Course overview

  • 2 years part time
  • On Campus (Parkville)
  • Available to domestic and international students
  • Summer Intake - February, Start Year Intake - March, Autumn Intake - April, Winter Intake - July, and Mid Year Intake - August


Respond effectively to animal disease occurrences. If you're a veterinarian, animal scientist or animal health workers wishing to effectively contribute and respond to emergency animal disease responses, the Graduate Diploma in Veterinary Public Health is for you.

Specialised training

Undertake specialised training in animal health emergencies, specifically those with potential public health consequences.

Flexible learning - study online

Online, flexible, part-time study allows you to manage the time devoted to study, whilst remaining in full-time employment.

A curriculum developed by industry

This diploma has been developed in partnership with the CSIRO’s Australian Animal Health Laboratory and the Victorian Department of Primary Industries.