Join us for the Sydney Veterinary School webinar!
Are you interested in becoming a veterinarian? And thinking about studying overseas?
If so, the University of Sydney Veterinary School would delighted if you joined them for their informational webinar on Monday, May 11. Hosted by Veronica Boulton, Sydney Faculty of Veterinary Science Manager and Sub Dean (Admissions), the webinar will provide you with the opportunity to find out more about the school’s
- clinical programs and facilities;
- entry requirements;
- application process;
The University of Sydney has been providing the nation’s best training in the health and conservation of animals since its founding in 1910. In the 2015 QS Subject Rankings, the veterinary school is ranked #1 in Australia, and equal 11th in the world for veterinary science. In veterinary medicine, Sydney offers two programs:
On completion, graduates are fully equipped with the knowledge as well as the practical, personal, professional and generic skills to enable them to pursue many career options as veterinary scientists participating in the care and welfare of animals.
Date: Monday, May 11, 2015
Time: 8 p.m. Ontario time (5 p.m. BC time)
Sydney Veterinary School Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
Program title: 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.