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B.Sc. On Campus

(Hons) Bioveterinary Science

University of Lincoln

36 months
15900 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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The BSc (Hons) Bioveterinary Science degree at University of Lincoln combines key concepts in animal science with relevant laboratory, field, and computer analysis. 

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Students are introduced to the processes surrounding animal health including life histories of pathogens and parasites, infection and immunity, preventative measures, diagnosis, and treatments. There is the opportunity to study these issues in a range of animal species, including exotic, companion, livestock and wild animals, as well as in humans.

Students also have the option of a field trip in their final year as part of the optional 'Overseas Field Course' module. This will provide the opportunity to do research in a novel environment and to study local plants and animals. Destinations may vary, but have previously included the cloud forests of Ecuador, the Mankwe Wildlife Reserve in South Africa, and Peniche in Portugal.


This BSc (Hons) Bioveterinary Science degree at University of Lincoln  aims to prepare graduates for a range of careers in animal-related professions. These include roles in research and development, technical support, and sales of animal pharmaceuticals, vaccines, and nutrition products, as well as in animal health, laboratory diagnostics, toxicology, forensics, wildlife parks, and zoos. Many students continue to study at Master’s and PhD level, and some go on to veterinary medicine.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Comparative Anatomy and Physiology of Animals 
  • Health and Disease  
  • Behaviour and Welfare 
  • Research Methods for the Life Sciences  
  • Animal Health and Disease 
  • Data Skills for the Life Sciences 
  • Immunology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GCE Advanced Levels: BBB, to include a grade B in Biology or Chemistry.
  • International Baccalaureate: 30 points overall to include Higher Level grade 5 in Biology or Chemistry.
  • BTEC Extended Diploma in Animal Management/Applied Science*: Distinction, Distinction, Merit.
  • *not all modules are accepted. Please contact our Admissions team for further information (
  • BTEC Diploma Applied Science acceptable with other qualifications. Please contact our Admissions team for further information (
  • Access to Higher Education Diploma: 45 Level 3 credits with a minimum of 120 UCAS Tariff points, including 40 points from 15 credits in Biology or Chemistry.
  • Applicants will also need at least three GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above, which must include English, Maths and Science. Equivalent Level 2 qualifications may also be considered.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15900 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Lincoln

660 - 1140 GBP /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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