Studying

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.

A few good reasons to study with us:

  • Flexible learning throughout the year to match busy working lives.
  • Complements the timetable of MSc Equine Science, which allows you to choose elective courses on Equine Behaviour and Welfare.
  • Build a personal portfolio of clinical and non-clinical skills and knowledge.
  • Demonstrate commitment to a chosen clinical specialty.
  • Great mentoring and online discussion from teachers and researchers who are specialists in their field.
  • Access to high quality interactive online resources/e-journals and online textbooks.
  • Gain a distinguished postgraduate qualification.
  • Develop and enhance transferrable technological skills in digital learning environments.

Further information on studying online is available form the Online Learning Unit.