Royal Veterinary College, University of London

Royal Veterinary College, University of London

One Health (Infectious Diseases)

The course aims to recognise the relationship between health and disease at the human, animal and environment interfaces and has become an important focus in both medical and veterinary science. It promotes a �whole of society� treatment of health hazards and a systemic change of perspective in the management of risk.

Entry requirements

A 1st or 2nd class Honours degree in veterinary or biological science, statistics, and relevant postgraduate experience are all encouraged to apply. Other experience may also be considered. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0 (with a minimum 6.5 in each component).

Course modules

Modules include: Introduction; endemic diseases; emerging diseases; animal health economics; prevention of infectious diseases; applied risk and assessment management; contingency planning and communication.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by: examination; oral examination; assignment; project report.

Sponsorship information

British Council; charitable foundations; overseas/EU institutions or funding bodies.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 1,030 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 17,420 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years
PgDip Full-time £ 3,850 per Academic year (home fees) 7 months
PgDip Full-time £ 10,520 per Academic year (overseas fees) 7 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Camden Campus Camden NW1 0TU South East

Key information

Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
020 7468 5147