University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Veterinary Surgery

This programme comprises a taught component of 1 year and 1 or more major research projects over a minimum of a further 2 years. The aim of the programme is to develop research and clinical excellence in veterinary-qualified staff and engage veterinarians from clinical practice into research. Students are expected to complete taught modules at Master's level in research methods, critical appraisal of literature and research planning. In addition students are required to submit a research thesis. Junior Clinical Training Scholars (Interns) are registered on a Postgraduate Certificate (PGCert) in either Veterinary Medicine or Veterinary Surgery. This course provides appropriate focused training in the candidates chosen clinical subject area. This is facilitated by appropriate exposure to clinical case load and scholarly activity, including the submission of a clinically-based research project, clinical portfolio and clinical case report.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
DVetMed Full-time September 2017 - 3 years
MVetMed Full-time September 2017 - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Sutton Bonington Campus Loughborough LE12 5RD East Midlands

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