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Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health MSc/Diploma/Certificate

Royal Veterinary College

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • Study mode

    Distance/online

  • University Ranking

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  • Subject Ranking

    97th

    (Biological Sciences)
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  • Qualification

    Master of Science

  • Application deadline

    15-Dec-19

  • Start date

    SEP-19, FEB-20

Course Summary

This course graduates find that the international recognition and prestige of their degree opens doors and creates opportunities in their careers. We understand the difficulties many people face with full-time study and have joined forces with the University of London International Programmes, to offer study by distance learning. The offering includes an MSc, Postgraduate Diploma and Postgraduate Certificate. The programme aims to provide you with: an understanding of the role of veterinary epidemiology and economics in the design and delivery of effective livestock services; knowledge of risk analysis approaches in food safety and how human health can be protected through control of zoonotic diseases; skills in basic and advanced statistical methods in order to undertake epidemiological investigations and disease modelling.

The programme aims to provide animal health specialists, scientists and public health specialists with an understanding of the conceptual basis of veterinary epidemiology and public health. Our graduates find that the international recognition and prestige of their degree opens doors and creates opportunities in their careers. Graduates of the programme are employed in a variety of organisations including the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra), university veterinary faculties and international organisations including the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and World Health Organization (WHO).

Tuition Fees

This section explains how much you will need to pay in tuition fees to study this course at this university. Fees vary by country of residence so make sure you select which country of residence applies to you.

£13,490 overall cost

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More info:

Postgraduate Diploma: £8,015 Postgraduate Certificate: £4,215

University information

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About this University

The Royal Veterinary College (RVC) is the UK's largest and longest-established independent veterinary school, and a constituent college of the University of London. Offering programmes in veterinary medicine, veterinary nursing and biological sciences, the RVC is consistently in the Complete University Guide's top ten for veterinary medicine. The RVC achieved Gold status for its teaching (TEF 2017) and holds full accreditation from AVMA, EAEVE, RCVS and AVBC – allowing graduates to work all over the world.

Address

Royal Veterinary College, University of London

Royal College Street

Westminster

NW1 0TU

UNITED KINGDOM