Study vet medicine at the #1 vet school in Australia
According to the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2015, the University of Sydney is ranked 11th in the world and number one in Australia for veterinary science!
The University of Sydney strives to provide the very best education in veterinary medicine and animal science through bachelor’s degrees, postgraduate coursework, continuing education and research training. Sydney alumni have shaped professions locally, nationally and globally. Their sustained, stellar achievements in practice, public service, research, academia and the media provide the best advertisement for the success of the university’s programs.
All Sydney Uni students are supported to develop their leadership skills and veterinary interests through academic and co-curricular activities. Campus life in both Sydney and Camden provides unique opportunities for personal growth, networking and exploration of career directions. Students are always supported and guided as they learn and help them to meet the challenges of student life.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine at Sydney Veterinary School
Program: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM)
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Semester intake: March
Program duration: 4 years
Application deadline: January 4, 2016; however it is recommended that students apply as soon as possible as this program can fill quickly.
Admissions Criteria/Entry Requirements for Canadians
Students can apply for a position into the Sydney DVM after completing any kind of bachelor degree at a recognized university, as long as program prerequisite units of study have been met.
Applicants must have completed the following prerequisite units of study at bachelor-degree level to be eligible for entry:
- general chemistry (physical and inorganic)
- organic chemistry
The minimum GPA for entry is a 2.8 on a 4.0 scale; however, places are limited and there is a strict quota for this course. Entry is highly competitive so students who have achieved the minimum GPA (and other admission requirements) are then ranked on academic performance. The higher your GPA, the better your chances of receiving an offer.