University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Veterinary Science

The aims of the programme are to provide advanced training in infectious disease, disease ecology and conservation and veterinary public health, so that graduates can play a major role in these disciplines, including policy development; to equip graduates to play a key role in research, industry or government in priority areas such as food security and in vivo biology; to foster and develop skills in veterinary and general research methodology; to help students develop real skills for the real world including communication, knowledge exchange, critical evaluation and analysis and to foster understanding, development and application of policy, along with an appreciation of the global impact of the subject area. Students can choose from pathways including: veterinary parasitology; epidemiology; infection and disease control; infection and immunity; conservation science.

Entry requirements

The programme is primarily intended for veterinary graduates and intercalating veterinary and medical students and graduates of appropriate biological science degrees wishing to follow a career in animal sciences; successful completion of a recognised veterinary degree; successful completion of an appropriate biological sciences Honours degree at 2nd class Honours or higher from a recognised university; the appropriateness of the degree content is judged by programme teaching time on the basis of the application; applicants should include a personal statement with their application; applicants should have English Language TOEFL score of 600/250 or IELTS score of 6.5 is also a pre-requisite.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,300 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 15,700 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Liverpool L3 5PS North West

Key information

PG Recruitment
Telephone number: 
0151 794 5927