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Bachelor of Veterinary Science

Make a difference to animal health and welfare with JCU’s emphasis on rural and tropical practice.

5 stars for overall experience*

87.4% of students were satisfied with the quality of their education *Good Universities Guide, UG study area 2020

No.1 in Australia

No.1 employment rates^ ^GUG 2020

Critical care

Ethical theory and practice

Location

Commencing

  • Townsville: February

Fees

$10,628.00+

+estimated annual Commonwealth Supported Fee

Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
Fee deferral and scholarships available if eligible

Duration

5 years full-time

Entry Requirements

English, Maths B, Chemistry (4,SA)

English, Mathematical Methods, Chemistry (Units 3/4,C)

Recommended Knowledge

Biology (Units 3/4,C)

QTAC Codes

  • 317051

Course detail

Real stories

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    Student

    Zoe Walker

    Bachelor of Veterinary Science

    I think what really makes this degree special is the staff. They are so incredibly passionate about helping you to become a good vet and they really go above and beyond for you. I also had the opportunity to be a student volunteer at the Equine Veterinarians Australia conference, which was a great experience.

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    Student

    Aaron Lau

    Bachelor of Veterinary Science

    The best part of the degree has definitely been all the places it has taken me. The rural focus really pushed me to explore parts of the country that I never would have otherwise travelled to. This degree has given me an appreciation of the myriad possibilities there are for vet work in this country.

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    International Student - Solomon Islands

    Joyce-Elisabeth Anita

    Bachelor of Veterinary Science

    With the amount of hands-on training that I have undertaken on campus and in the rural regions, I feel confident and prepared for my future career. I believe that this degree is helping me develop skills that are vital to my career development and success.