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Veterinary Epidemiology (Coursework)

University of Pretoria

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
2026 EUR/year
2026 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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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. The Veterinary Epidemiology (Coursework) programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

Overview

Faculty Notes

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 Veterinary Epidemiology (Coursework) programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research methodology 
  • Basic veterinary epidemiolog 
  • Biostatistics in veterinary science 
  • Analytical veterinary epidemiology 
  • Animal health information management 
  • Scientific reasoning in veterinary epidemiology 
  • Advanced topics in veterinary epidemiology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 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 General Regulations, a BScHons, a four-year BScAgric, BVSc or equivalent degree or a relevant postgraduate diploma (on NQF level 8) is required.
  • Two years of professional experience might be required in certain cases.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2026 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2026 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    2026 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2026 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

From R34 000 to R39 000

Funding

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