UQ Veterinary School information sessions in Canada next week

28 October 2015

The University of Queensland School of Veterinary Science and OzTREKK are pleased to present the UQ Veterinary School Information Sessions to be held in Calgary, Edmonton, and Vancouver next week!

At the information sessions, UQ Associate Professor Malcolm Jones will speak about the Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Honours) program offered at the UQ School of Veterinary Science. Find out more about

UQ Veterinary School
UQ Associate Professor Malcolm Jones

  • the University of Queensland
  • the UQ School of Veterinary Science
  • the Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BVSc) program
  • program structure
  • admissions requirements
  • BVSc application process
  • accreditation
  • life on campus
  • and much more!

Everyone is welcome to attend these free information sessions. Find out why UQ Veterinary School is ranked #22 in the world and #2 in Australia*!
University of Calgary
Date: Friday, Nov. 6, 2015
Time: 2 p.m.
Location: MacEwan Student Centre, Bianca Room 226
University of Alberta
Date: Friday, Nov. 6, 2015
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Agriculture Forestry Centre, Room 1-13
University of British Columbia
Date: Monday, Nov. 9, 2015
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Henry Angus Building, Rm 295

Register to attend one of the UQ Veterinary School Information Sessions!

Accreditation Information

UQ’s Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Hons) program is accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA). This means that graduates are considered in the same category as graduates from North American Veterinary Schools when undertaking licensing examinations in North America. Graduates are eligible to sit the North American Veterinary Licensing Examination along with graduates from accredited veterinary colleges in the United States and Canada. AVMA accreditation is well recognised as the international benchmark for quality in veterinary education.

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

The vet program at the UQ Veterinary School is one of the most sought after in Australia, attracting the very best students and producing veterinarians that are in high demand, both domestically and internationally. The university’s Bachelor of Veterinary Science provides the broadest base in the biological sciences of any undergraduate course and provides a very wide range of career options as well as its professional qualifications, enabling graduates to practice veterinary medicine and surgery.
Program: Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Honours)
Location: Gatton, Queensland
Semester intake: February
Duration: 5 years
Application deadline: UQ Veterinary School has a general application deadline of November 30; however, late applications may be accepted. It is strongly recommended that students apply a minimum of three months prior to the program’s start date.

*QS World University Rankings by Subject 2015

Apply to the UQ School of Veterinary Science!


If you have any questions about these info sessions or about UQ Veterinary School, please contact OzTREKK’s Australian Veterinary Schools Officer Rachel Brady at rachel@oztrekk.com or at 1-866-698-7355.