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Veterinary Medicine, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 66 months
University rank #801 (QS) Warsaw, Poland
At Warsaw University of Life Sciences, our mission is to provide a high quality teaching environement and excellent reseach-based teaching, education of Veterinary Medicine graduates able to handle wide variety of health, welfare and management problems with farm and companion animals. 
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To undertake high quality research to support the teaching process as well as postgraduate and continuing education. To provide veterinary care for all species of animals by Faculty clinics.

We offer a bachelor degree in Vererinary Medicine at Warsaw University of Life Sciences. Our educational objective is to provide a curriculum and the instructional resources necessary to enable students to obtain the professional title of lekarz weteryanrii (brit. Veterinary Surgeon; am. Doctor of Veterinary Medicine). The Faculty has sought to develop a curriculum that provides a strong foundation in veterinary medical scinces. It is expected that graduates will be well versed in fundamentals of veterinary medical sciences and will be able to meet the professional challenges they will encounter throughout their career.

Brief programme of studies

  • The five&half-year degree programme consists of a total of 75 obligatory courses and electives. 
  • The diploma is received after passing all exams. Each academic year is divided into two semesters with a substantial winter and summer break. 
  • This programme is intensive, with students taking roughly 860-hour classes (60 ECTS) per year.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 66 months
  • Credits
    330 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • First year: students develop a basic understanding of the life sciences underpinning veterinary medicine and become familiar with veterinary and medical terms. 
  • Second year: students delve more deeply into the life sciences, particularly anatomy, physiology and veterinary immunology. In this year students begin studying microbiology and learn about animal breeding and nutrition.
  • Third year: students have mastered all basic courses and enter the precilinical courses. Students are exposed to imaging diagnostics principles and focus on clinicl diagnostics and public health protection.
  • Fourth year: students continue practising in the field, focusin ob a variety of animals, from fish, accompanying animals to ruminants and swine.
  • Fifth and Sixth year: contagious and internal disease and surgery techniques become a main focus as students investigate various animal disease and learn about animal obstetrics and gynecology. 

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Once an applicant has been admitted to the university, the registration fee must be paid, and no later than 31st August each year. The registration fee secures an eligible students a place in the programme. sicen a limited number of opening are available for each academic year, preference is given to students who submit their payments early. 
  • Qualification based on entry exams (chemistry and biology, multiple choice test in English) organized by FVM and IMS in different countries. Applicatns with Bachelor degree or Master of Science degree in Biology, Animal Sciences or equivalent may be accepted without entry exams.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8400 EUR per year and a duration of 66 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8400 EUR per year and a duration of 66 months.
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Living costs for Warsaw

  • 2247 - 3800 PLN/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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