Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

The University Of Veterinary Medicine And Pharmacy In Kosice

Program Description

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

The University Of Veterinary Medicine And Pharmacy In Kosice

DVM Diploma: Internationally recognized

INTENDED FOR: Secondary school leavers / Applicants with the Bachelor degree in Veterinary Sciences or Animal Sciences

PLACE: The University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy in Košice, Slovakia

DURATION: 6 years (12 semesters) / 4 years (8 semesters)

LANGUAGE: English

FORM OF STUDY: Full time

CREDIT SYSTEM: Compatible with the European Credit Transfer System(ECTS)

GRADUATE PROFILE

Graduates are qualified for the post-doctoral study and are competent to work in the following areas:

  • small animals clinics
  • large animals clinics
  • exotic animals clinics and ZOOs
  • game reserves
  • food safety and quality
  • pharmaceutical industry
  • research and development
  • teaching and consultancy
  • ecology

ORGANISATION OF PROGRAM

BASIC SUBJECTS (Laboratory and desk based work, lectures and seminars) Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Animal and Plant), Biomathematics, etc.

BASIC SCIENCES (Lectures and self directed learning, laboratory and desk based work, non-clinical animal work) Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Toxicology, Genetics, Microbiology, Immunology, etc.

CLINICAL SCIENCES (Lectures and seminars, clinical training, laboratory and desk based work, non-clinical animal work) Pathology, Parasitology, Clinical medicine and surgery, Preventive veterinary medicine, Propaedeutics, Obstetrics, Veterinary legislation, State veterinary medicine, Diagnostic imaging, etc.

ANIMAL PRODUCTION (Lectures and seminars, laboratory and desk based work, non-clinical animal work) Animal production, Animal nutrition, Animal husbandry, Veterinary hygiene, etc.

FOOD HYGIENE / PUBLIC HEALTH (Lectures and seminars, non-clinical animal work , laboratory and desk based work) Food hygiene and technology, Food science, Inspection of foodstuffs, etc.

The study also takes place at the university special facilities, e.g. the University Farm, University Facility for Breeding and Diseases of Wild Living Animals, Fish and Bees and Equestrian Centre. Other university facilities include the Cynology Club, Aqua Terra Club and Institute for Scientific Information and Library.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 31st May

START DATES: Mid September

ADMISSION PROCESS

Please email us copies of the following documents:

  • High school leaving certificate including the subjects taken
  • Your CV
  • Official academic transcript and diplomafrom the university (applicable for undergraduates)

We will reply to you with further information.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Full Secondary Education or Full Specialised Secondary Education qualification
  • Written entrance exam in Biology and Chemistry – applicable for the 6 year course
  • Completion of the First Level of Higher Education studies (Bachelor degree in Veterinary or Animal sciences, Biosciences or related sciences) - applicable for the 4 year course

DURATION OF PROGRAM: 6 years (12 semesters) / 4 years (8 semesters)

COST: Annual tuition fee: 7.500, €

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated January 20, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2016
Duration
Duration
4 - 6 years
Full time
Price
Price
7,500 EUR
Information
Deadline
May 31, 2016
Start date Sept. 2016
Place
Slovakia Košice
Application deadline May 31, 2016
End date Request Info
Duration 4 - 6 years
Price 7,500 EUR