Veterinary Medicine BVMS

University of Edinburgh

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Course info

UCAS CODE D100
This five-year Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery (BVM&S) programme will prepare you for many aspects of the veterinary profession.Graduating from this programme will make you eligible for registration with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS). You will then be able to practice veterinary medicine in the UK.At the end of your 2nd, 3rd or 4th year, you can look into interrupting your undergraduate studies for a year to take an Intercalated BSc (Hons) Vet Sci degree.How ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
75th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
12th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
2nd

Start date and duration

Start date
12-SEP-22
Full Time
5 Years

Veterinary Medicine and Dentistry

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 94 = 6% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Veterinary Medicine and Dentistry graduate salary at this uni
£28,000
UK Veterinary Medicine and Dentistry graduate salary
£28,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, September 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Veterinary Medicine and Dentistry

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
99%
Chemistry
98%
Mathematics
75%
Physics
27%
Geography
11%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£1,820 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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Latest Veterinary Medicine reviews

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Gertie
25 May 21

Veterinary Medicine BVMS

Fantastic . I loved almost every second of it. No regrets . If come back here time and time again. I pinch myself at...
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Bettie
07 Dec 18

Veterinary Medicine BVMS

Great - fantastic - my room is pretty cold in...

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How Veterinary Medicine students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 16 reviews

5 star 63%
4 star 25%
3 star 6%
2 star 6%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,390 reviews

5 star 32%
4 star 54%
3 star 12%
2 star 1%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

University of Edinburgh

George Square Edinburgh
Edinburgh, City Of
EH8 9JZ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Edinburgh Waverley  0.3 miles away

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