In 2018 the Faculty was ranked 37th among the top 50 veterinary schools globally by the Shanghai ranking system.
Our graduates and research programmes are vital to enhancing public and animal health, promoting biosecurity and welfare, and ensuring that our pets are safe and sound. The quality of its training is such that graduates from this Faculty have no difficulty competing for and entering postgraduate programmes at universities in countries around the world. The Anaesthesiology (Coursework) programme is offered by University of Pretoria.
More informationVisit official programme website
- Research methodology
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesVeterinary Medicine View 29 other Masters in Veterinary Medicine in South Africa
- Subject to the stipulations of the applicable UP General Regulations, a candidate must be in possession of the BVSc or an equivalent veterinary degree; and have two (2) years of applicable post-qualification general veterinary experience or one year of training in the specific field as an intern at a recognized training facility. In certain cases, the head of department under which a specific field of study lies, may require a candidate to pass an entrance examination to demonstrate that the person has the relevant experience.
- Students will be required to submit a project concept note as part of the application, for consideration for admission.
International2026 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2026 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
National2026 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2026 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
From R34 000 to R39 000
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.