Veterinary medicine and science

Animals are a part of all our lives, in ways great and small. The science of animal health and disease, and its link with human health, is at the heart of many issues in the world today and has a global social and economic impact. 

By joining us at Surrey:

  • You can train to become a qualified vet on our veterinary medicine and science course, which has been designed in collaboration with our partnership of veterinary practices and scientific research institutes
  • You’ll have access to our multi-million pound facilities, including our Veterinary Clinical Skills Centre, Veterinary Pathology Centre and Innovation for Health Learning Laboratory
  • You’ll learn from lecturers who are registered veterinary practitioners or bioscientists, who bring their experience into the classroom
  • You'll have great graduate prospects - 96 per cent of our undergraduates and 100 per cent of our postgraduates are in employment or further study (Graduate Outcomes survey 2022, HESA)
  • You’ll be able to study on courses highly ranked in the UK:

Students and graduates

Students and graduates

Studentships

Pathogens and host defences doctoral training partnership studentships

Funding information:

​UKRI-aligned stipend (£15,609 pa for 2021-22), approved University of Surrey/Sussex fees and a research budget.Six of these project are jointly funded (50:50) by the University of Surrey and one of the strategic partners (the Pirbright Institute or the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory). The collaborative projects between the Universities of Surrey and Sussex are funded 100% by one of the two universities; one each.

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences studentships

Funding information:

​UKRI-aligned stipend (£17,668 pa for 2022-23), approved University of Surrey fees and a research budget.

China Scholarship Council-Surrey Awards

Funding information:

Successful candidates will receive full cover of their tuition fee for overseas students for a duration of up to 48 months. Successful candidates will also receive a stipend as prescribed by the Chinese government, and international round trip air fare between China and the UK.