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When is right to apply for Vet Med 2018?

My daughter will be taking her A levels at the end of 2017, and would like to study Veterinary Medicine in 2018. When should we submit the application as an international student, and which website should we be using? Any suggestions on recommended universities?
Answered by Alison Patterson
Hello Lowena,

She should should apply through UCAS in September 2017 for entry in September 2018.

Look at:

Universities offering the course are listed at:

The list above includes a couple of courses that do not lead to qualification to practise, so read the information carefully.

Read the information about course entry requirements. You will see that related work experience is vital as evidence of commitment and understanding of the profession.

For more information, read the university websites. Your daughter might find that the style of teaching and assessments of some courses appeals to her more than others. You might also make a decision based on the location of universities. Look at:

I hope this helps!

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