• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
If you’re an animal health specialist, an epidemiologist or a public health specialist, this Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health programme from University of London provides an understanding of veterinary epidemiology and public health.


This Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health programme from University of London helps you develop skills for disease modelling and for devising strategies to combat chronic farm animal disease.

Learn about the use of economic concepts in animal health, and apply herd-health programmes to maximise economic returns from animal production.

Academic leadership

The Royal Veterinary College (RVC) is the UK’s longest established veterinary school and one of the most highly regarded institutions of its kind in Europe. It has over 1,500 students enrolled on its programmes and four state-of-the-art teaching and referral hospitals, providing services to the public and the veterinary profession.

The RVC’s independent status enables it to innovate and to remain at the forefront of knowledge and practice. Postgraduate students learn alongside experts in their field and are provided with the specialist knowledge and skills required to make it to the very top of their chosen profession.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Epidemiology and animal health economics 
  • Statistical methods in veterinary epidemiology 
  • Veterinary public health 
  • Advanced statistical methods in veterinary epidemiology 
  • Developing and monitoring of livestock production systems 
  • Economics for livestock development and policy

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

  • MSc: Either a second class honours degree (or equivalent) in a scientific subject, veterinary, animal science, agriculture, biological sciences, or medicine. Or a second class honours degree (or equivalent) in a scientific discipline which has included suitable training.
  • PGDip / PGCert / 240-hour modules: an appropriate degree, professional or technical qualification and work experience that we deem appropriate.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14125 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14125 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    14125 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14125 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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  • Postgraduate Diploma: £8400
  • Postgraduate Certificate: £4400


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