Applications for Melbourne Veterinary School in Australia for the 2016 intake are officially open!
The Melbourne DVM program commenced in 2011 in Australia. Prior to this, the University of Melbourne offered a veterinary science professional degree at the undergraduate level. The DVM is a four-year, master’s level course that enables entry into the veterinary profession.
The four-year, graduate-entry Melbourne DVM degree offers veterinary students the best possible preparation for twenty-first century careers in a rapidly changing and increasingly global workforce. Students can expect to learn the latest theory and practice, with plenty of practical hands-on experience, taught by a team of leading veterinarians.
Program: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM)
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Semester intake: Late February/early March
Duration: 4 years
Application deadline: TBC. For the 2015 intake, the application deadline was December 23, 2014.
Eligible applicants must have completed
- an undergraduate science degree (minimum three-year degree with majors in Agriculture, Animal Science, Biochemistry, Biomedicine, Physiology or Zoology); and
- prerequisite subjects including at least one semester of study in each of cell biology or general biology, and biochemistry.
The University of Melbourne may conduct interviews in order to clarify aspects of an applicant’s application, and students may be asked to provide references or evidence to demonstrate their interest in a veterinary career.