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Best 3 PhDs in Veterinary Science 2019

A PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) is an advanced degree that takes between two and four years to complete. Earning this degree gives graduates the knowledge and skills necessary to be successful in their chosen field of study.

What is a PhD in Veterinary Medicine? This program is a good choice for those who want to become a veterinarian. The curriculum will examine the application of dental, medical, diagnostic methods, and surgical and therapeutic methods as they relate to animals. Each program will vary, but topics studied may include domestic and wild pets, experimental animals, veterinary science of fish, mammals, and birds, and public health and food safety. Some programs may focus on agri-nutritional technology and science, zootechnics and animal product technologies, biotechnology, and food and nutrition science. Hands-on labs and research are also often part of the curriculum.

There is a reported shortage of veterinarians, so one of the benefits of completing this degree is that it is quite easy to find a job. The salaries of these professionals are also quite high, and it is a fulfilling career for animal lovers.

The financial requirements involved with a veterinary medicine degree will differ according to the specific school. The reputation of the school and the program length are main determinants of cost, and contacting the schools directly is the best way to find out fees and tuition.

While working as a veterinarian is the most popular career choice, there are many different areas that graduates may choose to work in. These include small animal clinics, large animal clinics, zoos, exotic animal clinics, game reserves, research and development, food safety and quality, teaching, ecology, and the pharmaceutical industry.

It is quick and easy to use our online database. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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3 Results in Veterinary Science

Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine. Qualification: Doctorate in Veterinary Clinical and Therapeutic Research. Type: Doctorate. Branch: Health Sciences ... [+]

Doctorate in Veterinary Clinical and Therapeutic Research

Faculty of Veterinary

Qualification: Doctorate in Veterinary Clinical and Therapeutic Research

Type: Ph.D.

Branch: Health Sciences

ECTS Credit Hours: 25

Degree of presence: 40%

Total credits: 60

Curriculum

SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL METHODS OF RESEARCH Compulsory LITERATURE REVIEW AND CURRENT STATUS OF THE SUBJECT Compulsory PLANNING AND RESEARCH DESIGN Compulsory LEARNING TECHNIQUES. Compulsory MATERIAL AND METHODS Compulsory IMPLEMENTATION AND GETTING RESULTS Compulsory DISCUSSION AND CONCLUSIONS ACCREDITATION OF THE STAGE OF RESEARCH Compulsory [-]
Spain Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
September 2019
Spanish
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Centro: I. U.de Sanidad Animal y Seguridad Alimentaria. Titulación: Doctorado en Sanidad Animal y Seguridad Alimentaria. Tipo: Doctorado. Rama: Sin Especificar. Horas del ... [+]

Doctorado en Sanidad Animal y Seguridad Alimentaria

Centro: I. U.de Sanidad Animal y Seguridad Alimentaria

Titulación: Doctorado en Sanidad Animal y Seguridad Alimentaria

Tipo: Doctorado

Rama: Sin Especificar

Horas del crédito ECTS: 25

Grado de presencialidad: 40 %

Créditos totales: 60

Plan de Estudios

ESTADO DEL ARTE DEL TEMA Obligatoria PLANIFICACIÓN, DISEÑO METODOLOGÍA CIENTÍFICO-TECNOLÓGICO Y GESTIÓN DE I+D+I Obligatoria APRENDIZAJE DE TÉCNICAS, MATERIALES Y MÉTODOS Obligatoria OBTENCIÓN DE RESULTADOS I Obligatoria OBTENCIÓN DE RESULTADOS II Obligatoria DISCUSIÓN Y CONCLUSIONES Obligato... [-]
Spain Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
September 2019
Spanish
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
UAEU United Arab Emirates University

The degree of Doctor of Philosophy(Ph.D.) in Animal Science shall represent the attainment of a high level of scholarship and achievement in coursework and independent re ... [+]

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Concentration: Animal Science

The degree of Doctor of Philosophy(Ph.D.) in Animal Science shall represent the attainment of a high level of scholarship and achievement in coursework and independent research. The Doctor of Philosophy in Animal Science is designed to prepare students for academic or research-based careers. Graduate students are expected to excel in research, teaching, extension activities and develop professionally. Independent and original research is an important part of the graduate program and forms a basis for a graduate thesis. The research shall represent an original contribution to human knowledge in the particular academic field and is presented in a written research dissertation of a publishable standard. The document shall also demonstrate the candidate’s acquaintance with the literature of the field and the proper selection and execution of research methodology. The program covers the following areas: Animal growth and development, nutrition, breeding and genetics, physiology, production and management of ruminants and poultry, and animal well-being and behavior.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Al Ain
August 2020
Full-time
Part-time
4 years
Campus