School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Our mission

    The School of Veterinary Medicine aims to inspire and educate veterinary professionals who will advance veterinary medicine to meet the needs of a changing world.

    Find out more about us.

  • Changing opinions on animal ageing

    Vet School research casts doubts on the view that animals always lose neurons as they age.

    Learn more.

  • Do you want to be a vet?

    Surrey offers an innovative five-year Veterinary Medicine & Science degree.

    Discover more.

  • Explore our Vet School buildings

    Our state-of-the-art new facilities will open in autumn 2015.

    Take a virtual tour.

  • Veterinary School

Vet School Highlights

Head of School's welcome


As the UK's newest School of Veterinary Medicine, we are creating a vet school that is different.



Professor Chris Proudman, Head of School of Veterinary Medicine

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Why study Veterinary Medicine & Science at Surrey?

Top reasons to join our Vet School.

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Vet School building update

View the latest pictures of the construction of our pioneering £45m School of Veterinary Medicine.

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Featured News

Research News


Partnerships underpin the University of Surrey School of Veterinary Medicine. The initial concept for a new vet school that capitalised on pre-existing community and professional links among academics and clinicians was the idea of key individuals in our foundation partner group.

The early development of the School has been supported by the passion, knowledge and dedication of our founding partners. As the School has evolved, additional strategic partnerships have been developed to increase opportunities for teaching and research ensuring our students obtain the widest range of experiences in their studies.

Key Strategic Partners

Reflecting the variety of roles that vets play in society, we are proud to work in close cooperation with a range of other key supporting partners in veterinary clinical education. Through joint appointments, ongoing research links and provision of student placements, this diverse group helps us to prepare our graduates for successful and challenging careers:


Study at Surrey

Undergraduate Study

  • Veterinary Biosciences

    BSc (Hons)

    On our Veterinary Biosciences degree programme, you will explore the science behind animal health and disease, including the interface with human health – issues which make headline news and have

  • Veterinary Medicine & Science


    With a forward-thinking approach to veterinary education, our research-led degree programme will provide you with an inspiring educational experience and equip you to excel in the dynamic field of

Postgraduate Study

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Find us on campus

Duke of Kent Building, Level 5
University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey
GU2 7XH, United Kingdom