M.Sc. On Campus

Veterinary Public Health (Coursework)

University of Pretoria

24 months
4252 EUR/year
2126 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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At Veterinary Public Health (Coursework) from University of Pretoria 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. 


Veterinary Public Health (Coursework) from University of Pretoria is vital to enhancing public and animal health, promoting biosecurity and welfare.

Students at Veterinary Public Health (Coursework) from University of Pretoria will:

  • be ensuring that our pets are safe and sound
  • have no difficulty competing for and entering postgraduate programmes at universities in countries around the world.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research methodology 
  • Basic veterinary epidemioloy 
  • Veterinary public health: Meat hygiene 
  • Veterinary public health: Veterinary milk hygene 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • BVSc (or equivalent) degree or relevant four-year BScAgric degree or relevant BSc honours degree or relevant postgraduate diploma (on NQF level 8)
  • An admissions examination may be required
  • The candidate may be required to submit proof of experience in their selected field of study

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4252 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4252 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    2126 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2126 EUR per year during 24 months.

SA and SADC countries citizens - from R36 000 to  R43 000

Living costs for Pretoria

8592 - 10309 ZAR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

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