Royal Veterinary College

The Royal Veterinary College (RVC) includes a vibrant and growing postgraduate community. Taught courses and research degrees cover a wide range of specialist subjects, each contributing to the improvement of the treatment, understanding and welfare of animals in all areas of society, across the world.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

547 postgraduate students in 2017–18

Mode of study

  • Full Time 42%
  • Part Time 58%


  • UK 86%
  • EU 7%
  • Other 7%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Veterinary Medicine 105 365 470
Education 0 60 60
Agriculture & Forestry 0 20 20

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

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