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Intercalated Bioveterinary Sciences (One Year), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #401 (WUR) London, United Kingdom
The Intercalated BSc Bioveterinary Sciences programme is aimed at second and third-year veterinary and medicine undergraduates with a strong interest in research.
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The programme allows participants to develop their interests in cutting-edge scientific research and aims to equip students with the following:

  • A passion for biomedical research within the context of a diverse range of species
  • An appreciation of the fundamental principles of bioveterinary disciplines
  • An understanding of the complexity of comparative biology

Our students come from many different schools, backgrounds and countries all sharing common goals; a strong ambition to succeed in the veterinary field and a desire to improve animal health and welfare.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    60 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Advanced Concepts in Biobusiness          
  • Endocrine & Metabolic Syndromes          
  • Parasitology of Tropical Human & Veterinary Diseases          
  • Practical Investigative Biology          
  • Advanced Concepts in Reproduction          
  • Development and Disease          
  • Advanced Skeletal Pathobiology          
  • Epidemiology: The Big Picture          
  • Genetics in Action          
  • Applied Molecular Microbiology  
  • Animal Behaviour & Welfare

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

Entry Requirements:
  • Veterinary undergraduates from all UK and EU veterinary schools are eligible, as well as Medicine undergraduates from UK/EU medical schools. 
  • Intercalation is normally considered between second- and third-year, or third- or fourth-year. 
  • Academically-speaking, applicants will need to pass the year they are currently undertaking, and historical performance will be considered as part of the assessment. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19130 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19130 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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