60 months
8600 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Veterinary Medicine program at the Near East University is studying a multidimensional profession requiring knowledge and skills about animal health and veterinary science in particular, as well as animal breeding, animal husbandry, animal nutrition, environmental health and protection, biodiversity and production of biological materials.


Profile of the Programme

The Veterinary Medicine program at the Near East University aims to train students with more information on certain topics as directed by the World Veterinary Association (WVA), European Association of Establishments for Veterinary Education (EAEVE) and Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE).

During the first two years, students are trained for basic veterinary sciences and preclinical sciences. For the second two years they are trained for food safety and control, animal husbandry, breeding and nutrition, communicable diseases, public health, and veterinary legislation. Starting from the fourth year spring term and continuing on the fifth year fall term clinical subjects with more emphasis on farm animal medicine, companion animal medicine, and poultry medicine are taught.Last or the tenth semester of the education is dedicated as internship and composed of only practicle training in clinical sciences, food hygiene and tehcnology, and animal husbandry, breeding and nutrition subjects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Medical Biology
  • Medical Physics
  • Animal Rights and Welfare
  • Genetics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines




300 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Any of the following certificates or diplomas are accepted
  • General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) Exam results
  • International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) Exam results
  • International Baccalaureate Exam results
  • American College Testing (ACT) Exam results
  • Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) Exam results
  • Tawjihi Exam results ( for Jordanian and Palestinian students)
  • Baccalaureate Exam results ( for Lebanese, Iraqi and Syrian students)
  • Diploma Debirestan” Exam results (for Iranian students)
  • Higher Secondary Certificate Exam results ( for Pakistani, Indian and Bangladesh students)
  • WAEC/NECO Exam results (for Nigerian students)
  • GAOKAO Exam results (for Chinese students)
  • High School Diploma (for all other Overseas students)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8600 EUR per year during 60 months.

Living costs for Mersin

1360 - 1850 TRY /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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