Excellent facilities for research and for disciplinary training in diagnostic veterinary pathology are available. Current research interests include pathogenesis of infectious diseases, mucosal immunity, innate immunity and disease resistance, oncology, viral oncogenesis, hematologic disorders, wildlife diseases and skeletal diseases.
The Master of Veterinary Science and M.Sc. with diagnostics programs are available only to students with a DVM degree or equivalent. The M.Sc. and Ph.D. Programs (research-based) may be available to qualified students with or without a DVM degree or equivalent.
The Department of Veterinary Pathology serves as the Western College of Veterinary Medicine's source of teaching, research and diagnostic services in all aspects of veterinary pathology.
Many of the department's faculty members are actively involved in the WCVM's anatomic and clinical pathology diagnostic services. These activities, which provide a wide range of case material, enrich the department's clinical and laboratory teaching programs as well as its research programs.
Research interests of faculty in the Department of Veterinary Pathology at University of Saskatchewan include diagnostic pathology, pathogenesis of infectious disease in poultry and mammals, mucosal immunity, innate immunity and disease resistance, viral oncogenesis, hematologic disorders and wildlife diseases.
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Programme StructureCourses include:
- Veterinary Clinical Pathology
- Veterinary General Pathology
- Veterinary Systemic Pathology
- Diseases of Poultry
- Introduction to Fish Health
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesVeterinary Medicine View 5 other Masters in Veterinary Medicine in Canada
- Language Proficiency Requirements: Proof of English proficiency may be required for international applicants and for applicants whose first language is not English.
- a cumulative weighted average of at least a 70% (U of S grade system equivalent) in the last two years of study (i.e. 60 credit units)
- a four-year honours degree, or equivalent, from a recognized college or university in an academic discipline relevant to the proposed field of study
International6730 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6730 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National4260 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 4260 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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