Research course

Veterinary Medicine

University of Glasgow · College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent.

Months of entry


Course content

We are ranked 2nd in the UK for Animal Science as well as Veterinary Medicine by the Times & Sunday Times Good University Guide.

We offer PhD research programmes in:

  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Veterinary Clinical Studies (covering medicine & surgery)
  • Veterinary Infection & Immunity
  • Veterinary Animal Production & Public Health
  • Veterinary Companion Animal Sciences
  • Veterinary Epidemiology
  • Animal Health

Information for international students

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic module (not General Training)

  • 6.5 with no sub-test under 6.0.
  • Tests must have been taken within 2 years 5 months of start date. Applicants must meet the overall and subtest requirements using a single test.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    36-48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    60 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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