M.Sc. On Campus

Veterinary Science Production Animal Studies

12 months
1118 EUR/year
1118 EUR/year
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Veterinary Science Production Animal Studies 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 Science Production Animal Studies from University of Pretoria is vital to enhancing public and animal health, promoting biosecurity and welfare.

Students at Veterinary Science Production Animal Studies from University of Pretoria will:

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research methodology 
  • Dissertation: production animal studies 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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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

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  • International

    1118 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1118 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • National

    1118 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1118 EUR per year during 12 months.

R18 960 per annum

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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