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Study veterinary science at Melbourne

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Gain clinical experience, learn about animal health and welfare and their effects on human well-being in our $63 million facilities designed specifically for veterinary students.

Based on the latest global thinking in veterinary practice and teaching, this degree prepares you to work around the world with accreditation by the Australasian Veterinary Boards Council, the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (UK).

You’ll benefit from the research expertise of our world-class academics, and an innovative, evidence-based curriculum.

Based on the latest global thinking in veterinary science practice, teaching and learning. 4 years full-time, on campus (Parkville).

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For veterinary professionals seeking to provide more comprehensive treatment to animals in their care. 1 year part-time only, 100% online.

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Taught by international experts, develop skills to describe and interpret abdominal ultrasound findings in a general practice setting. 1 year part-time only, 100% online.

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If you are passionate about adding to the quality and quantity of knowledge in your field, join us and contribute to life-changing research. Up to 4 years duration.

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Why study with us?

  • #1 in Australia for veterinary science *QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022
  • #8 in the world for graduate employability *QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2022
  • World class facilities designed specifically for veterinary students

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Find out more about our graduate degrees and get support with your application. Speak to our expert staff online, via phone or at an upcoming event. You can also register to learn more about your course options and opportunities via email.

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

Dr Yu Han Wang


"Having this hands-on program I was able to use the knowledge that I have accumulated over the years and work out problems and start managing cases in the animal hospital. It was extremely rewarding being able to see how far I've come."

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