Industry voices strong support for student caps: poll

Community pharmacists are overwhelmingly in favour of a cap on students accepted into pharmacy courses, new poll data reveals.

Following extensive feedback on the topic of student caps, we ran a poll on the Pharmacy News website, asking readers whether there should be a cap on the number of students admitted into pharmacy degrees in Australia.

More than 340 people voted in the poll, with 96% of voters answering ‘yes’.

Only 3% voted against the need for student caps, while 1% said they didn’t know.

The issue recently came to light after Professor