Veterinary Medicine & Surgery Degree (5 year)

Information on the Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine & Surgery 5 year programme.

Key Information

  • Qualification: Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine & Surgery (Hons)

  • UCAS code: D100

  • Institution Code: E56
  • Study Mode: Five years full-time
  • Course Location: Easter Bush Campus, Edinburgh EH25 9RG
  • Start Date: September

Programme Information

The five-year undergraduate degree is our main route into veterinary medicine. The five-year Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery (BVM&S) degree will prepare you for many aspects of the veterinary profession.

Key Information Set

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Academic Requirements

All the following should be gained at the first attempt and in one set of exams

Non Academic Requirements

Find out about non academic requirements for the 5 year programme.

Fees and Funding

Details on tuition fees for all BVM&S students can be found on the Scholarships and Student Funding Services website.

2019 Entry Application Calendar

Key dates in the 2018 entry application process.

How to apply

All applications for admission should be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS)

Edinburgh Interview

The aim of veterinary school selection is to select those with the best combination of aptitude for veterinary medicinal training and academic ability.

Career Prospects

Our Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery (BVM&S) has a very high employment rate post qualification.

BVM&S Programme Brochure

View or download our guide to applying for the five-year undergraduate degree

Example Year 1 timetable

Our teaching philosophy is based on an optimum and unique blend of modern and traditional methods drawn from best practice and supported by our outstanding teaching facilities.