BVSc Veterinary Science: Accelerated Graduate Entry (D102)
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New course for 2019
We can only accept applications for BVSc Veterinary Science: Accelerated Graduate Entry through UCAS.
We guarantee full and fair consideration to all applications received by 15 October, which is the standard UCAS application deadline for veterinary courses in the UK. However, we will also consider any late application beyond this date as long as the course is open to new applications on UCAS Search. The course may remain open to new applications until 15 January 2019 at the latest, but may close early if places have been filled.
|Course duration||4 year(s) full-time|
Additional fees: Student should be aware that vacation extra mural studies (EMS) is a mandatory component of any UK veterinary curriculum. These may incur transport and accommodation costs.Further information on tuition fees, living costs and financial support.
|Location of course||Langford campus, Placements|
|Part-time study||Part-time study is not available for this course|
About BVSc Veterinary Science: Accelerated Graduate Entry
The Bristol Graduate Entry BVSc is an accelerated, four-year veterinary degree. The first two years are delivered through case-based, tutor-facilitated teaching and learning. This is a distinctive student-led approach that sets the programme apart from other graduate entry programmes in the UK.
In the bespoke first and second years of the course you will study the integrated structure and function of animals, principles of disease, clinical veterinary science and professional studies.
Years three and four will integrate with the final two years of our five-year BVSc Veterinary Science degree, which will further develop your skills in clinical sciences and professional studies.
Bristol Veterinary School at Langford is a rural campus that boasts first-class clinical facilities alongside farm animal, small animal and equine practices on-site, allowing you to gain experience of working on first opinion cases on farms and in clinics.
See a list of all Veterinary Science degrees at Bristol, and find more information about the course, assessment and career prospects.
Typical offer for BVSc Veterinary Science: Accelerated Graduate Entry - applicants must meet one of the following
|International qualifications||Accepted international qualifications|
The following degrees from the University of Bristol can be accepted for entry: Applied Anatomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical Science, Cancer Biology and Immunology, Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Chemistry, Medical Microbiology, Neuroscience, Pharmacology, Physics, Physiology, Psychology, Veterinary Nursing and Bioveterinary Science, Veterinary Nursing and Companion Animal Behaviour (from 2022), Virology and Immunology, Zoology. We will also consider applications with these degree titles from any UK university.
Bioveterinary Science and Marine Biology from any UK university are also accepted for entry.
We will accept Mathematics degrees from the University of Bristol. Mathematics degrees from other institutions or other science-related degree courses, including those achieved overseas, may also be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Applicants must also meet these requirements
|GCSE profile requirements||Profile:|
Standard numeracy requirement (C in GCSE Maths or equivalent) and
Standard literacy requirement (C in GCSE English or equivalent)
Further information about GCSE requirements and profile levels.
|English language requirements||If English is not your first language, you need to meet this profile level:
Further information about English language requirements and profile levels.
|Additional requirements||Undergraduate bachelors level degree (First or 2:1 or equivalent) in a relevant science subject. |
Work experience is required, please see the Admissions statement.
Please note, the UKCAT is not a requirement.
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Phone: +44 (0)117 394 1649
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