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


Quantifying the risk of exposure to microplastics in meat and farm animals in the UK

Funding information:

Funding will cover University tuition fees at the UK rate for three years and a stipend for three years at RCUK levels (£15,000 per year). The PhD studentship is expected to commence in July 2022.