as part of our role to protect the public.
I want my pharmacy qualification recognised in Australia (so I can live or work in Australia)
I want to sit the CAOP or KAPS examination
I want to sit the Australian Intern Written Examination
Intern assessments tools
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IPE Colloquium 2022

Enlighten, empower and emancipate: planting the seeds to future proof our professions. Registration is now open!

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Upcoming exam information
Exam date
Registration period
Results Released
Intern Written Exam
10 - 12 Oct 2022
30 Aug - 12 Sep 2022
1 Nov 2022
17 - 19 July 2022
7 - 23 June 2022
16 Aug 2022
22 - 23 Aug 2022
12 - 25 July 2022
6 Sep 2022

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Exam Resources

Follow our useful guides to prepare for the exams and complete our past papers. It will help you to assess your knowledge.