The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

MSc International Animal Welfare, Ethics and Law

MSc International Animal Welfare, Ethics and Law

About the programme

Animal behaviour and welfare
Information on our MSc in International Animal Welfare, Ethics and Law, an online learning programme, run using methods supported by the University’s award-winning online learning environments in collaboration with SRUC.

How to apply

International Animal Welfare
Information for prospective students on how to apply for the programme.

Postgraduate Professional Development

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Postgraduate Professional Development is a new way of learning from The College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, aimed at working professionals who want to advance their knowledge through a postgraduate-level course, without the time- or financial-commitment of a full Masters, Diploma or Certificate.

Studying online

Enhancing employability
The programme will use the University’s award winning online learning environments, which includes video podcasts, web based discussion forums and expert tuition.

Fees and funding

Information on the fees and funding options for this course.

Why study with us?

R(D)SVS was the first UK veterinary school to offer an on-campus Applied Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare Masters in 1990, and has continued to strengthen its partnership with the SRUC to build a team of internationally acclaimed animal welfare specialists.

Potential careers

There are many prospects for employment of International Animal Welfare, Ethics and Law graduates.

Frequently asked questions

Answers to frequently asked questions about the programme.

Student testimonials

Feedback from our students past and present.