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Wildlife Diseases (Coursework)

University of Pretoria

Master
36 months
Duration
2003 EUR/year
2003 EUR/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

As the only Faculty of Veterinary Science in the country, we play a distinctive role in the training of veterinarians and veterinary nurses who are indispensable for the country’s farming and animal welfare needs. This Wildlife Diseases (Coursework) programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

Overview

Faculty Notes

They are the leading Faculty of Veterinary Science in Africa and enjoy wide-ranging international recognition.

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. This Wildlife Diseases (Coursework) programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research methodology 
  • Veterinary wildlife studies 
  • Mini-dissertation: Wildlife diseases 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2003 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2003 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    2003 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2003 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.

From R34 000 to R39 000

Funding

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