2019 Graduate Programme 

“Accomplish, achieve and learn in a supportive environment while contributing to the protection of public and animal health”

We are happy to announce that we are now accepting applications for the 2019 HPRA Graduate Programme. Consisting of 2 separate streams, the HPRA Graduate Programme will run for 18 months and is structured to ensure graduates gain insight and exposure to different departments, encouraging them to develop and enhance multiple competencies. In acknowledging the transition from academic life to a new authentic work environment can be challenging, the graduate programme employs a 3 tier support network to support graduates in the shape of; managers, buddies and fellow graduates. The allocation of meaningful experience and challenging work is a key pillar supporting the programme. Graduates will be assigned meaningful projects over the 18 month programme; with the development of their skills a central theme.

2 Grad programme streams 2019


Role profiles

Stream 1 - Medical Devices

Stream 2 - Medicines on our Market

How to Apply

Graduate Application Form with current CV should be submitted to graduates@hpra.ie or sent via post to: Human Resources, Health Products Regulatory Authority, Kevin O’Malley House, Earlsfort Centre, Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin 2, D01 X977.

Closing date for applications 31 October 2018. Shortlisting of applications will be undertaken.

For more information on the graduate programme, take a look at the 2019 HPRA Graduate Info. Leaflet or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter for further updates.

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Useful documents 

Frequently Asked Questions
Graduate Application Form
2019 HPRA Graduate Info. Leaflet