What can a UQ Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Honours) offer you?

5 January 2015

The Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Honours), offered at the UQ Gatton Campus, is one of the most sought after programs in Australia, attracting the very best students and producing veterinarians that are in high demand both in Australia and around the world.
The UQ Bachelor of Veterinary Science  (Honours) has full accreditation with the Australasian Veterinary Boards Council,Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (UK) and the American Veterinary Medical Association ensuring that the program is quality assured to world’s best practice in veterinary education. This also means that UQ graduates are able to practice in most countries including Australia, New Zealand, UK, Hong Kong and most countries in Asia. In addition, UQ veterinary science graduates are eligible to sit the North American Veterinary Licensing Exam without a credentialing process.
By choosing to study at the University of Queensland, students will be joining one of Australia’s most highly ranked and awarded universities and Australia’s recognised leader in veterinary education.
What can a UQ Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Honours) offer you?

  • Unique facilities: study in the most modern veterinary science facilities in the southern hemisphere.
  • World-class training under the supervision of UQ’s award-winning teachers.
  • On-campus teaching hospital: gain your first practical experiences at UQ’s on-campus teaching hospital which provides specialist and general services for companion animals, horses and farm animals, and services southeast Queensland’s large equine thoroughbred industry.
  • Cutting-edge research laboratories: use laboratories that support a very broad portfolio of applied research including biosecurity, public health, epidemiology, companion animal health, animal welfare, animal production, genetics, and new technologies.
  • Work experience: undertake at least 19 weeks of practical training during the course of your studies to develop the clinical and technical skills that are valued by employers.
  • Dynamic research environment: gain undergraduate research experiences under the active mentorship of UQ’s diverse group of dedicated academic and clinical staff that will expand your employment or postgraduate study opportunities.

UQ Veterinary School’s Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Honours) program

Program title: Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Honours)
Location: Gatton, Queensland
Semester intake: February
Program duration: 5 years

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