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Veterinary Science Paraclinical Sciences, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #551 (QS) ,
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 Veterinary Science Paraclinical Sciences programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

About

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 Veterinary Science Paraclinical Sciences programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research methodology 
  • Dissertation: Paraclinical sciences 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    83

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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.
  • Students will be required to submit a project concept note as part of the application, for consideration for admission.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1011 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1011 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1011 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1011 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
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R17 195 per annum

Living costs for Pretoria

  • 8592 - 10310 ZAR/month
    Living Costs

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