University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

Veterinary Medicine

The university department undertakes research encompassing basic and applied biomedical and veterinary sciences, ranging from molecular sciences to whole animal research, clinical science and comparative medicine; research activities are sub-divided into 4 key themes: infection and immunity (bacterial pathogenesis, virology, disease dynamics and epidemiology); neurosciences (nervous system repair, cell biology of the nervous system and prion studies); genetics (canine and comparative inherited disease genetics and oncogenetics); pathobiology of whole organisms (animal welfare, physiology and clinical sciences).

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or overseas equivalent; applicants whose 1st language is not English must demonstrate competence in English (IELTS overall band score 7.0 with not less than 7.0 in speaking, listening and writing and 6.5 in reading, or other acceptable test).

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a thesis and oral examination.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,626 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,626 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,626 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,626 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 25,104 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,626 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 25,104 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,626 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,626 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,626 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cambridge University Cambridge CB2 1TN East of England

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